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Hand Safety Overview

Learning Objectives

  • Identify common workplace hazards to the hands
  • List methods and devices used to prevent hand injuries
  • Describe the differences between various types of gloves used in the workplace

Available in English, Spanish

7 Minutes

Mobile Ready

Course Outline
  • Hand Safety Overview
Regulations
  • OS&H Act, Section 5 (a) - General Duty Clause
  • 29CFR 1910 Subpart I - Personal Protective Equipment, 1910.132 General Requirements
  • Occupational Safety and Health Standards - 29 CFR 1910.138
  • General Requirements for Personal Protective Equipment Hand Protection
  • Occupational Safety and Health Standards - 29 CFR 1910.212
  • General requirements for all machines - Machinery and Machine Guarding
  • 1910.269 Line Clearance/Tree Trimming
  • American National Standard for Hand Protection - Selection Criteria: ANSI/ISEA 105-2005