Handling and moving objects safely
Thursday 28th January 2021 10.00 – 12.00
This will be a two hour session hosted online via Zoom
About the day:
The session will consider the principles and practices of handling and moving objects safely. It will consider the risks of handling and how to mitigate them. The importance of observing objects before handling or moving is explored. Safe procedures for handling different types of objects will be demonstrated. Delegates are encouraged to bring specific queries to the session.
There will also be a practical session on observing objects.
Who should attend:
This session is suitable for anyone working with a museum collection who wants to know how to handle and move objects safely. No previous knowledge or experience of handling or moving objects is needed.