The obligation for employers to assess risks and to implement proper prevention, protection and sanitary surveillance measures, established by D. Lgs. 81/2008 and subsequent amendments, is valide also for the professional exposure to vibrations.
In the following tables (in italian) there is an incomplete list of some machines and devices whose regular use can cause a significant risk for the exposure to vibrations transmitted to the hand-arm system and operator’s whole body.
Risk assessment can be performed through vibrometries for the verification of exposure levels.
For further information and for a free evaluation, ask the expert.