Basics of MSD Prevention & Hazard Assessment Tools for MSD

$450.00

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Two Workshops in One!

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The Basics of MSD Prevention

  • Understanding the legal and business reasons to prevent MSD
  • Identification of MSD
  • Causes of MSD
  • Current Research and Treatments
  • Basic Risk Assessments for your workplace
  • How to get corporate support for an MSD prevention strategy
  • Identification of the resources and when to use the right resources at the right time

Hazard Assessment Tools for MSD

  • Understand how to perform a thorough hazard assessment
  • Identify the right tool to assess the hazard
  • Practical hands on use and application of the hazard assessment tools
    • RULA, NIOSH Lift, Snook Tables, WISHA, Washington State Checklist, REBA,HAL, Strain Index
  • Identification of the resources and when to use the right resources at the right time

8:30am – 4:30pm

  • Turning assessment information into practical prevention strategies
  • What strategies are effective
  • Examining the research on Ergonomics, Job rotation, Administrative controls
  • Developing a corporate strategy
  • Policy, methods and procedures for establishing programs
  • Building a participative approach
  • Guiding an ergonomics committee
  • Selling ergonomics to the corporation
  • Marketing strategies for ergonomics
  • Identification of the resources and when to use the right resources at the right time

 

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