Preparing for Emergencies

This 2 minute safety training video covers: What is the best way to prepare for an emergency, what is sds, what's the importance of knowing the hazardous materials in your area before working with them. Click here to watch the 15 minute full length version.

Thinking about safety should be as natural as thinking about other aspects of the job. Employees need to think about the possibility of accidents before they happen. Accidents cause millions of people to suffer painful injuries every year, and cost business almost $90 billion per year in medical bills, lost wages and lost production time.

Atlantic Training's "Safety Orientation" video/DVD training program addresses two of the most prominent safety issues confronting employers today, that of developing a good "safety attitude" in their employees...as well as providing "introductory safety training".

Areas covered in the program include:

Video Transcript

No matter how careful we are, no matter what precautions we take, accidents still happen. So we must be prepared to act if an emergency occurs. Read the Safety Data Sheets or any hazardous materials in your area before you work with them. SDS should be kept in central location for quick reference. Clean up chemical spills immediately but be careful, make sure you know what chemicals are you dealing with and the tools and materials that should be use in the clean up process.