Materials Handling Quiz July-Dec

Please complete the below Materials Handling and Lifting Quiz by clicking on the box that best represents a correct answer. 

Once you have competed the quiz click the "Submit to EHS&RM" button and the quiz will be emailed to fysafety@uaf.edu.   Your quiz will be graded and entered into the safety training database.


You are:







1. The best zone for lifting is between your shoulders and your waist:




2. Which is the safer way to move a cart loaded with heavy boxes:






3. When lifting, which part of your body should do most of the work:






4. Which is NOT a contributing factor to materials handling and lifting injuries:








5. What ratio of force is exerted on the back when lifting:






6. You are more at risk of injury when:






7. What should you do if you feel you cannot safely handle or lift an object:






8. Which does NOT define "Body Management":






9. Actual hands-on training and practice, where the content of this course is applied, should be completed as soon as possible:




10. Choose the four most common causes of back injury