Tyre fitting – wheel dunking: A health and safety solution

How to reduce or eliminate the workplace health and safety risks of manually lifting tyres into a wheel dunking machine.

Last updated

Jun 2010

Reading level

easy

File Type and Size

PDF, 129.3 kB

Document Length

1 page

What it contains

Understanding the correct way to lift wheels into dunking machines can reduce the risk of musculoskeletal injuries. This document explains:

  • how lifting wheels into dunking machines 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 diagrams showing the correct way to lift a wheel into a dunking machine.