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Arm and Hand Protection Articles

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Bad Vibrations

Our hands are one of our primary points of interaction with the world around us. We cook and clean with them, we write and eat with them, we say hello and hold our loved ones with them.

Handheld Hazards

Exposure to HAV can disrupt circulation to the hand and forearm and/or damage, nerves, tendons, muscles, bones and joints of the hand and arm. It can cause a range of conditions collectively known as hand–arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) and specific disorders such as carpal tunnel syndrome, ‘tennis elbow’ and ‘vibration white finger’.

Be Safe Not Sorry

As many of the railway safety problems of the 1900s remain to this day, Dr Mike Esbester shares his research into how workplace accidents have been dealt with historically to provide avenues for future exploration.

A Safe Pair of Hands

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Hands Up

Equipped to Handle Hazards

Ergonomic Gloves

Prevention is Better than Cure

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Wearable Robotic Protection

Love Your Hands

Safety Walks and Safety Talks

Joining Hands Against Infection

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In the Event of a Fire

Asbestos Gloves

Handling Hazards

Throwing Down The Gauntlet

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No Chance For Germs

Hand Hygiene Compliance

Globally, healthcare associated infection (HCAI) has a major impact on mortality rates and length of hospital admission, causing long term disability and a large financial burden.

Handling of Cytotoxic Drugs

With the 25% increase in cancer in Great Britain between 1977 and 20061 and chemotherapy drugs being at the forefront of our defence for tackling this disease, safety concerns regarding the preparation and handling of cytotoxic agents are likely to increase.

Gloves In The Medical Workplace

The hand is probably the most complex of all the human body’s anatomical structures. There are 27 bones in each hand and wrist. Most of the muscles that operate the hand are in the forearm. Blood vessels and nerves pass though a small tunnel at the base of your hand that’s known as the ‘carpel tunnel’. When injuries happen to the hand, the thumb and forefinger are the most commonly injured fingers. That’s why wearing the proper type and size of glove is important.

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Glove Allergies

Associated powdered NRL conditions explored This is a most topical study for workers in healthcare, for whom the use of gloves is a daily part of life, and where the incidences of allergies to powdered natural rubber latex gloves has been well documented. Prof Albert Nienhaus shares a fascinating study on this subject which is of utmost relevance to healthcare professionals.

Practical Glove Selection

The use of disposable gloves in the general working environment is widespread. Indeed, they are such a big part of our working lives that glove usage in the US has dramatically increased from less than one billion to more than 20 billion.

Practical Glove Selection (2012)

The use of disposable gloves in the general working environment is widespread. Indeed, they are such a big part of our working lives that glove usage in the US has dramatically increased from less than one billion to more than 20 billion.

 

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