Upper Limb Disorders: Risk Assessment of Repetitive Tasks – London, 10 December 2014

Date and location

Wednesday 10 December 2014, 57 North Wharf Rd, Paddington Basin, London W2 1LA

Event overview

This course will equip you with the knowledge to use the ART tool to help recognise, assess, and reduce upper limb disorder risks in your organisation.

The course will benefit those already involved in workplace MSD risk management (e.g. manual handling risk assessments) who wish to expand their knowledge on the topic of upper limb disorders.

The course will cover:

  • Common ULDs and their development
  • Key ULD risk factors
  • ULD risk management (including legal duties)
  • ULD risk assessment using the ART tool
  • Practise using the ART tool with case studies
  • ULD risk controls

Who should attend?

Employers and their representatives who wish to undertake or improve ULD risk assessment and control within their organisation.

Health and safety or occupational health professionals who wish to learn about the ART tool, or further their abilities in this area.

The course is targeted at organisations that carry out some manual production, processing, packaging, packing, and sorting activities. The course will not cover assessment of Display Screen Equipment (DSE).

Previous experience of manual handling risk assessment is beneficial but not required.

further information and booking

A full programme and online booking form can be found on the Upper Limb Disorder – Risk Assessment of Repetitive Tasks event page. Alternatively, you can email HSL Training or call 01298 218806.

Article source: http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-uld-risk-assessment-of-repetitive-tasks.htm