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For Multiple Users
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) estimates that back injuries make up nearly twenty percent of all workplace injuries and costs the nation an estimated twenty to fifty billion dollars a year. Learners who complete this course will demonstrate knowledge of the major causes of workplace back injuries and how to prevent them. Employees will learn about hazards and the three major types of hazard controls. This course provides ergonomic information to help employers comply with OSHA’s General Duty Clause. This course is intended for oil and gas industry employees who, during their regular work duties, are required to lift and carry materials.
CEU 0.1
Duration 00:15:00
Relevant Standards U.S. Dept. of Labor Back Injuries Fact Sheet
Difficulty 1
Interactivity 2
Prerequisites None
Competencies
OGS-36.1.0 - Introduction and objectives
OGS-36.2.0 - Recall back injury hazard engineering controls
OGS-36.3.0 - Recall back injury hazard administrative controls
OGS-36.4.0 - Recall back injury hazard personal protective equipment

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