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Workforce Hazard Recognition

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the importance of hazard recognition in the workplace and the relationship between unsafe actions and incidents
  • Describe recommended practices for analyzing, investigating, recognizing and addressing hazards in the workplace
  • Describe the benefits of using a checklist during pre-shift inspections
  • Describe the four hazard categories

Available in English

18 Minutes

This course helps ensure that workers recognize workplace risks and teaches them to identify and eliminate risky actions and conditions that can turn into safety problems or expensive incidents. 

Course Outline
  • Why Small Actions Matter
  • Hazard Recognition Tools
  • Maintaining Awareness
Regulations
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart C - General Safety and Health Provisions - 1926.20 General Safety and Health Provisions
  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart C - General Safety and Health Provisions - 1926.21 Safety training and education