Preventing Back and Other Workplace Injuries

$25.00

The Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) resource library provides health and safety online courses and certificates for different industries to meet the demand in workplace occupational health and safety for a more skilled, competent, and safe workforce. This Library offers over 80 online courses and was designed to meet the different requirements of provincial and federal government legislation as well as to provide an incremental learning path leading towards three competency-based online certificates.

Description

Musculoskeletal injuries are the most common type of lost-time injury.

And, for workers suffering in the late stages, pain and weakness can make it difficult to handle even light duties.

This is a 30-minute course

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Define Musculoskeletal Disorder (MSD),
  • Understand risk factors and common causes of MSD, and
  • Know about proper lifting and carrying techniques that will reduce the risk of MSD.