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Document ID (ISN)112449
CIS number 12-0336
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Title Safe manual handling - Retail industry
Bibliographic information Occupational Safety and Health Council, 19/F China United Centre, 28 Marble Road, North Point, Hong Kong, 2006. 5p. Illus.
Internet access Safe_manual_handling_Retail_industry_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in English]
Abstract This leaflet on safe manual handling in the retail sector addresses safe work postures and workloads, and the use of mechanical aids and fork-lift trucks.
Descriptors (primary) Hong Kong; manual handling; safe working methods; retail trade
Descriptors (secondary) fork-lift trucks; lifting appliances; lumbar column; work posture; safety guides; public OSH institutions
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceHong Kong
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Commerce, services, offices
Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Retail industry
Work posture