How to work safe in manufacturing
Reminder: Before you start this learning package you need to have completed the general module of WorkSafe SmartMove. So if you haven't, select general module and get to it!
Did you know that every year the manufacturing industry has the largest amount of injuries in WA workplaces? It's a scary statistic but you don't need to be a part of it, if you stick to OSH rules. The manufacturing industry includes work activities such as: woodwork and turning, fabric dying, resin casting or working with fibreglass.
You are about to find out about:
- Hazardous substances
- Manual handling
- Mechanical equipment
- Slips, trips and falls
REMEMBER THINKSAFE SAM
- Spot the hazard
- Assess the risk
- Make the changes
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