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Electrocution Hazards Part II: Employer Responsibilities

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Course Format
  Video On Demand
Product ID
marcehp2_vod
Training Time ?
18 to 28 minutes
Language(s)
English
Video Format
High Definition
Required Plugins
None
Number of Lessons
7
Quiz Questions
10
Closed Captioning
Question Feedback
Wrong Answer Remediation
Lesson Bookmarking
Downloadable Resources
Interactive Producer
Mastery Training Content Network
Original Content Producer
Marcom, Ltd
Overview

In 2018, there were 160 electrical fatalities, an 18% increase over the previous year and the highest number of fatalities since 2011, according to the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI). Electricity is a common component of many construction projects, and safety is of the utmost importance.

Aimed at the employer to ensure the protection of workers to prevent serious or fatal injuries caused by electrocution, the course covers OSHA compliance, working around powerlines, handling electrical tools and cords, guarding equipment, and minimizing ground fault hazards.

Utilize this course among your senior level staff to help inform supervisory personnel of the obligations to protect workers around electricity and avoid hazards and dangerous situations.

Audience

Everyone who works in the construction industry

Topics
The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Introduction
  • Electricity, OSHA And Employee Safety
  • Working Near Power Lines
  • Electrical Tools And Cords: Best Practices
  • Reducing Ground Fault Hazards
  • Energy Isolation, Equipment Guarding And Lock-Out / Tag-Out
  • Conclusion

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