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Whole body vibration at work

Forest tractor

Whole-body vibration (WBV) is transmitted through the seat or feet of employees who drive mobile machines, or other work vehicles, over rough and uneven surfaces as a main part of their job. Large shocks and jolts may cause health risks including back-pain.

Controlling vibration risks

road vehical

Talk to your workers - and check your vehicles to see if you have a vibration problem.

Controlling vibration risks

Vibration regulations

Tractor

If you encounter a problem the vibration regulations can help you protect your workers.

More about the regulations

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2014-02-19