Introduction|Hand Injuries and Hazards|Controlling Mechanical Hazards|Controlling Contact Hazards|Personal Hazards|Conclusion

Course Description

Imagine all the things you do with your hands in a day. One can truly accomplish almost anything in life with their hands, from the mundane and simple to the abstract and complex. However, these tools can be burned, crushed, cut, amputated, or suffer any other kind of injury, in a fraction of a second. Because hands are so important, it is equally critical you know how to prevent hand injuries. This training demonstrates how to control mechanical hazards, control contact hazards and deal with personal hazards. Utilize the information presented here to identify potential hazards to your hands and prevent them.