Back Safety – Bent Out of Shape – Supervisor's Safety Script
Topic Focus: Steps to Keep Back Strong and Healthy
Don't Get BENT Out of Shape when Lifting. Avoid Twisting, Bending and Awkward Postures.
Poor lifting techniques are among the most common causes of back pain and injury. However, by following safe lifting procedures, you can substantially lower your risk of suffering such an injury while performing your work.
Hold a safety meeting on the current topic of the month with the accompanying Supervisor's Safety Script. Each script covers the key safety points of the particular topic. There's also space on the reverse side to add your own notes.