Toolbox Audio Topics
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Company Name __________________________ Job Name __________________________ Date________
DO YOU KNOW SAFETY ?
A Carpenter knows
how to install a floor, an Ironworker knows how to erect steel, a Finisher knows
how to hand trowel a surface, and workers in other trades know how to apply
their skills, but how many of them "KNOW" safety?
Here are some
guidelines to help you learn safety:
KNOW YOUR JOB.
Know what your job involves, what tools you need for the job, and exactly
how it should be done safely.
KNOW YOUR TOOLS.
Know to use them safely and how to spot unsafe, worn out tools.
KNOW YOUR JOB
SAFETY RULES. Job safety rules are
designed to protect you from injury.
RESPONSIBILITIES. Know your
responsibilities to your family, your employer, yourself and co-workers.
KNOW YOUR HAZARDS.
Be alert to all potential dangers around you and your co-workers.
SAFEGUARDS. Learn what protects you
and be sure you use them.
PENALTIES. The penalties for being
careless may include losing your job, and possibly causing yourself or a
co-worker pain and suffering.
KNOW YOUR REWARDS.
Know the advantages of working safely.
KNOW THE REMEDIES.
Be prepared to do the right things in an emergency.
Correct hazards to avoid accidents.
Think before you act.
Know your limitations and your weaknesses.
Jobsite safety relies on you.
IF WE REMEMBER THESE GUIDELINES, WE CAN REDUCE OUR ACCIDENTS ON THE JOB.
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