Tyre fitting – fitting and removing wheels: A health and safety solution

How to reduce or eliminate the workplace health and safety risks of manually fitting and removing wheels.

Last updated

Jun 2010

Reading level

easy

File Type and Size

PDF, 422.27 kB

Document Length

2 pages

What it contains

Understanding the correct way to fit and remove wheels can reduce the risk of musculoskeletal injuries. This document explains:

  • how fitting and removing wheels can cause musculoskeletal injuries
  • the types of activities that can increase injuries
  • how to reduce injury risks

At the end of the document, there are also diagrams showing the correct ways to fit and remove wheels.