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Alert Level 4 - Updated April 1st

Welsh Government have announced further changes to the national restrictions that are in place.Visit the council’s Newsroom for the latest information.

If your role doesn’t allow you to work from home, or it is deemed essential that you attend your place of work, the social distancing regulations remain unchanged – it is vitally important that you follow these regulations.

For the latest information on Coronavirus, please visit our Coronavirus guidance page.

Keep making a difference

Manual Handling (Objects)

If you have been assigned to volunteer where you will need training in Manual Handling. Please watch the training video in its entirety.

Please also download the documents below for guidance in regards to Manual Handling and the lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling, transporting and supporting of a load.


Manual Handling Safe Working Practice

What Is Manual Handling (Theory) V (580KB, pdf)


Lifting, Carrying & Lowering a Box

SSOW Lifting Carrying Lowering A Box (1MB, pdf)


Lifting & Lowering

SSOW Lifting Lowering (678KB, pdf)

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