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Lifting Safety

Tips To Lift And Carry Safely

Lifting and carrying loads without proper planning or technique can lead to unnecessary injuries, especially of the back. Review the tips below to help prevent unnecessary strains and injuries.

To Pick Up A Load

To Put Down A Load

If a load is too heavy or awkward to manage alone, ask for help.

To Use A Two-Person Lift

If a load is too heavy or awkward for a two-person lift, there may be need for additional equipment or persons to safely lift and move the load.