General Safety

  • What Is General Safety?

    The main goal of safety and health programs is to prevent workplace injuries, illnesses, and deaths, as well as the suffering and financial hardship these events can cause for workers, their families, and their employers. Online safety training is a recommended practice to managing workplace safety and health. Our training programs provide essential information to help employees protect themselves every day. This knowledge can help create a safer work environment by significantly reducing the likelihood of accidents and injuries. 

  • About Our General Safety Training

    Our extensive catalog includes an assortment of interactive online programs covering the general safety topics that affect your operations. Examples of our course offerings include: Walking and Working Surfaces - Preventing Slips, Trips & Falls: Learn the general requirements for walking-working surfaces and work platforms and understand additional fall-protection strategies.

    Personal Protective Equipment: With four different courses on types of PPE, Safety Made Simple covers everything from the Basics, to Head & Foot, Eye & Face, and Hand & Body. Learn what PPE you need on the job and discover how to apply safety and injury prevention practices.

    Fall Arrest and Restraint Protection Systems: This online safety course covers when to use fall protection equipment. Learn fall protection strategies including fall arrest and fall restraint and understand the importance of caring for, and inspecting fall protection equipment.

    Hazard Communications Safety Data Sheets: Learn to recognize the purpose of the Hazard Communication Standard and identify the types of important information contained within Safety Data Sheets (SDS's) as well as best practices for reviewing SDS's prior to working with hazardous chemicals.

    Hearing Protection: Learn how hearing occurs, and recognize the factors that lead to temporary and permanent hearing loss. Apply the safe practices learned in this course to prevent noise-induced hearing loss.

    Examples of other pertinent general safety training topics we offer include portable ladder safety, lockout tagout, exit routes and emergency response, job hazard analysis, basic electrical safety, and many more.

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