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  1. What are phsiotherapy roles in OHS
    • Injury prevention- manual handling training, workplace assessment, workstation ergonomic assessment, ergonomic assessment and design, pre employment systems
    • - injury management
  2. Legislation
    • OHS act 200
    • manual handling regulation 2007- national occupation and safety commision
    • mannual handling code of practice, 2007-NSW occupation health and safety
  3. What are the employers responsibilites for OHS
    • - ensure that work practices, equipment and working envt are dsigned to prevent manual handling injury
    • - indetify manyal handling tasks that could lead to injury
    • - assess these tasks in consultation with employees
    • - control/ establish effective control measures
  4. What are the employee responsibilites for OHS
    • - use correct manual handling techniques and equipment
    • - perform day to day care of equipment
    • - participate in the risk management process
    • - report any hazards, faulty equipment and injury
    • - comply with workplace policies and safe work practices
  5. Risk assessment
    • - risk idntification
    • - risk assessment
    • - risk control
  6. How do you identify risks
    • - analyse workplace injry records
    • - consult with employees
    • - direct obs

    • When
    • - tasks involve hazardous
    • - employee reports a manual handling hazard
    • - when an injury has occurred
  7. Risk assessment
    • - when to do it
    • - how to do it
    • - who does it
    • - what needs to be considered (person, envt)
  8. Risk Control
    • !- eliminate the task as a risk
    • 2- job design, euqip, rearrange task, improve workplace design, re-organise work practices
    • 3- training people and stretching program
  9. LOOK AT LAB SHEET!
    And lecture if have time
  10. Read over notes from ortho surgeon lectures
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