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Asbestos Hazard Awareness

Learning Objectives

  • Explain what asbestos is
  • Give examples of how asbestos might appear at work
  • Identify health effects of asbestos exposure
  • Identify ways to prevent exposure to asbestos on the job
  • Explain what to do if they are exposed to asbestos

Available in English

20 minutes

Course Outline
  • What Is Asbestos
  • Asbestos Exposure Risks
  • Health Effects of Asbestos Exposure
  • Protecting Yourself from Exposure
Regulations
  • "UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR." Occupational Safety and Health Administration, www.osha.gov/SLTC/asbestos/hazards.html. Accessed 2 Oct. 2017.

    "UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR." Occupational Safety and Health Administration, www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3507.pdf. Accessed 2 Oct. 2017.

    OSHA 29 CFR 1910.1001 - Asbestos Standard for General Industry

    OSHA 29 CFR 1926.1101 - Asbestos Standard for the Construction Industry