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Introduction to Caught In-Between Hazards

Learning Objectives

  • Identify common situations in which you could be injured when caught in or between objects.
  • Describe common causes of caught-in or -between hazards and how you can protect yourself from injury.
  • Describe the responsibility your employer has to protect you from being injured by caught-in or -between hazards

Available in English

15 Minutes

Mobile Ready

You will be able to identify common situations in which you could be injured when caught in or between objects, how to protect yourself, and steps that your employer must take to protect you.

Course Outline
  • Introduction to Caught In-Between Hazards
Regulations
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart C - General Safety and Health Provisions - 1926.21(b)(2) Safety training and education
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart E - Personal Protective and Life Saving Equipment - 1926.95(a) Criteria for personal protective equipment
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart I - Tools - Hand and Power - 1926.300(b)(2) General requirements
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart O - Motor Vehicles, Mechanized Equipment, and Marine Operations - 1926.600 Equipment
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart O - Motor Vehicles, Mechanized Equipment, and Marine Operations - 1926.602(c)(1)(vi) Material handling equipment
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart P - Excavations - 1926.651(c)(2) Specific Excavation Requirements
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart P - Excavations - 1926.651(j)(2) Specific Excavation Requirements
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart P - Excavations - 1926.652(a)(1) Requirements for protective systems
  • Caught In-Between'. Hazards. Trainer Guide. Construction Safety & Health [PDF]. (n.d.).
  • OSHA Training Institute. Construction. Focus Four: Caught-In or. -Between Hazards. Instructor guide. [PDF]. (n.d.).