Category: Environmental

(see also Confined Space Entry, Haz Com and Personal Equipment)

 


T110 - Change Of Habit - Chemical Spills

Knowing how to take care of incidental chemical and waste spills can improve plant safety and protect the environment. Learn how important it is to keep accidents from turning into major disasters.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish

Key Training Points: common types - being informed - incidental release - minor spill clean-up

 


T119 - Do You Know Where Your Trash Is? - Recycling

Trash holds valuable resources that can be reprocessed and used again. Procedures for recycling at home and at the office are shown.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish

Key Training Points: benefits - conservation - recyclable materials

 

T202 - Lost In The Ozone

The ozone layer protects us from cancer-causing ultraviolet rays. Chloroflourocarbon (CFC)-base refrigerants like freon may be damaging this layer. See what you can do to comply with the law and help save the Earth.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: chlorofluorocarbons - recapturing units - ozone layer and radiation - clean air act

 

T289 - HazWoper Part 1: Training and Information

To help eliminate or control hazardous waste dangers, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has developed the Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response. It contains rules and regulations for employees who are exposed or potentially exposed to hazardous substances or waste.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: emergency response plans - employee training - safety and health programs

 

T290 - HazWoper Part 2: Hazard Identification And Control

Hazardous waste can pose serious dangers to employees who may be exposed during clean-up operations or emergencies involving hazardous materials. The HazWoper Standard, which stands for Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response, contains requirements for identification and control of safety and health hazards at hazardous work sites.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: site characteristics - air monitoring - decontamination procedures - material handling procedures

 

T292 - Hazardous Materials Regulations: Overview

The U.S. Department of Transportation (D.O.T) has established laws regulating the transportation and shipping of hazardous materials. To help reduce incidents involving hazardous materials, HazMat employers and employees are required to know and follow HMR requirements.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: transportation - labeling - incident reporting - classification and identification of hazardous materials