Workplace Hazard Identification and Assessment

This 3 minutes safety training video covers: Why it’s important to identify and assess workplace hazards, how to conduct proper workplace inspection, what is a hazard identification, how accidents and near misses happen, what are the work related illnesses, who do you report a hazard to in the workplace.

Video Transcript

Let’s say an employee is using machine that’s unsafe, perhaps the machine is not working properly but the employee continues to operate the equipment neglecting to notify the supervisor that the machine is not working properly. The employee is injured, what was the cause? One of the contributing factor to the cause of the accident was the improperly working machine. The second contributing cause of the injury was the employee’s failure to notify the supervisor so that the machine could be repaired, we call this a dual cause of the accident.

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