Tyre fitting – storage of new tyres: A health and safety solution

How to reduce or eliminate the workplace health and safety risks of lifting, lowering and storing tyres.

Last updated

Jun 2010

Reading level

easy

File Type and Size

PDF, 1.66 MB

Document Length

2 pages

What it contains

Understanding the correct way to lift and lower tyres can reduce the risk of musculoskeletal injuries. This document explains:

  • how lifting and lowering tyres 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 lift and store tyres.