Preventing hand arm vibration syndrome
Hand arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) is preventable, but once the damage is done it's permanent...
Hand arm vibration can be a significant health risk wherever powered hand tools are used for significant lengths of time.
Take a look at the HSE's good practice controls, which can help eliminate or reduce vibration risk in your industry.
The HSE's hand arm vibration resources include the freely downloadable leaflet Hand arm vibration in amenity horticulture and how to control the risk.