July Inservice Post Test

July Inservice Post Test

Name
1) Ergonomics means fitting the job or task to the worker, not fitting the worker to the task.
2) Injuries may be caused over time by repeated exposure to a combination or risk factors.
3) Which of the following can cause or contribute to injury?
4) When lifting something or someone for the first time, you should try to lift by yourself and ask for help only if the object or person proves to be too heavy for you to manage alone.
5) Who is responsible for safety and wellness in the workplace?
6) Ergonomic principles in combination with _______ will reduce risk of injury.
7) What do we need to keep in mind when lifting?
8) Gait belts, mechanical lifts, sliding boards should be used when possible to decrease strain on the worker.
9) When lifting, you should use the muscles in your back and arms to avoid use of leg muscles.