Element-8, Manual and Mechanical Handling Hazards and Control,


Course Description

Manual handling hazards and Injuries- Causes of harm in manual handling hazards- a common type of Injuries- Bank injuries- Muscular problems- Hernias- Cuts Abrasions and Bruising- None injuries- Work Related Upper Limb Disorders- Tenosynovitis- Carpal Tunnel syndrome-  Ergonomic assessment Handling of  Risks - Task analysis- Manual Handling Risk Assessment- Safe Weight- Working Environment - The Load - Individual capability- Minimizing the Risk from Manual Handling - The Work Task- carrying the Load- Work Station Design- Change of Level-  PPE- Individual capability- Safe Lifting Handling Techniques- Recognized Techniques for Manual Lifting.

Operation and Maintenance of Mechanical Handling Equipment- Safe System of Work- Safe use and maintenance of specific equipment- Different types of Forklift Trucks operations and hazards- Safe operations with special-purpose Fork Lift Trucks- Pedestrian Operated Load Moving Equipment- Pallet Trucks.

Safe Operations of Lifts and Hoists- Enclosures in the Lifts and hoists- Capacity of Hoist and Lifts- Safety Devices in lifts and Hoists- Operators of Lifts and Hoists- Inspection, Examination and Maintenance- Conveyors safety-

Safety on Belt conveyors, Roller conveyors, Screw conveyors- Different types of Cranes Safety- Safety Operations- Capacity of the Cranes- Load Radius Chart- Automatic Safe Load Indicators- Site conditions- Heavy Mobile crane Safety operations- The Lift Procedure Safe Operations- Requirement of banks-man- Need for periodic Examination and Testing of Lifting Equipment- 


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This course consists of 13 Elements. You can easily finish each Element one by one. You will have revision questions, quizzes and Mock Tests, after finishing each element. I will assure you that you can easily pass this Course if you follow our systematic way of teaching.

This course is prepared by a highly experienced senior professor, a Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering and postgraduate (MS) in HSE and a Qualified OSHA-501 Trainer from the Ministry of Labor, USA.

This course is explained well in simple English with Audios, Videos, Texts and diagrams so that the learner can understand well without any difficulty.

This course is supported by the Instructor. The learner can clear his doubts with the instructor at any time


  • There are NO prerequisites for this course. But Degree or Diploma in Mechanical or Electrical or Civil Engineering is desirable. Science Graduates are also eligible.
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Element-8, Manual and Mechanical Handling Hazards and Control,
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  • 6 Lectures
  • Completion Certificate Sample Certificate
  • Lifetime Access Yes
  • Language English
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