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Road Construction Special Hazards

    Road Construction Special Hazards

    Course Overview

    Road Construction Special Hazards is an intermediate online safety course that will inform you about special road construction hazards. This course covers the following specific road hazards and safety equipment: confined spaces, the use and importance of high visibility safety apparel, and special emergency response considerations. In addition, this course will provide you with OSHA’s safety regulations regarding to road construction safety.

    Intended Audience

    This online course is designed for Road Construction workers and supervisors to learn how to deal with certain special road construction safety hazards.

    • Road Construction Workers
    • Road Construction Supervisors
    • Road Construction Foremen

    Learning Objectives

    The purpose of this online safety course is to teach you about special road constructions hazards, including confined space entry. Instruction will be provided on how to check for hazards in confined spaces such as air quality, and how to look for electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and physical hazards. You will learn about OSHA and State safety requirements, the role of a Confined Space Entry (CSE) team and control measures such as blanking, bleeding, flushing and atmospheric testing. In addition, you will be informed of the types and the special needs for wearing high visibility safety apparel.

    Course Topics

    • Introduction to Road Construction Special Hazards
    • Definitions
    • Recognizing the Hazards
    • Confined Spaces and Hazard Control
    • CSE Team
    • CSE Equipment
    • Rescue
    • Special Considerations
    • High Visibility Apparel
    • Emergencies
    • Emergency Response


    • Confined Spaces
    • OSHA CFR 1910.146
    • Confined Spaces Entry Permit
    • LOTO (Lockout and Tagout)
    • COHE (Control of Hazardous Energy)
    • CSE Team
    • High Visibility Apparel
    • ANSI 107-1999
    • Class 1, 2, 3 High Visibility Apparel
    • Rescue
    • Emergency Response

    Features and Benefits

    By taking ClickSafety’s Road Construction Special Hazards online safety course, you will learn about the dangers and control methods of working in confined spaces, the use of high visibility apparel and emergency rescue response. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:

    • Know the dangers that can be found when working in a confined space and the important role of a confined space entry team
    • Know how to use control measures for safety
    • Understand the importance and difference of wearing the right type of high visibility safety apparel
    • Be aware of the rescue procedures and emergency response
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Call: 800.971.1080