You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to operate a business where employees are required to undertake hazardous manual tasks. For the purpose of compliance with this Code, a hazardous manual task is a task that requires a person to lift, lower, push, pull, carry or otherwise move, hold or restrain any person, animal or thing involving one or more of the following:
- Repetitive or sustained force;
- High or sudden force;
- Repetitive movement;
- Sustained or awkward posture; or
- Exposure to vibration.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.