Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry
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This course covers the OSHA standards for the construction industry found in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1926 along with other relevant policies, procedures, and safety and health principles for the construction industry. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous and most frequently cited by OSHA.
- Select the appropriate OSHA standards that apply to a hazard
- Identify elements of a successful construction safety program
- Identify the more frequently cited OSHA standards
- Implement an effective recordkeeping procedure
- Introduction to OSHA
- Hazard Violation Search Workshop
- Safety programs
- Hazard communication
- Health hazards in construction
- Personal protective equipment
- Fire protection and prevention
- Materials handling
- Tools-hand and power
- Fall protection
- Cranes and rigging
- Motor vehicles
- Concrete construction
- Steel erection
- Underground construction
- Stairways and ladders
29 CFR 1926 Construction Safety Standard provided by UT Arlington.