Health And care Quiz: Body Mechanics!

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Health And care Quiz: Body Mechanics!

Do you know anything about the health and care of body mechanics? Health is a state of physical, mental, and social well-being. The person is free from disease and illness. Health is also heavily associated with well-being. If you want to know more about health and care, try this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Proper lifting technique is only important when transferring patients.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is NOT true in evaluating a work situation?      
    • A. 

      Make sure equipment is locked and set up properly.

    • B. 

      Get help, if needed.

    • C. 

      Leave clutter in workspace before performing your lifting task.

    • D. 

      Gather the right adapted tools for the specific task at hand (ie. step stool)

  • 3. 
    When transferring a patient, move quickly so that the patient is less likely to fall.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT a part of proper general lifting technique?
    • A. 

      Rotate by moving your feet

    • B. 

      Lock your knees to give more lifting power

    • C. 

      Keep the center of the object close to your body

    • D. 

      Count ‘1,2,3,go…’ to perform a lift with a co-worker

  • 5. 
    I should report any suspected injury to my supervisor immediately.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Proper sitting position includes all of the following, EXCEPT:       
    • A. 

      Sit at the edge of your chair

    • B. 

      Keep feet flat on the floor

    • C. 

      Position work materials directly in front of you

    • D. 

      Slide the chair under the desk when working

  • 7. 
    Avoid slips by:
    • A. 

      Wiping your shoes off when entering a building

    • B. 

      Cleaning up spills immediately

    • C. 

      Wearing shoes with slip-resistant soles

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    When carrying supplies, distribute the workload evenly and close to the center of your body.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Reduce your risk of injury from a trip by:
    • A. 

      Leaving doors and drawers open in your workspace

    • B. 

      Turn the lights off in your work area to save electricity

    • C. 

      Looking where you walk, and walking where you look

    • D. 

      Hanging electrical cords over furniture to keep them out of the way

  • 10. 
    The collective attitude of employees taking shared responsibility for safety in a work environment is termed the "Culture of Safety".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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