Begin with Hazards

Screen capture of online training module with various scenarios for identifying hazards in the workplace.Learn to spot hazards before someone gets hurt! Resources are available to help you learn, practice, and use this essential skill.

Every day workers get hurt due to preventable hazards. That’s why your approach to workplace safety and health needs to begin with identifying hazards.

No matter the size or type of business you run, these steps can help you.

Step 1

Learn how to spot hazards in your workplace.

Step 2

Learn about possible solutions to workplace hazards.

Step 3

Take action to find and write down your job hazards and solutions.

Use the Workplace Hazards and Solutions worksheet (F417-271-000) for this step
Other forms such as the Job Hazard Analysis sample template (46 KB DOC).

Step 4

Make sure hazard solutions meet the requirements found in rules that apply to your workplace.

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