Conducting Safety Audits
Just how safe is your work area? Do you know about the hazards at your worksite? Are you certain that all proper precautions are being taken? A single accident can be devastating! It's important to know how to protect yourself and your co-workers - that's where Safety Audits come in!
Closed Captioning is included.
This course presents interactive instruction covering the following topical areas:
Who Can Best Identify Any Safety Problems?
• What is a Safety Audit?
• Administrative Controls
Personal Protective Equipment
• Checking the Condition of Personal Protective Equipment
• Types of Personal Protective Equipment
Inspecting Tools and Machinery
Preparing To Deal With an Accident
Equipment Maintenance Program
Reporting Accidents and Near Misses
Information in an Accident Investigation
Facility Safety Policies
Skipping Safety Procedures
Locating Exits, Fire Escapes and Safety Apparatus
Locating First-Aid Kits and Knowing What To Do With Them
This course will measure mastery on each of the following performance objectives:
Explain the purpose of a safety audit.
• Recognize everyone's cooperation is needed.
Recognize the personal aspect of a safety audit.
• Report any hazardous conditions.
Examine administrative controls.
Recognize engineering controls.
Report ideas to make your workplace safer.
Explain the benefit and use of personal protective equipment.
Report all accidents and near misses.
Locate the phone numbers of emergency.
Identify defective equipment and have it replaced or repaired.
Explain the benefits of a good medical program.
Recognize the importance of fire exits and evacuation routes.
Identify the information to be gathered during an accident investigation.
Identify safety procedures.
Recognize the differences of fire extinguishers for different types of fires.
Memorize the locations of safety apparatus and first-aid kits.
• List the enabling learning objectives which can be assessed here.