Safety: Unsafe Assumptions, Part 2

The following safety assumptions can result in excruciating back pain.

Following good safety procedures can sometimes be a headache. But the following safety assumptions can result in excruciating back pain that may dog you for the rest of your life.

  • “I can lift this by myself.” Maybe you can. But are you trying to impress somebody or ensure that you’ll be able to keep coming to work?
  • “It’s not too heavy.” So, you recognize it’s heavy. There’s your red flag to get help lifting or

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