Objective: Identify the potential for injury in tasks requiring repetitive motion.
Repetitive motion can cause injuries from annoying to debilitating. For this module:
Objective: Identify important information in pesticide labels and the meaning of that information.
Pesticide labels explain how to use pesticides safely. For this module:
Objective: Identify what types of gloves are needed for the job, if any at all.
Many jobs in the green industry require the use of gloves. For this module:
Objective: Use head protection to prevent injuries.
Hard hats help prevent head injuries on the job. For this module:
Objective: Protect hands and fingers from injuries.
Machinery with moving parts can injure or amputate hands and fingers. Using hands and fingers as tools can also cause injury. For this module:
Objective: Clean and store respirators according to the presented guidelines.
Respirators remain effective and unsoiled if they are properly cleaned and stored. For this module:
Objective: Use ladders safely for construction and maintenance jobs.
How to Use This Module
Injuries can happen when someone falls from a ladder or uses it wrong. For this module:
Objective: Prevent hazards involving machinery.
Machinery is very helpful but potentially dangerous. For this module:
Objective: Lift properly to minimize risk of injuries.
Problems and injuries can arise from overexertion. For this module:
Objective: Use safe practices to prevent falls.
Falls happen quickly and are unexpected. And they can cause serious injuries. For this module: