Slips, Trips, and Falls (S009)

Description

Type: Online
Duration: 00:30 hours
Status: Active

Slips, trips, and falls constitute the majority of general industry accidents. They cause 15% of all accidental deaths and are second only to motor vehicles as a cause of fatalities from accidents. This course is intended to provide employees with the ability to recognize and prevent slip, trip, and fall hazards, and to address the key components of ladder safety. The course content is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements and best practice guidelines.

The learning objectives of the course are to list injuries that can result from slips, trips, and falls; identify fall hazards in the work area; describe the proper use of a ladder; specify how to set up a ladder; list tips to prevent injuries on stairs; describe how to minimize walkway hazards; and list contributing factors to slips, trips, and falls. This course was developed with subject-matter support provided by the Pinchin Group of Companies, an environmental, health and safety consulting firm with offices across Canada.

More about this course
  • Topics: Personal development; Personal and team development; Security; Respectful and inclusive workplace; Government priorities
  • Community: Employees; Supervisors; Managers; Executives; Directors
  • Business line: Respectful and Inclusive Workplace
  • Provider: Skillsoft

Upcoming offerings

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DateTitleTypeLocationLanguage
Self-pacedSlips, Trips, and Falls (S009)OnlineOnlineEnglish

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