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    Hand Arm Vibration (HAVs)

    Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVs) is the medical term for symptoms caused by vibration damages that may occur in the fingers, hands and arms when working with vibrating tools or machinery. Vibration injuries are divided into three subgroups:

    • Musculoskeletal
    • Neurological disorders
    • Vascular

    Hand Arm Vibration (HAVs) is preventable, but once the damage is done it is permanent. HAVs is serious and disabling, and nearly 2 million people are at risk.

    The Control of Hand Arm Vibration at Work Regulations 2005 (the Vibration Regulations), came into force on the 6th of July 2005 and aim to protect employees’ from dangers and risks to their health and well-being from vibration.

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