You will need to comply with this code if you intend to carry out a business or undertaking involving manual tasks.
This code provides practical guidance on how to manage health and safety risks associated with hazardous manual tasks and outlines how to achieve the required standards. This code applies to all workplaces where hazardous manual tasks are carried out and anyone involved in these activities and covers topics including:
- musculoskeletal disorders and hazardous manual tasks
- controlling risks using hierarchy of control
- roles of designers, manufacturers, importers and suppliers.