Introduction|The Fundamentals of Safe Surfaces|Walkways and Floors|Stairs and Fixed Ladders|Portable Ladders|Scaffolding|Conclusion
Slips, trips and falls comprise 20 percent of disabling occupational injuries and thousands of fatalities every year. This course points out the hazards workers face every day and how a moment’s inattention can cause a lifetime of harm, or the end of a life. Viewers learn the importance of good housekeeping and why barriers, handrails and standardized risers are used. The video-based training demonstrates the specific hazards of walkways and floors, stairs and fixed ladders, portable ladders and scaffolding. It shows how to remain safe when walking or climbing.