Hand, Arm & Whole Body Vibration Resources
What is vibration white finger?
Vibration white finger, also known as hand-arm vibration syndrome, is one of the causes of Raynaud phenomenon. The syndrome affects the blood vessels, nerves, muscles, joints and connective tissue of the hand, wrist and arm.
Whole body vibration calculator - HSE
The Vibration Calculator is used to calculate the risk of WBV (Whole Body Vibration) in the workplace. It calculates the daily vibration exposure that an employee is subjected to allowing the employee to analyse the risk and an employer to meet health and safety requirements.
Whole body vibration in agriculture AIS20 (rev2)
This information sheet describes how whole-body vibration (WBV) from agricultural work can cause back pain. It explains what action employers, employees and the self-employed can take to reduce exposure to WBV and comply with their legal duties under health and safety legislation.