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Dropped Objects - OSHA Standards
LO1: Define what dropped objects are and where they may occur
LO2: Describe the dangers of dropped objects
LO3: Describe how to reduce or prevent the impact of dropped objects
LO4: Outline your employer’s responsibilities for controlling dropped objects
LO5: Understand your responsibilities for controlling dropped objects
Oil & Gas Industry
No prerequisites are required to sit this course.
The assessment is taken during the course and is within the expected duration.
The aim of this course is to inform you about where dropped objects may occur and the associated risks. You will find out what your employer must do to control risk and offered guidance on the steps you can take, too.
Employers should provide additional training when a new hazard/procedure/condition or piece of equipment is introduced into the workplace or “unscheduled” refresher training is recommended as directed to address inadequacies in knowledge and to address unsafe acts/deviations from procedures.