Vibration Risk

What are the risks when exposed to vibration hazards?

Just 15 minutes of continued use of a power driver demonstrates the effect of poor blood flow around the hand.  For anyone not familiar with the affects of continued exposure to vibration hazards, long-term injuries could be:

Vibration White Finger (VWF)
Bone, tissue and joint damage
Nerve damage

Refer to HSE website for additonal information.

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