General Safety Online Courses

Rigging Safety

90% of crane-related accidents are caused by human error Rigging Safety is designed to remind employees that over .. and that they are the key to preventing these incidents. We have all heard the phrase… A chain is only as strong as its weakest link. When it comes to crane operations, rigging can often be that weak link. How a load is attached to a crane can make the difference between a[..]

Office Safety

Office Safety shows employees that hazards really do exist in an office environment, and how important it is to use good safety practices as they go about their work. Office employees frequently have the feeling that since they don’t work out on a plant floor safety isn’t important in their jobs. Yet accidents and injuries in the office account for thousands of hours of lost time, and[..]

Office Ergonomics

Office Ergonomics addresses ergonomic problems as well as potential adverse effects and pragmatic solutions to these problems in an office environment. Every job makes a different set of demands on the body. By using proper ergonomic techniques, employees will be safer and more productive… and feel better at the end of the day. Office Ergonomics stresses the practical actions employees can[..]

Materials Handling Safety

Materials Handling Safety provides the information employees need to work safely when handling and moving various types of materials. Many employees feel that moving and handling materials that they work with every day is an ordinary task, not something that they really need to be concerned about. Yet there are hundreds of thousands of materials handling accidents every year… from small[..]

Machine Guard Safety

15,000 machine-related accidents occur every year, causing severe injuries and hundreds of fatalities Machine Guard Safety provides employees with a thorough understanding of the machinery hazards that they may face, as well as how to avoid these hazards. Machine tools and powered equipment help us to do more and heavier work than we could ever do on our own. Most of these incidents could have[..]

Ladder Safety

Ladder Safety reminds employees not to take using ladders for granted, and to take the appropriate precautions when using ladders. Ladders are one of the most commonly used pieces of equipment in almost any work environment. From common step-ladders to sophisticated extension ladders, they can be found almost everywhere. As a result, ladder-related accidents occur frequently in many[..]

Industrial Fire Prevention

Industrial Fire Prevention looks at what causes industrial fires, and what can be done to prevent them… as well as what employees should do in case of a fire emergency. Among all the safety problems employees can encounter, fire can be the most frightening. Every year industrial fires cause millions of dollars in damage and result in hundreds of employee injuries… and fatalities. Yet[..]

Industrial Ergonomics

Industrial Ergonomics focuses on potential ergonomic problems in manufacturing, assembly and warehousing situations. The course shows employees how to recognize ergonomic problems, the potential adverse effects bad ergonomics can have, and practical solutions employees themselves can use to help deal with ergonomic problems. Every job makes a different set of demands on the body. How this impacts[..]

I2P2: Injury and Illness Prevention Program

Every day 12 workers die on the job, and more than 10,000 workers suffer serious job-related injuries I2P2: Injury and Illness Prevention Program provides employees with important information on how this organized approach to workplace safety can significantly reduce accidents and injuries, and how the workers themselves can play a major role in making the program work. . But the real tragedy is[..]

Hot Work Safety and the Permitting Process

$300 million in property damage and more than 30 fatalities per year from Hot work accidents Hot Work Safety and the Permitting Process discusses the hazards encountered in hot work and focuses on how employees can use the permitting process and other safe practices to perform hot work tasks safely. Hot work includes any tasks that involve flame or high heat, or can act as an ignition source.[..]