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Electrical Hazards: Construction’s Fatal Four

9 Lessons
12-23 Minutes
11 Quiz Questions

Course Overview


According to Electrical Safety Foundation International, there were 166 electrical fatalities in 2019, which was a 3.75% increase over 2018 and the highest number of electrical fatalities since 2011. This statistic highlights why electrical hazards are among OSHA’s construction “Fatal Four.” This course’s primary objectives are to inform construction workers about the OSHA requirements around the electrical hazards pertinent to construction environments, and to directly discuss those specific hazards and the corresponding safe work practices. This course seeks to help workers eliminate injuries and fatalities by show them how to work safely around power lines, various energized sources, ground fault circuit interrupters, and power cords. Utilize this course to help your construction crew stay safe on the jobsite while following OSHA safety recommendations.

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    Key Audience


    All those who work in construction

    Course Topics


    Introduction
    Power Lines
    A Reading From The Osha Files
    Energized Sources
    Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters
    Safety Precautions
    A Reading From The OSHA Files
    Extension And Flexible Power Cords
    Summary

    Course Detail


    Course ID
    apsfehoc_vod

    Time

    12-23 Min
    Questions
    11

    Languages

    en-es

    video format

    HD

    captions

    Yes

    Resources

    Yes

    Lessons

    9

    Remediation

    Yes

    Bookmarking

    Yes

    Feedback

    Yes

    Microlearning

    no