Day 4- Find and Fix Hazards
A failure to identify hazards that are present or possible hazard risks may result in workplace injuries and illness. Finding and fixing workplace hazards is crucial in any safety and health program.
In an effort to make hazard identification easier to learn, OSHA has created an interactive, online hazard identification training tool. This game-based program helps both employers and workers learn how to easily identify possible injury risks in their workplace:
As hazard identification and assessment is key to a safety and health program’s effectiveness, OSHA has also created a detailed list of action items that both employers and workers can use to find and fix workplace hazards: