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Back Injury Prevention Training- Hoover Health Enterprises, LLC

Onsite

Tags: Safety/Technical

Participants will learn preventative lifting techniques, safe postures and best practices for material handling.

Back Injury Prevention Training- Hoover Health Enterprises, LLC

Who should attend: Public works personnel, school custodian, food service and administrative staff.

One hour training:  Interactive program that combines an overview of the history of orthopedic injury with demonstration and exercise practice. The training is comprised of three sections- a discussion and illustration of the anatomy and physiology of the working spine including an overview of types of back injuries and the importance of proper lifting; a demonstration of proper lifting techniques and a practice session focused on warm-up routines and pre work stretches. Participants will learn preventative lifting techniques, safe postures and best practices for material handling.

Contact your MIIA Risk Manager to discuss requests for specific programming.

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