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£144k for recycling company with no safe system of work in place

A recycling company has today been fined after a worker suffered from a back injury after manually moving gantry steps. Preston Crown Court heard how an employee of Suez Recycling and Recovery Limited helped to manually move steps weighing in excess of 950kg at a site in Duckworth Clough, Haslingden, after repair works had taken […]

Manual Handling

Duration: 2½ hours This course is designed for employees at all levels who are required to undertake manual handling activities, to help reduce the risk of manual handling injuries. Course includes: Definition of manual handling and an overview of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 Recognising manual handling hazards and injuries Understanding injuries arising from poor […]

Manual Handling

Duration: 2½ hours This course is designed for employees at all levels who are required to undertake manual handling activities, to help reduce the risk of manual handling injuries. Course includes: Definition of manual handling and an overview of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 Recognising manual handling hazards and injuries Understanding injuries arising from poor […]