Keywords: manual handling

Sign Definition

Definition in Auslan

As a Noun

1. MANUAL HANDLING is the movement or carrying of things by a person themselves using their hands. For example, lifting, pushing or pulling something.


1. The signer in the video is giving an Auslan explanation of the English term MANUAL HANDLING. There appears to be no commonly used Auslan sign for MANUAL HANDLING (but some signers represent this visually using depicting signs, once they have established the topic). If you know a sign for MANUAL HANDLING used by you or other Auslan users (deaf people or interpreters) please go to "Report missing sign" and supply details. Thank you.