Safety Awareness for New Employees

Safety Awareness for New Employees

Updated Jun 22, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Understand the importance of knowing how to work safely in your job.
  • Recognize common hazards you may encounter in the workplace.
  • Know specific work practices you can use to avoid these hazards and keep yourself and your coworkers safe.
Course Description

Course Description

MARCOM's interactive course on Safety Awareness for New Employees addresses many of the most important safety issues confronting employees across a range of industries.

Content is divided into concise chapters that look at commonly encountered workplace hazards, and how you can protect yourself from them, so new hires can start working safely right away.

Topics covered include:  slips, trips and falls, good housekeeping, ergonomics, using hand and power tools, forklift safety, electrical safety, lock-out/tag-out, hazard communication; fire prevention and personal protective equipment.  Emergency procedures are discussed, including health, first aid and bloodborne pathogens.

Using a powerful combination of audio, full-motion video, text and colorful graphics, this course provides the most cost-effective safety and regulatory compliance training available today. The course is divided into a number of logical sections so information is easily understood and retained.