Last Updated on February 16, 2019 by InfraExam
A new technician has joined the IT team and is about to service a heavy printer. What advice would you give this technician to avoid any injury when transporting the heavy printer to the service area?
- Bend your knees to use the strength in your legs to lift the printer.
- Avoid bending your knees when lifting the printer.
- Bend your back to pick the printer up.
- Use your arms and back to lift the printer.
Explanation:One of the general safety guideline in the workplace should indicate that when a technician needs to lift heavy equipment, the technician should bend the knees and use the strength in legs and knees to avoid injury to the back.