Construction Ergonomics – Free Programs, Toolbox Talks

Move away from the same old safety programs and toolbox talks and get into what causes the majority of claims on the job.  The ‘Simple Solutions’ guide is excellent.

Click links below for documents:

Construction Ergonomics – Back

Construction Ergonomics – Knees

Construction Ergonomics – Shoulders and Neck

Ergonomics for Concrete Hoses – Skidplates

Ergonomics Survival Guide – Carpenters and Framers

Ergonomics Survival Guide – Framers

Ergonomics Survival Guide – Laborers

Ergonomics – Keep Reach Close

Ergonomics – Manual Tools

Ergonomics – Move Materials with Assist

Ergonomics – Positioning

Ergonomics – Power Tools

Ergonomics in Construction

Simple Solutions – Construction Ergonomics Guide

Complete Fall Protection Training Downloads – All Free

Large selection of fall protection materials.  Various subjects, from OSHA, UK HSE, Oregon OSHA, plus others.

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Fall Protection Wallet Card – Spanish

OSHA Fall Protection Toolbox Talks and Trainer Guide

Fall Protection Wallet Card

Falls – Exterior Walls – Residential – English

Falls – Attic – Residential – Spanish

Falls – Exterior Walls – Residential – Spanish

Falls – Floor Joists – Residential – English

Falls – Reroofing – English

Falls – Metal Roofs

Fall Prevention – Training Guide – A Lesson Plan for Employers

Falls – General Protection and Awareness

Falls Through Holes and Openings

Falls – Full Body Harness

Falls – Anchor Points

Falls – Horizontal Lifelines

Falls – Inspecting your Landyard

Falls – Putting on a Harness

Falls – Restraint or Arrest

Falls – Inspecting Harness

Falls – Written Plan

Preventing Falls from Rooftops

Distracted Driving Materials and Resources – Download Here

From various sources including OSHA, Distracted Driving.Gov, NHTSA, and others.  Also included is the link where all USA State cellphone laws are posted.

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Cellphone Laws By State:  http://www.iihs.org/iihs/topics/laws/cellphonelaws

Distracted Driving Brochure – OSHA

Distracted Driving Pledge

Distracted Driving Tip Sheet

NHTSA Study Abstract

Sample Employer Policy 2

Sample Employer Policy

Sample Memo to Employees

Excavation Materials – Presentations, Guides, Programs, Videos – Free Download

Including materials from OSHA and the UK HSE – good stuff:

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On the videos – start the video briefly, stop it, then look in the left hand corner for an arrow – click on this and there will be an option to download.

A Guide to the OSHA Excavations Standard

Excavation – Best Practices

Excavation – What you need to know as a busy builder

Excavation

Excavations

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Preventing Accidents In Excavations

Safety Manual for Excavation

Trench Safety – QuickCard

Confined Spaces – Programs, Toolbox Talks – OSHA, HSE, WorkSafeBC

A large selection of materials that include written programs, QuickCards, Toolbox Talks, etc.  Also from the major players in safety – OSHA, HSE, WorkSafeBC.

Click links below for documents:

A Guide to Safety In Confined Spaces

Confined Space – Is it Safe To Enter

Confined Space Program – WorkSafeBC

Confined Space QuickCard

Confined Space Safety

Confined Space Toolbox Talk

Confined Spaces – Atmospheric Testing QuickCard

Confined Spaces – OSHA Program

Confined Spaces – Permit Required QuickCard – English

Confined Spaces – Permit Required QuickCard – Spanish

Confined Spaces CPWR Toolbox Talk

Confined Spaces HSE

Confined Spaces OSHA Program

Confined Spaces

Hazards of Confined Spaces – WorkSafeBC

Know the Dangers of Confined Spaces

Ladder Safety Materials – OSHA, WorkSafeBC, UK HSE – Free Download

Because we all use ladders and because so many people are seriously injured each year.  Treat this topic seriously.

Click links below for documents:

Fall Off Ladders Can Kill – Use them Safely – Booklet

Inspecting a Ladder – WorkSafeBC

Ladder Safety – Assessing The Risks – WorkSafeBC

Ladder Safety – Choose a Safe Location – WorkSafeBC

Ladder Safety – Choose the Right Ladder – WorkSafeBC

Ladder Safety – Employer Responsibilties – WorkSafeBC

Ladder Safety – Set Up Requirments – WorkSafeBC

Ladder Safety – Supervisor Safety – WorkSafeBC

Ladder Safety – Worker Responsibilities – WorkSafeBC

Ladder Safety Manual – Presentation

Ladder Safety Manual – Trainer’s Guide

Safe Use of Extension Ladders – Fact Sheet

Safe Use of Job Made Wooden Ladders

Safe Use of Ladders and Stepladders – A Brief Guide

Safe Use of Stepladders

Forklift Safety – Free Training Materials

I really outdid myself this time.  Free programs from OSHA, State Programs, Canada, videos, full programs, PowerPoint, toolbox talks.

Download all now.  You would be foolish not to.

Click links below for documents:

A Guide to Forklift Operator Training

Forklift Amputation Incident Review

Forklift PowerPoint

Forklift Program – Washington

Forklift Safety Is Up to You

Forklift Toolbox Talk

Forklift Training Handout Toolbox Talk

To download a video, start the video, the pause, and click on the arrow at the upper left hand corner of the screen.  You will have the option to download.

Forklift

Operator Training

Scissors/Aerial Lift Safety Programs and Information

I had a request…  I even found a good PowerPoint…

Click links below for documents:

Aerial and Scissors Lift Training Program

Aerial Lift Fact Sheet

Aerial Lift Fall Protection Over Water

Aerial Lift Safety Program

Aerial Lifts – Using Aerial LIfts Fact Sheet

Aerial Lifts QuickCard

Scissors Lifts Training

Office Ergonomics – OSHA, HSE, WorkSafeBC, Others

Checklists, PowerPoints, guides, even some longer booklets (primarily from HSE but others as well).

I had a request for this stuff…

Click links below for documents:

Office Ergonomics – Computer Workstation

Office Ergonomics 2005

SONH Ergonomics

Computer Workstation – WorkSafeBC

Ergo Guide – This one is good

Ergonomics – Computer Workstations

Ergonomics Checklist

Ergonomics Commentary – PC Mouse

HSE Office Ergonomics Book

Office Ergonomics Checklist – OSHA

Self-Help-Checklist

Workstation Guide – HSE

Asbestos – Free Information and Safety Materials – Including Training PowerPoint

I had a request on this, so here is what I could find.  The PowerPoint is identified below.  Enjoy!

Click links below for documents:

Asbestos – Automotive Brake and Clutch Repair Work

Asbestos – Protecting Workers from Asbestos Hazards Fact Sheet

Asbestos – Protecting Workers from the Hazards of Asbestos Containing Flooring Materials maintenance Fact Sheet

Asbestos and Other Fibers

Asbestos Fact Sheet – English

Asbestos Fact Sheet – Spanish

Asbestos Standard for Construction

Occupational Health Guidelines for Chemical Hazards

OSHA’s Asbestos Standard for the Construction Industry – This one is the training presentation.

Workplace Exposure to Asbestos – Review and Recommendations