The Importance Of Fall Protection Plan

This 2 minute safety training video covers: How to properly install a guard rail, what is the use of safety nets, what are the two kinds of safety nets, how to inspect and maintain safety nets, what are the other fall protections in the workplace. This clip was taken from a full-length training video. Click here to watch the 12 minute full length version.

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Atlantic Training's Fall Protection: Prevent Falling with PPE DVD program provides the information employees need to work safely when they are "off the ground", and satisfies the major training requirements in the OSHA Standard on Fall Protection. Areas covered in the program include:

This Fall Protection: Prevent Falling with PPE Training DVD Covers:
  • The Importance Of Fall Protection Plan
  • The seriousness of fall hazards.
  • Types of environments where falls may occur.
  • The "Fall Protection Plan".
  • Concentrating and keeping a clear head.
  • The importance of housekeeping in preventing falls.
  • Measures that can be taken to protect against falls.
  • Protective equipment.
  • and more.
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Video Transcript

Employees working near openings more than 4 feet above the next level should be protected from falling into the opening by a personal fall arrest system cover or guard rail system. Guard rail is a barrier erected to prevent workers from falling. Guard rail systems can be used to meet the requirements for work done of unprotected sides and edges. Another conventional fall protection method is a safety net. This is use not only to stop a fall of a worker but also to catch tools, materials or equipment that may fall from an elevated site.