Our Hand Arm Vibration Courses
Without the proper protections, long-term use of hand-held and guided power tools can lead to health issues like hand arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) and carpal tunnel syndrome. Learn how to avoid the health complications from... Read More »
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Why is Hand Arm Vibration Training Important?
Thousands of workers use vibrating tools in their day to day jobs, putting them at risk of health complications after extended exposure.
Control measures can lessen this risk considerably, so it's incredibly important that staff know how to protect themselves from the dangers.
What is Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS)?
Along with carpal tunnel syndrome, HAVS is one of the most common health effects of long-term and improper exposure to Hand Arm Vibration.
It's an often painful condition that can lead to loss of function and leave the sufferer disabled. Symptoms include numbness and tingling in the hands and a loss of sensitivity.
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