Falling at work may not seem very dangerous, but falls are the leading cause of workplace injuries. They commonly cause cuts, bruises, broken bones, back injuries, sprains, and strains. Hazards that cause slips, trips, and falls can be controlled and eliminated if they are identified, reported, and corrected. This course describes common causes of slips, trips, and falls, how they can be prevented, and first aid procedures for fall injuries.
- Define "slips," "trips," and "falls"
- Identify common causes of slips, trips, and falls
- Identify ways to prevent slips, trips, and falls, including good housekeeping procedures
- List tips for walking on slippery surfaces, on stairs, and in bad weather
- List proper procedures for the use, placement, and care of ladders
- Describe steps to take when a slip, trip, or fall hazard has been identified
- Describe first aid steps for slip, trip, and fall injuries
- OSHA 29 CFR 1910, Subpart D
29 Minutes (18 min. video + 11 min. test)
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