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Hand & Arm Vibration Syndrome - Elearning Module
Hand & Arm Vibration Syndrome - Elearning Module


 
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Description
 
Overview:

This module is designed to be an easy to understand practical guide to preventing HAVS - Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome and associated issues in the workplace. It is primarily used for any staff who use vibration causing machinery, such as, power tools and related equipment, machinery or polishing machines etc.

Regular use of vibration causing machinery and equipment can cause a number of hand and arm related injuries which can lead to serious medical conditions. It is vital that training is provided to minimise the risk of developing these conditions.


Contents Include:

What is HAVS?
What are the risks?
Who is most at risk?
What increases the risk?
How to recognise the symptoms
The long term effects of HAVS
Vibration White Finger
Safe use of tools and equipment
Keeping yourself healthy
Minimising the risk
Staying safe