If not prevented Vibration White Finger will last a lifetime. Symptoms include numbness, tingling and a loss of feeling in the fingers. It's important to be aware of whether this could affect YOU. Ensure your health is protected at work by cutting down the time you use hand-held vibration tools!
Vibration can cause long-term painful damage to your hands and fingers and shocks and jolts from driving certain vehicles can cause severe back pain.
Hand arm vibration syndrome is an industrial disease that nearly 2 million people are at risk to in the UK. Are you one of them? If you repeatedly use vibrating equipment at work for long periods of time it is vital to highlight this problem to your employer. Don’t compromise your safety.
Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome can affect your everyday life by causing sleep disturbance, inability to work with small objects, inability to work in cold or damp conditions, and reduced grip strength. If you are suffering with this painful condition due to your working conditions talk to us about it on 0844 500 1424.