July Inservice Post Test By rbbadmin July Inservice Post Test Name 1. Ergonomics means fitting the job or task to the worker, not fitting the worker to the task. True False2. Injuries may be caused over time by repeated exposure to a combination or risk factors. True False3. Which of the following can cause or contribute to injury? Awkward posture Excessive force Repetition All of the above4. 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. True False5. Who is responsible for safety and wellness in the workplace? The administrator Maintenance The SDC nurse Everyone6. Ergonomic principles in combination with _______ will reduce risk of injury. A little luck A positive attitude Good health Proper body mechanics7. What do we need to keep in mind when lifting? Keep back straight Avoid twisting Keep the load to be lifted close to you Keep feet shoulder-width apart to provide base of support Bend your knees All of the above8. Gait belts, mechanical lifts, sliding boards should be used when possible to decrease strain on the worker. True False9. When lifting, you should use the muscles in your back and arms to avoid use of leg muscles. True False Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.