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Working Safely - Powerpoint presentation

Why is working safely important?

What are our safety rules?

Follow safety instructions

Wash your hands

Wear Personal Protective Equipment

Why is working safely important?

People don't get hurt

What do you do if someone gets hurt at work?

Tell your team leader

Follow the safety rules

Get help

What does working safely mean?

Following the safety rules

Wearing the right protective equipment

Keeping the work area safe

What does working safely mean?

If there is an accident or something that could hurt someone, tell a team leader.

The best workers work safely

Knowing about workplace hazards

What are hazards?

A hazard is anything that could hurt you or make you sick.

What could hurt you or make you sick where you work?

A hazard is anything that can cut you

Diagram of a hazard that can cut you

A hazard is anything that can trip you

Diagram of a hazard that can trip you

A hazard is anything that can burn you

Diagram of a hazard that can burn you

A hazard is anything that can crush you

Diagram of a hazard that can crush you

A hazard is anything that can hurt your hearing

Diagram of a hazard that can hurt your hearing

A hazard is anything that can hurt your eyes

Diagram of a hazard that can hurt your eyes

A hazard is anything that can make you sick

Diagram of a hazard that can make you sick

A hazard is anything that can cause you pain

Diagram of a hazard that can cause you pain

Find the hazard

Photo of box, cutting knife and blade exposed

Photo of packaging left on the floor is a trip hazard

Photo of a man welding that gives sparks and noise

Photo of sparks, arc flash, spatter, heat and radiation

Hazard signs

Your workplace has signs to remind you to be careful.

What does this sign mean?

Forklift Hazard sign

What does this sign mean?

Slippery Surface sign

What does this sign mean?

Do not watch welding arc sign

Knowing about safety gear

Personal Protective Equipment

To keep you safe at work you must wear safety equipment.

When would you wear these?

Photo of goggles

When would you wear these?

Photo of ear plugs

When would you wear this?

Photo of protective clothes

When would you wear these?

Photo of protective gloves

When would you wear these?

Photo of protective boots

Is this person wearing the right safety equipment?

Photo of a person wearing protective clothes

Knowing about the safety signs

What should you do when you see this sign?

Wear safety glasses

Wear safety glasses sign

What should you do when you see this sign?

Wear ear muffs or ear plugs.

Wear ear muffs or ear plugs sign

What should you do when you see this sign?

Wear a safety vest.

Wear a safety vest sign

What should you do when you see this sign?

Wear safety gloves.

Wear safety gloves sign

Knowing about manual handling

Lifting

What type of lifting equipment do we use?

Why is it important to lift things using the right equipment?

What things can we lift with our hands?

Photo of a person lifting a box

What things need more than one person to lift them?

Photo of 2 people lifting a table

When do we use trolleys?

Photo of a trolley

What do we use pallet jacks for?

Photo of a pallet jacks

When do we use a forklift?

Photo of a forklift

Keeping your workplace safe

Machines and safety

What machines do you use?

What safety checks must you do first?

Disposing of waste

What is waste at your workplace?

What should be done with waste?

Keeping your work area safe

Photo of a person trying to pick up a broom

Make your workplace safe

Photo of a person picking up a broom

Keeping your work area safe

What is wrong here?

Photo of an electrical cord lying on the floor

Which picture shows the safe workplace?

Photo of an electrical cord lying on the floor

Photo of a person hanging an electrical cord

What is wrong here?

Photo of a person turn on switch without wearing gloves

What should you do if you see a safety hazard?

Follow your work safety rules

Keeping your work area safe

What should you do if you find a hazard?

Report it

Photo of a man reporting an hazard issue to a lady

Knowing about evacuation

Why do we have an evacuation drill?

Evacuation Drill

When you hear the alarm:

Exits

Insert photo of emergency exit here

Insert photo of emergency exit here

Assembly points

Insert photo of assembly point

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