Repeated exposure to excessive levels of vibration from hand-held power tools can cause serious medical conditions for construction operatives. Considerate constructors who value their workforce’s health and wellbeing will ensure this risk is monitored. See the examples below for how one site addressed this issue:
This simple and cost-effective method alerts operatives to the relative danger of individual tools, ensuring they can easily identify which tools should not be used for prolonged periods of time.
Monitor report. AMS Joint Venture. Suffolk. April 2017.
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