Solid waste facilities can be dangerous places for employees. This prerecorded program will provide facility operators and staff with a basic overview of hazards encountered at solid waste facilities and important steps to stay safe on the job.
- Identify common hazards associated with solid waste operations such as transfer stations and recycling centers.
- Develop strategies to protect staff from identified hazards including the use of personal protective equipment and the development of performance based policies.
- Understand legal requirements for safety on the job including a review of relevant NH Department of Labor Rules concerning occupational safety & health.
Topics to be covered:
- Facility Inspections
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Fire Safety
- Lock-Out / Tag-Out
- Ladder Safety
- Machine Guarding
Who Should Watch: Municipal and County Solid Waste Facility Operators (transfer stations, recycle centers, landfills)
As an IACET Accredited Provider, Primex3 offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET standard.