Guidance for workers who drive or operate machines.

Whole body vibration (WBV) occurs when vibration passes through your body from a surface you are sitting or standing on.

Long term excessive WBV could cause you harm.

Your business must manage work risks to your health and safety. If you are at risk from excessive WBV, control measures should be in place to eliminate or minimise your exposure to WBV. As described in this quick guide, there are things that you can do to help.

Whole body vibration – information for workers (PDF 57 KB)