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Physiotherapy: Manual Handling

A subject guide for Physiotherapy from Queen Margaret University

Key texts

Legislation

Health and Safety at Work etc. Act. 1974 [online]. London: HMSO [viewed 2 June 2015]. Available from: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1974/37/pdfs/ukpga_19740037_en.pdf

Health and Safety (Display Screen Equipment) Regulations. 1992 [online]. London: HMSO [viewed 2 June 2015]. Available from: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/1992/2792/made/data.pdf

Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations. 1998 [online]. London: HMSO [viewed 2 June 2015]. Available from: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/1998/2307/made/data.pdf

Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations. 1999 [online]. London: HMSO [viewed 2 June 2015]. Available from: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/1999/3242/pdfs/uksi_19993242_en.pdf

Manual Handling Operations Regulations. 1992 [online]. London: HMSO [viewed 2 June 2015]. Available from: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/1992/2793/made/data.pdf

Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations. 2013 [online]. London: HMSO [viewed 2 June 2015]. Available from: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2013/1471/pdfs/uksi_20131471_en.pdf