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Tool Box Talk- Manual Slab Handling Safety

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Manual lifting and moving of materials poses a risk of musculoskeletal injuries. These may include back, shoulder and hand/arm injuries. In the stone industry, the risk includes lifting and moving stone slabs in the shop or on the residential or commercial job site. You can avoid serious injury by following these precautions.

Learning Objectives - at the end of this segment you should be able to:

  1. Learn safety hazards that are present when manually moving slabs.
  2. Discuss the proper techniques for lifting and moving slabs.
  3. Review proper PPE requirements before moving slabs at your facility.

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