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Overview
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Manual Handling Risk Assessment
Jo Sheen Manufacturing Inc. / Jeric Breen / 03 Oct 2018
Inspection score
85.46%
Failed items
2
Created actions
0
Client / Site
Jo Sheen Manufacturing Inc.
Location
550 Bermuda Street, Sta Cruz, Manila, 1014 Metro Manila, Philippines
Conducted on

3rd Oct, 2018

3:25 PM PST

Prepared by
Jeric Breen
Failed items
2
Audit / Lifting and Carrying
unpredictable movement of loads?
High Risk
Notes
Carl supposed to transfer one box of soap at a time to the stock room but he carried 3 boxes instead.
Photos
Audit / Lifting and Carrying
pose a risk to those who are pregnant?
High Risk
Notes
Due to transferring of boxes of soap from the production area to the storage area
Audit
2
85.46%
Preliminary
Task name
Soap packing
Task description (detailed)
Soap packing station is the end production process. Employees are required to transfer boxes weighing 10kg from the production area to storage area.
Load weight
10kg
Frequency of lift
every after 15 mins
Carry distances (if applicable)
20 meters
Personnel involved
Joanne Lagua Carlo Dian Eric Patts Ann Long
Lifting and Carrying
2
85.46%
Do the tasks involve:
holding loads away from torso?
Low Risk
twisting?
Medium Risk
Notes
Carl exerted physical effort to reach the soap.
stooping?
Low Risk
reaching upwards?
N/A
large vertical movement?
Low Risk
long carrying distances?
Low Risk
strenuous pushing or pulling?
N/A
unpredictable movement of loads?
High Risk
Notes
Carl supposed to transfer one box of soap at a time to the stock room but he carried 3 boxes instead.
Photos
repetitive handling?
Low Risk
insufficient rest or recovery?
Low Risk
a work rate imposed by a process?
Low Risk
Are the loads:
heavy?
Low Risk
bulky or unwieldy?
Low Risk
difficult to grasp?
Medium Risk
Notes
Some of the soap boxes doesn't have handles
Photos
unstable or unpredictable?
Low Risk
intrinsically harmful (eg sharp/hot)?
Low Risk
Consider the working environment - Are there:
constraints on posture?
Medium Risk
Notes
Due to repetitive movements.
poor floors?
Low Risk
variations in levels?
Low Risk
hot/cold/humid conditions?
Low Risk
strong air movements?
Low Risk
poor lighting conditions?
Medium Risk
Notes
Flickering lights at the end of storage area
Consider individual capability - Does the job:
require unusual capability?
Low Risk
pose a risk to those with a health problem or a physical or learning difficulty?
Low Risk
pose a risk to those who are pregnant?
High Risk
Notes
Due to transferring of boxes of soap from the production area to the storage area
pose a risk to new workers/young people?
Low Risk
require special information/training?
Low Risk
Regarding protective clothing
Is movement or posture hindered by clothing or personal protective equipment?
No
Is there an absence of the correct/suitable PPE being worn?
No
Work organisation (psychosocial factors)
Do workers feel that there has been a lack of consideration given to the planning and scheduling of tasks/rest breaks?
No
Notes
Schedules are well discussed to all employees
Do workers feel that there is poor communication between managers and employees (eg not involved in risk assessments or decisions on changes in workstation design)?
No
Are there sudden changes in workload, or seasonal changes in volume without mechanisms for dealing with the change?
N/A
Do workers feel they have not been given enough training and information to carry out the task successfully?
No
Completion
Full Name and Signature of Assessor
Jeric Breen
3rd Oct, 2018 4:02 PM PST
Media summary
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