Back injury prevention is a major concern in the construction industry. According to the National Safety Council and medical research, 70% of backaches are the result of degeneration of spinal discs. You probably heard the warning bend your knees and lift with your legs. Back injuries can be prevented, it’s up to you. Take time for safety. This program will explain how the back works so you will have enough information to make the right choices.
Demonstrates how the back functions, correct lifting techniques and back injury prevention techniques. Reduce your chance of back injuries today! (Producer: Digital 2000)