Hand Safety Awareness (OSHA)

Course Description

An OSHA study found there were an estimated 320,000 injuries to the hands and fingers in a single year. Many people are unaware of the dangers they expose their hands to every day. This course looks at some of the hazards your hands could encounter and shows the possible consequences when you don’t pay enough care and attention.The course highlights how to take care of your hands, gives advice and tips on how to keep your hands injury free, what Personal Protection Equipment is suitable for different activities and how control processes are necessary to evaluate job dangers.

Objectives

  • Explain what ""Hand Safety"" is.
  • Identify the different types of hand injury.
  • Recognize how to reduce the risk of injury.

Duration

30 minutes