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SP 115 - Avoiding Slips, Trips, and Falls
Course Description
Despite being one of the leading causes of occupational injuries, slips, trips, and falls are easily avoidable - all we have to do is simply make the effort! In this course, we will discuss the significant impact that basic patience and alertness can have in keeping you safe, and examine some common slip, trip, and fall hazards to avoid at home and in the workplace.
Course Objectives
After completing this course, you will know:
  • The dangers and impact of slips, trips, and falls
  • Common slip, trip, and fall hazards
  • Your role in promoting a safe work environment
  • The importance of applying safe behaviors and practices outside the workplace as well
Chapters and Pages
 
- Introduction
- Just How Dangerous are Slips, Trips, and Falls?
- Acknowledging the Risks
- Common Slip, Trip, and Fall Hazards
- Employee Responsibilities
- Eliminating Trip Hazards
- Some Tips for Avoiding Slips
- Stairs: Gravity Fights Back!
- Ladder Safety
- Avoiding Outdoor Hazards
- Being Safe at Home
- Protecting Yourself During a Fall
- Review
- Final Exam

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