INCLUDES STEP BY STEP PICTURES ON PROCEDURES
The resources in this training pack are dedicated to the lifting and manual handling of clients/service users.
PowerPoint 1 Legislation
- Introduction - Background - Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 - The Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1992 (LOLER) - Use of Equipment Manual Handling - Competence - Complying with Legislation and Policies - Summary - Further Information - References
PowerPoint 2 Methods of Manual Handling in Healthcare Settings
- The Legal Framework - Health and Safety Executive Guidance - NHS Back to Work Guidance - Policies in Your Setting - Principles of Effective Manual Handling Teamwork - Transfer - Rolling/Turning - Getting out of Bed - Rolling over in Bed - Other Moving/Positioning - Equipment for Manual Handling - Using Equipment Hoists - Transfer Boards/Sheets - Slideboards - Turndiscs - Monkey Poles - Handling Belts - Hand Blocks - Assessing Equipment - Safe Practice The Importance of Observation - Recording Information - Further information - References
Can be used either in formal lesson/lecture situation or to accompany practical sessions.
- Handling Techniques - Unsafe Handling Techniques - Template General Risk Assessment Form Presentations are fully referenced
Available on CD or as a Download