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Ergonomics for Transportation– How to Prevent Strains, Sprains, and Overexertion

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In Ontario, a large percentage of lost-time injuries is attributable to strains, sprains, and overexertion. Many companies in the transportation sector experience lost-time injuries resulting from overexertion, strains, and sprains that hinder safe productivity and lead to increased costs. If you want to make a bottom-line, fundamental difference in your health and safety program, attend this training program.

 

Program Content

  • Determine how pervasive the ergonomics problem is in the industry.
  • Learn to identify ergonomic issues.
  • Identify ergonomic issues that relate specifically to driving, loading and unloading, and tarping.
  • Implement ergonomic interventions to improve health and safety performance.
  • Obtain ergonomic resources.
  • Develop an ergonomic action plan for your workplace.
 

Who Should Attend?

Workers and employers from the transportation sector who want to learn and identify causes of MSDs.

 
Program
Details
Price Per Participant at
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
1 Day
Member Fee
$169.00
Member Fee
$1,210.00
Max Participants
20
Non-member Fee
$169.00
Non-member Fee
$1,210.00
 
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To inquire about possible dates and enrollment for this course, please contact our Customer Service Department at 1-800-263-5024.

 
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