Category: Home & Recreation

(see also Wellness, Health & Physical Fitness, and Violence/Security)

 


T041 - Bar B-Q Hal

Hapless Hal humorously looks at how to enjoy a safe back yard barbecue.

Tone: Humorous / Language: English, Spanish

Key Training Points: children - proper materials - use of lighter fluid - extinguishing the fire

 


T064 - Short Cut To Disaster - Part 1

When using chainsaws, safety begins by being prepared. Hapless Hal looks at proper clothing and procedures prior to using a chainsaw.

Tone: Humorous / Language: English, Spanish / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: dress - starting - protective equipment - manual - maintenance and inspection

 


T068 - Handgun Safety

Each year, approximately 1,000 Americans will die from handgun accidents. A few simple, but important rules for safety are covered.

Tone: Drama / Language: English, Spanish / Caption: Closed, Open

Key Training Points: trigger locks - ammunition - respect - children

 


T070 - Short Cut To Disaster Part 2

Chainsaws, when properly used, can be invaluable tools. Hapless Hal demonstrates safe procedures in using a chainsaw.

Tone: Humorous / Language: English, Spanish

Key Training Points: site preparation - throttle

- kickback - stance - notch cutting

 


T089 - Home Safety: Past, Present And Future

Each year, some 20,000 deaths occur in the home, mostly the results of falls, burns or accidental poisoning. Through a Dickens classic parody, employees are reminded to be aware of potential dangers during everyday activities.

Tone: Drama / Language: English, Spanish / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: falls - stairways - cooking - poisons

 

T092 - Cutting It Short Part 1 - Push Mowers

This parody of the TV classic, "Dragnet", helps remind us to always practice safety when using a power mower.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: precheck - slopes - pulling - wet grass

 

T094 - Boating Safety

Each year, more than 1,000 Americans die in boating accidents. Common boating hazards and how to avoid accidents are demonstrated.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: weight limits - boating safety sources - safety equipment

 

T098 - Cutting It Short Part 2 - Riding Mowers

Riding lawn mowers can be dangerous when safety is ignored. Riding mower safety is shown through a "Twilight Zone" parody.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: manuals - precheck list - slopes - protective clothing

 

T100 - The First Hunt - Hunting Safety

Hunting can be an enjoyable sport for the entire family. Proper hunting safety instruction before taking that first shot is shown.

Tone: Drama / Language: English / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: basic safety rules - load check - careless handling - transportation

 

T104 - Destination Safety 2 - Home Safety

Part two explains that safety is a state-of-mind and emphasizes safety at home as well as on the job.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: falls - fire prevention - safety skills - appliances

 

T225 - Water Safety

Take five minutes and learn how to avoid several water-related hazards.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: watch children - undertows - reach and pull - throw and tow - alcohol

 

T240 - Home Ergonomics

Ergonomics has made the modern workplace a safer, more productive place to be. But the ergonomic lessons employees learn on the job are too often forgotten on the home front. By applying similar principles, we can keep our private lives as ergonomically safe and efficient as the workplace.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: ergonomic guidelines - lifting

 

T242 - Hapless Hal's Holiday Hints

Mishaps can quickly dampen your holiday spirit. Risks of fires, crime, and alcohol-related injuries increase during the holiday season. Hapless Hal illustrates ways to reduce these risks by making safety a holiday tradition.

Tone: Humorous / Language: English / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: crime - consciousness - diet - stress