RedVector RVTN-2761

Back Injury Prevention for Retail Stores

Back Injury Prevention for Retail Stores

0.25 hr. Online Course

Level: Fundamental

Item#: RVTN-2761

SME: Safety Network

Back injuries are one of the most common injuries in retail stores, but they are entirely preventable. Safe lifting techniques are vital in a retail environment due to the wide range of lifting challenges. This program stresses preparation, technique and fitness as the keys to back injury prevention.Topics covered also include:The importance of stretching and warming upHow to prevent strain, stress or injurySafe lifting and material handling techniquesThe meaning of the Lever Principle