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OSHA Focus Four Hazard Awareness for Construction

    OSHA Focus Four Hazard Awareness for Construction

    Because of the tasks performed and the equipment used, construction sites can be a dangerous place unless special care is taken in safety training and hazard prevention. Most job site fatalities are the result of four common hazards identified by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) as the Focus Four. By taking OSHA Focus Four Hazard Awareness for Construction, workers, supervisors, and managers learn how to identify and prevent these hazards, including electrical hazards, fall hazards, struck-by, and caught-in or –between dangers to minimize the risk of serious injury or death in the workplace.

    Course Objectives

    With greater awareness of OSHA’s Focus Four Hazards, course participants can help reduce on-the-job accidents and injuries. To this end, this course covers the following topics:

    • OSHA’s Focus Four Hazards
      • Electrical hazards
      • Fall hazards
      • Struck-by hazards
      • Caught-in and caught-between hazards
    • Hazard identification
    • Hazard prevention
    • How to follow a Safety and Health program

    Course Audience

    This course was designed for members of the construction workforce who are responsible for workplace safety per OSHA regulations, including the following:

    • Managers
    • Supervisors
    • Workers

    If you have any concerns as to whether this course is appropriate for you or your industry, please browse our full selection of online courses and safety packs, call 800-971-1080, or contact us online.

    Course Features and Benefits

    After participants complete this course, they will be able to describe OSHA’s Focus Four Hazards and understand how to avoid them on the job. Additionally, they will learn more about common injuries caused by these hazards and how to prevent accidents that could lead to physical harm or fatalities.

    Burlington, MA 01803
    Call: 800.971.1080