Active shooter situations are unpredictable and evolve quickly. The goals for this course are to identify warning signs of an active shooter event, explain situational awareness, and describe what to do when law enforcement arrives.
If your team have to get off of the ground to complete jobs in hard to reach workspaces, then you need to make sure your people have the knowledge to work at heights safely. An aerial lift is any vehicle-mounted device that elevates personnel to perform work in high places.
One of the most common health complaints around the world is back pain. Back pain hurts 80% of people during some point in their lives. The danger is higher for manufacturing, warehouse, hospitality and trades workers, and any other physically demanding job.
Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) are viruses carried in human blood and other body fluids that cause disease in people. There are many different bloodborne pathogens, including malaria and syphilis, but the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B (HBV), and hepatitis C (HCV) viruses, which can each lead to liver cancer, pose the most serious threat of workplace exposure.
A confined space is large enough and configured in such a way that you can enter and perform assigned work. A confined space has a limited or restricted means of entrance or exit, and a configuration that can make first aid, rescue, evacuation, or other emergency response activities difficult.
The costs of substance abuse are high. Upon completion, the learner will be able to identify issues of substance abuse, signs and symptoms of substance abuse, best practices for internal reporting, and requirements for a Drug-Free Workplace program.
Majority of the parts of a health and safety system are aimed at preventing emergencies. Unfortunately, there are never guarantees, and if an emergency does happen, you need to be able to respond immediately and appropriately.
One of the most reliable ways to put out fires in the workplace is fire extinguishers. Although they are not a requirement, employers who choose to use fire extinguishers must train workers in general fire extinguisher use to comply with standards.
This course details the purpose of a hazard communication program and Safety Data Sheets, physical and health hazards of chemicals, labels and warnings used to identify chemical hazards, and information and training that should be supplied by an employer.
Sometimes people take hearing for granted. Picture yourself unable to hear. Visualize how your life will be changed. It is important to learn about noise hazards and how to protect yourself against noise hazards.
As simple as using a ladder seems to be, the injury statistics indicate that it is one of the most abused tools we have. Studies have shown that 100% of ladder related accidents could have been prevented using proper safety.
In any form, energy becomes hazardous when it builds to a certain level, or is released inadvertently or unexpectedly. Lock and tag procedures establish safe boundaries to protect workers, in addition to ensuring that a machine has been isolated or disconnected from its power source.