Manual Handling Risk Assessment
Assess Manual Handling risks to
reduce common workplace injuries
Current legislation requires an employer to minimize the risk of manual handling injuries to employees. Manual handling injuries are the most common of all workplace injuries. They can result in significant pain and suffering, compensation claims and decreased productivity. They are frequently associated
with extended “return to work” times.
As many manual handling injuries are not visibly obvious, they can also cause morale issues with assertions of “bludging” and “false claims”.
Ensuring your manual handling risks are minimized, will not only cover you in the unlikely event of an incident, but also provide your employees with peace of mind by reassuring them that their workplace is safe and you care about their health.
Correct management of manual handling risks in your workplace can save money and help prevent disputes. Our manual handling risk assessment will:
JTA’s team of OHS/WHS specialists service all Australian cities including Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin and Hobart, also now servicing New Zealand. We also offer Manual Handling Training.
We are really proud of our history and experience in providing
health, safety and noise solutions, and feel that our statistics speak for themselves
Occupational Exposure Assessments
OHS Training Solutions
JTA produced an Occupational Hygiene strategic level plan for the Army charting the way forward for the next five years which was very well received.
Department of Defence
This project has allowed information and verification of potential health hazards to be gathered. This further enhances our knowledge and supports our continuous improvement philosophy.
Mobil Altona Refinery
JTA has been fantastic at learning our business, challenging our practices and working with us to come up with improved solutions. We are looking forward to many more successful projects.
Thank you for conducting the WorkHealth Checks. It was a very worthwhile process and staff appreciated the fact that we translated into real action, a free health and well-being service and initiative that showed care for their welfare.
Glenhuntly Primary School
The Noise Awareness Training was an eye opener. The presenter showed us great tricks on how to wear our PPE properly, explaining that hearing loss is serious and irreversible, causing other health issues. We really enjoyed it, and already see a positive workplace behaviour change.
R.S Conell & Sons Pty Ltd
On site Audiometric assessments were undertaken extremely proficiently and professionally by JTA. All tests were conducted in an efficient and courteous manner, with test results being provided to all attendees on the day and minimal impact on the daily production schedule.