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COURSE HIGHLIGHTSBack injury prevention for foundry employees
How the back works so you can make safe lifting choices
Causes of backaches and strans
Back Injury Prevention (Foundries) Details
Back Injury Prevention (Foundries) program will explain how the back works so you'll have enough information to make the right choices on how to lift anything safely. According to the National Safety Council and medical research, 20% of backaches are attributed to inflammation such as arthritis, 10% are due to actual back injuries and other miscellaneous causes, 70% result from degeneration of spinal discs. That's right; aging of the spinal disc material causes the most trouble and can cause extreme pain even from routine body motions. We'll also discuss how strains and muscles work so you can prevent these types of back injuries also.
Key Words: Back Injury Prevention, How the Back Works, Lift Safely, Back Injuries, Degeneration of Spinal Discs, Strains and Muscles, Safety Video, Safety Training, Safety DVD.
Runtime: 9 Min.
- Program Outline
- Back Mechanics
- Back Strains
- Back Basics
- Difficult Lifting
WITH PURCHASE OF ANY ENGLISH DVD YOU WILL RECEIVE A FREE WRITTEN MATERIAL CD-Rom. The CD-ROM of written materials may include: Leaders Guides, Questions & Answers, Manuals, and Power Points. Contents vary depending on program.
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