Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome are the main medical conditions associated with exposure to hand arm vibration. The usual sources of hand arm vibration are pneumatic and rotatory tools such as grinders, drills, impact wrenches, jack hammers, riveting guns, chainsaws, grass trimmers, etc.
We will be able to help you implement HAVS health surveillance in accordance with the HSE guidance. There are a number of medical conditions with similar presentations to those of HAVS and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. In partnership with the employee and the employer, we provide clear medical advice on how best the situation could be managed.
Please contact us to discuss how we can help you or your employees.