Manual Handling Observation Assessment
Manual Handling Training must be given to all staff involved in lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling.
Continued monitoring of staff Manual Handling skills will help identify shortcomings in Manual Handling and enabled targeted training to be designed and implemented before injury Occurs.
The Manual Handling Observation Assessment provides a checklist for individual assessment against the best practice procedures of Manual Handling.
Continued Observation helps maintain a record of training for ongoing staff capability and development