Struck by Hazards in Construction Environments

  • E-Learning

Did you know one out of every five workplace fatalities in the U.S. involves a construction worker? This training focuses on struck by injuries or struck by accidents. This course helps workers become familiar with Cal-OSHA definition for these types of injuries,  how to avoid them, and prepare to be safer at work, by being aware of common injuries.

This course demonstrates the use and maintenance of PPE. Traffic safety is also included in this training. The type of clothing and preventative measures to help workers feel prepared for work on roads is explained. Working with heavy equipment can also cause struck by injuries. Overall, this training helps prepare workers to recognize struck by hazards and to prevent struck by injuries by following safe work practices. 

 

Topics Covered

  • What Are Struck by Hazards
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Traffic Safety
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Hand and Power Tools
  • Masonry Walls
  • Overhead Work and Building Materials

Duration:

0.32 hours

Code/regulation:

Best Practices

Frequency:

As Needed

Who Should Attend:

Construction Workers