OSHA's Walking - Working Surfaces Regulation covers a wide range of issues that account for a high rate of citations across many industries. The National Safety Council Walking - Working Surfaces Compliance Training Seminar cuts across the clutter to put the regulation into terms you can use.
In just four hours, you'll learn where to look for hazards, how to identify them, and how to reduce the risk of injuries from falls—and their related costs.
The seminar covers:
- OSHA Walking - Working Surfaces Regulation (29 CFR 1910.21-30, Subpart D)
Key terminology and concepts
- Letters of interpretation that show how OSHA responds to implementation questions
- The consequences of poor housekeeping
- The difference between standard rail guards and handrails
- Hazards of wall and floor holes
- Specifications for safe design and construction of fixed general industry stairs
- Minimum requirements for dockboards
- Proper care and use of portable ladders
- General scaffolding requirements