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The Code of practice from Safework Australia for hazardous manual tasks is 71 pages long! Pages and pages of regulations, definitions, illustrations and let's face it- rules on what a business owner MUST do to control the risks! It’s a cracking read! To summarise-
  • Employees lifting completed trusses and stacking them IS considered a hazardous manual task!
  • Having a team lifting policy- STILL a hazardous manual task!
Solutions-
  • Ignore it- I’ve never had an issue- Why now?
  • Eliminate the risk while at the same time increase your plant productivity and efficiency!