Safety consists of planning, organizing, controlling, directing, and possibly staffing
Line positions- charged with carrying out the major function or functions of the
Staff positions- charged with supporting or helping the li
Safety Equipment and Guidelines
OSHA added requirements for employee emergency plans and fire prevention plans to
the Means of Egress regulations Employees must:
Develop emergency plans
Create evacuation plans
Install alarm systems
Create regular emerge
OSHA and Accident Reports
OSHA was created by the department of labor to
-encourage employers and employees to reduce hazards
-provide research in occupational safety and health
-establish separate but dependant responsibilities and rights for employers a
Industrial Hygiene has most often been described as the art and science devoted to
_, _, _ of workplace health hazards. It has been
suggested to add a fourth, _.
Recognition requires the IH to perform what is known as a walk-through
COSS-certified occupational safety specialist
-medical, physical therapy, repair cost for damaged equip, compensation, continuation of
-time lost from work, loss of earning power, damage to tools, lost time by f
System- group of interconnected elements that are united to form a single entity
Hazard-anything that can possibly cause danger or harm to equipment, personnel,
property, or the environment
Accident- an unforeseen dynamic event that i
Construction Safety Review Questions
1. What is the one OSHA standard that you can always be cited on?
a. General Duty Clause
2. What is a key element in comprehensive safety and health program?
a. Prevention and Control
3. 1910 subpart 10 handling requir
Construction Safety Case
1926.651(a) Surface encumbrances. All surface encumbrances that are located so as to create a
hazard to employees shall be removed or supported, as necessary, to safeguard employees.
This should be fixed by removing everything tha
Occupational safety and health- discipline concerned with preserving and protecting
human and facility resources in the workplace
-Under OSHA act of 1970 every employer is required to provide a safe and healthful
Psychology is the study of behavior.
McClellands Need Achievement Theory
- Achievement the accomplishment of tasks and activities.
- Affiliation seeks the company of others and finds satisfaction in close
- Power ability t