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.
The goal of the course is to create awareness of the hazards inherent to working in cold environments. Additionally, the course identifies the nature, symptoms and treatment of cold stresses and precautions employees should take to protect themselves.
This course will teach basic emergency response information and key response planning tools. Although it will not make you a professional first-responder, it will help you deal with an emergency if you are at the scene. You will be taught skills on proactive actions that can be taken when danger is imminent, such as calling the authorities, isolating the hazard, establishing protocols for saving lives, and more. You do not need to know how to eliminate the potential for emergencies, but you do need to know how to reduce the potential for devastating emergencies by establishing proper reaction procedures.
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. (French Version)
This course will educate you on the importance of office safety. You may be thinking, if the worst that can happen is a paper cut, why do we need to talk about safety training? Because a paper cut isn’t the worse that can happen.
Asbestos can lead to serious, damaging respiratory illnesses. Since it is used in a variety of products and materials, this safety tip will educate the learner on best strategies to prevent exposure and suitable respiratory protection.
Slipping hazard can be a risk in any environment, in the forms of puddles, oil, ice, or slick surfaces. In this Safety Tip, learners will utilize best practices to notify others of hazards and avoiding slipping themselves.
Safety is more than installing machine guards or using wet floor signs; it’s a mentality and conscious behaviour to act safely in everything you do. In this Safety Tip, learners will discover how they can utilize behaviour-based safety in their work.
Bloodborne pathogen transmission can happen in any work environment and pose serious risks to the health of everyone. In this Safety Tip, learners will identify common hazards and protections strategies concerning bloodborne pathogens.
Cold weather introduces a variety of hazards to the environment, including cold temperatures, snow, ice, and worsened driving conditions. In this Safety Tip, learners will see common hazards posed by cold weather and necessary precautions.