Vibration

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  • Vibration white finger

    Type:
    Employment glossary

    Definition from the XpertHR glossary.

  • Date:
    6 December 2007
    Type:
    Legal timetable

    The Regulations implement Directive 2002/44/EC on the minimum health and safety requirements regarding the exposure of workers to the risks arising from physical agents (vibration). They apply to UK ships wherever they may be and non-UK ships in UK waters. The Regulations impose duties on employers to protect workers who may be exposed to risk from exposure to vibration at work.

  • When is hand-arm vibration hazardous?

    Type:
    FAQs

  • Employer cleared of vibration-CTS "knowledge"

    Date:
    1 October 1999
    Type:
    Law reports

    In Walker v Wabco Automotive UK Ltd, the Court of Appeal overturns damages awarded to a woman for a work-related upper-limb disorder after it finds that her employers could not have been expected to anticipate that the use of vibrating tools could lead to carpal tunnel syndrome.

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