Pipeline Safety

Potential Hazards Learn the importance of analyzing the work environment to identify potential hazards. The importance of following established procedures and practices Identifying the existence of potential hazards Potential hazards associated with the product being transported Flammables, Chemical Hazards & Spills The types of hazard communication & information they provide…

Power Press Safety

Power Press Operations Learn the basics about mechanical power presses What is a power press Types of presses How they operate Potential Hazards Working near the point of operation The hazards of uncontrolled energy Protecting yourself from projectiles Safely working in high noise areas Wearing the correct personal protective equipment…

Preventing Spills

Overview What is process safety management The objective of process safety management The elements of process safety management Participation, Information & Analysis Learn about the elements of process safety management Employee Participation Process Safety Information Process Hazard Analysis Change & Safety Review Management of Change Pre-Startup Safety Review Procedures, Training…

Radiation Safety

What is Radiation? The role radiation plays in our lives Types of radiation used in the workplace Where radiation naturally occurs Potential Hazards How radiation is measured Radiation exposure and its effects Safe exposure limits in the workplace How Industry Uses Radiation Types of nuclear gauges used in industry Measurements…

Resource Conservation Recovery Act

The Importance of RCRA What is the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, or RCRA The purpose and goal of RCRA Fines or penalties associated with RCRA violations Identifying Hazardous Waste What are listed wastes The characteristics of hazardous wastes How to handle wastes The importance of clear identification of hazardous…

Respiratory Protection: Air Purifying Respirators

Respiratory Hazards Different types of potential respiratory hazards Oxygen deficient atmospheres, gases & vapors, and particulate contaminants Their possible health effects on your respiratory system Medical signs and symptoms of exposure • When respiratory protection is necessary How Air-Purifying Respirators Work Learn about the different types of air purifying respirators,…

Respiratory Protection: Air Supplying Respirators*

Use & Care Look at the measures needed to maintain your respirator in good working order Inspecting the respirator Basic safe use practices Cleaning and storing your respirator Respiratory Hazards Oxygen deficient atmospheres, gases & vapors, and particulate contaminants Their possible health effects on your respiratory system Medical signs and…

Rigging Safety

The Role of the Rigger Your responsibilities as the rigger Preparing for a lift Identifying potential hazards The importance of knowing what is being lifted and its weight Proper Selection & Use Types of slings used in the workplace Factors to consider when selecting a sling What to look for…

Road Rage

What It Is & Why It Happens What is road rage, Who is affected by road rage What are the factors in the increase of road rage How your emotions, behavior and the decisions you make can influence road rage Behaviors to Avoid The importance of using proper driving techniques…

Safe Behavior*

Importance of Safe Behavior The benefits of safe behavior Who is responsible for safe behavior Why safety is important Hazard Analysis & Preparation Your work environment Body mechanics Tools and equipment required to perform the task Communication Different ways to communicate The importance of communication The benefits of positive reinforcement

Safety Attitude for Safety’s Sake

Intro to Safety Attitude Why is everyone so concerned about workplace safety? Taking Ownership Stay focused Take ownership Community of caring Leadership in Safety Safety as core culture Leadership in safety Hazard Spotting Practice Safety recognition Take action Identify all hazards

Safety Orientation

Your Responsibility You and your company’s responsibilities for job safety How you can learn safety through work-related activities When to report incidents and purposes of incident investigation Illness, Causes & Prevention Information on Ergonomics and ergonomic related injuries Cumulative Trauma Disorders (CTDs) and their leading causes Best posture and how…

Scaffolding Safety – Construction

Pre-Planning & Inspection Learn about the steps to take before erecting scaffolding, including evaluating the site and guidelines for properly inspecting scaffolding components. Erecting Scaffolding – Part 1 Learn about the requirements for erecting scaffolding The importance of a proper foundation Working near power lines Load capacity Using guys, ties,…

Sexual Harassment: Understanding and Preventing Sexual Harassment

Defining Sexual Harassment The lawful definition of sexual harassment The two main types of sexual harassment The behaviors commonly associated with sexual harassment Scenario 1 In this lesson you will be introduced to two people that work at the office, and you will see a situation that is occurring between…

Sexual Harassment: What Supervisors Need to Know

Laws & Programs Review the two types of sexual harassment Learn about the laws pertaining to sexual harassment Review the effects that sexual harassment can have on a company Learn the legal requirements of a company anti-harassment program Learn the benefits of implementing an effective and comprehensive harassment prevention training…

Shock Proof: Qualified Employee

Introduction Who is considered a “qualified” employee What skills a qualified employee is required to know Electrical Hazards Electrical Shock Arc flash Arc blast Falls Reducing Your Risk When a work permit is required What information is necessary to fill out a work permit Lockout and tagout procedures Required personal…

Shock Proof: Unqualified Employee

Unqualified Employee Who is an “unqualified” employee The purpose of federal regulations Why Electricity is Hazardous What is electricity The effects of electric shock on the body Injuries caused by arc flash Common Electrical Hazards Contact with power lines Grounding equipment Fire hazards Safe Work Practices Barriers & devices used…

Silica Safety Awareness

What is Crystalline Silica? Types of crystalline silica Dangers of crystalline silica Silica is all around us Common Exposures to Crystalline Silica Who is at risk Crystalline silica and manufacturing Crystalline silica in the home Crystalline silica in the industry Abrasive blasting Crystalline silica in construction High risk jobs The…

Site Security: What You Need to Know

Importance of Site Security What are possible targets for attackers Procedures used to improve security at this site Your role in keeping the workplace secure Identifying Possible Targets Who would attack Aim of the attack Opportunities for attack Being prepared Procedures Used to Improve Security Your Role in Site Security

Slips, Trips, & Falls*

Overview The importance of preventing slips, trips, and falls. Ways to prevent them Ladders & Fall Protection Ladder safety Fall protection equipment Good Housekeeping Keeping your work area clean and organized Working on different surfaces Your role in preventing injuries Stairway Safety Using stairways Keeping stairways safe

Small Spill Cleanup

Basic Awareness Knowing you facility’s emergency response plan Being familiar with the chemicals in your area and their hazardous properties Understanding container labels and material safety data sheets Following safe practices to prevent spills from occurring Preparing for Cleanup The necessary steps to take after a spill occurs but before…

Stairways & Ladders – Construction*

Ladder Selection Guidelines Learn about the importance of selecting the correct ladder for the job. Understanding the potential hazards in your work area Choosing the correct duty rating Determining the maximum working height Considering the ladder’s ability to conduct electricity Inspection & Maintenance Learn how to properly care for and…

Static Electricity

What is Static Electricity? Learn about the nature of static electricity The costs of uncontrolled static electricity in the work place How static electricity occurs Factors that influence static electricity What causes static sparks Potential Hazards The consequences of static electricity in the work place Common tasks with the potential…

Steel Erection – Construction

Introduction Types of activities covered by the OSHA steel erection standards Common potential hazards during steel erection activities Written approval requirements before steel erection work can begin Site layout and pre-planning measures Hoisting & Rigging Crane & rigging inspections Safe hoisting & rigging procedures, including working under loads Requirements for…