Majority of work-related injuries are a result of poor manual handling in the workplace, with back injuries being the biggest cause of staff absence in the UK.
Training in simple manual handling techniques such as how to move and handle loads safely, and learning the best practices for pushing and pulling large items can significantly reduce the risk of manual handling-related injuries.
Here at 1st Choice, we offer manual handling training courses in and around the UK, designed to help your employees towards a healthier work life.
Once your team has attended our manual handling courses, they will know how to look after their body and move around the workplace with safety and confidence.
Enlisting your team in our manual handling courses is highly beneficial to your business and you’ll begin to notice a reduction in absenteeism and decreased risk of work-related illnesses in the company.