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Aerial Lift Safety in Construction, (2-Hours)

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Module 12: Accident Prevention Tags

August 31, 2021

[vc_row][vc_column][ultimate_heading main_heading=”Accident Prevention Tags” alignment=”left”]Accident prevention tags will only be used as a temporary means of warning employees of an existing hazard. Hazard examples would be things like, defective tools, equipment, caution orders. and tags for hazardous energy control.[/ultimate_heading][vc_single_image image=”12073″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”5/6″][vc_column_text]Tags must contain either DANGER or CAUTION, but never both. They will also contain a major message which can either be pictographs, written text, or both. This major message must indicate the specific hazardous condition or the instruction to be communicated to the workers.

The signal word must be readable at a minimum distance of 5 feet or such greater distance as warranted by the hazard.

The signal word and major message shall be understandable to all employees who may be exposed to the hazard.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”12076″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][ultimate_heading main_heading=”Module 12 Quiz”]Time for the next quiz. Click on the link below to begin the short quiz. A score of 70% or higher is required to pass. Once you are done, you will be taken to the next module. Good luck with the quiz and we’ll see you over in Module 13.[/ultimate_heading][/vc_column][/vc_row]