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Electrocution Hazards Part II: Employer Responsibilities

7 Lessons
18-28 Minutes
10 Quiz Questions

Course 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.

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    Key Audience


    Everyone who works in the construction industry

    Course Topics


    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

    Course Detail


    Course ID
    marcehp2_vod

    Time

    18-28 Min
    Questions
    10

    Languages

    en-es

    video format

    HD

    captions

    Yes

    Resources

    Yes

    Lessons

    7

    Remediation

    Yes

    Bookmarking

    Yes

    Feedback

    Yes

    Microlearning

    no