The broad responsibilities in inculcating a safe work culture include,. 1. Implementation of standards for safety and health procedures and use of safety equipment,. 2. Use of training programs to educate employers and employees on safe practices. 3. Inspections of individual workplaces to verify compliance with safety standards. 4. Recordkeeping to understand the extent of and reasons for occupational deaths and injuries.
Suitable for: Benefits of establishing a Safe Working Culture. Reduction in workplace accidents and safer work environment. Healthier staff and increased attendance. Increase in employee morale and workplace productivity. Reduced Litigation Risk. Reduction in Financial loss and subsequent increase in profits.
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Who can attend: The course is designed for supervisors, worker professionals, and worker representatives who require a knowledge and understanding of health and Safety Principles.
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OSHA – Occupational Safety & Health Administration
The United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is an agency of the United States Department of Labor. It was created by Congress under the Occupational Safety and Health Act, signed by President Richard M. Nixon, on December29, 1970.
Its mission is to prevent work- related injuries, illnesses, and deaths by issuing and enforcing rules (called standards) for workplace safety and health. As of March 2006, the agency is headed by Assistant Secretary of Labor Edwin Foulke.
OSHA recommends Outreach Training Program courses as an orientation to occupational safety and health for all people who are working in construction industrial fields covered by OSHA 29 CFR 1926 & 1910. Workers must receive additional training, when required by OSHA standards, on the specific hazards of the job.
OSHA is divided into two
- General Industry
- Construction Industry
This program is designed for all those who have an involvement with Construction or any industry and who need to provide an advice on Health and Safety in their work place.
Upon Completion of the course you will receive OSHA License card from US Dept of Labor
- Introduction to OSHA
- Electrical Safety
- Fall Protection
- Hand and Power tools
- Stairways and Ladders
- Welding and Cutting
- Personal Protective Equipments