Category: Tool Safety

 


T055 - The Right Tool

A tool thatís the wrong size or is used in the wrong way wonít get the job done and can lead to injury. Learn to select and use the right tool.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish

Key Training Points: screwdrivers - hammers - wrenches - hacksaws - electricity

 


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

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

 


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

 

T075 - A Matter Of Degree Part 1 Welding Torches

A welding torch can be one of the most dangerous tools on any job site. The proper precautions to take when using a welding torch are outlined.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish, French, Arabic, Indonesian

Key Training Points: inspection - color codes - nozzle cleaning - protective equipment

 

T090 - A Matter Of Degree - Part 2 Welding Torches

Welding torch safety is an all-consuming process. Procedures for the safe assembly, operation and storage of welding torch heads are outlined.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish, French, Arabic, Indonesian

Key Training Points: ignition - fuel valves - adjustment - air pressure - dangers - protective gear

 

T128 - Pumping Air - Compressed Air

Air power tools make a job easier. They can also be dangerous if not handled with care.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: air pressure - dangers - fasteners for nailers - protective gear for cleaning

 


T161 - What A Grind - Grinding Wheels

Grinding wheels, used throughout industry, are real workhorses. Key points covered include proper setup and grinder usage - with a special test for detecting a damaged wheel.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish

Key Training Points: safety features - workspace - eye protection - wheel inspection

 

T173 - Handling The Pressure - Hydroblasting

Hydroblasting packs as much as 10,000 lbs. of pressure per square inch. A quick overview of what you ought to know anytime youíre working around hydroblasting is offered.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: pre-use checklist - pressure - dangerous situations - maintenance

 

T187 - Single-Piece Rim Wheel Safety

What some people donít know about changing industrial tires could blow you away ñ literally! Learn how to ìre-tireî safely. First in a series of two about tire-changing safety.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: personal protective equipment - inflation - safety devices - inflation hoses

 

T188 - Multi-Piece Rim Wheel Safety

Hereís more information about changing industrial tires. Learn how to change a multi-piece rim wheel safely. Second in a series of two videos about tire-changing safety.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: suicide rims - inflation - restraining devices - wheel removal

 

T213 - Hand Tool Safety

This video is a follow-up to T055, The Right Tool. It alerts viewers to the potential hazards of simple hand tools and illustrates how common sense is the best tool of all. Screwdriver, hammer, wrench and ratchet safety are demonstrated.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: using your head - tool maintenance

 

T219 - Knives And Boxcutters

Knives disable more people than any other hand tool. Learn how to sharpen your skills, safely - when using knives and boxcutters.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: use the right cutting tool - be cautious - keep it sharp - use protective equipment

 

T224 - Woodworking Hand Tools

Working with wood can be very rewarding. You should not take away from the personal satisfaction of your work by risking injury because you did not use the right tools safely.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: using chisels - saws - file the right way - keep tools clean and sharp

 

T227 - Pallet Jacks

Use pallet jacks to pump up your productivity without pumping up your number of injuries.

Tone: Humorous / Language: English / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: proper loading - watch your path - dock work

 

T236 - Nail And Staple Guns

Hapless Hal, veteran of countless unsafe practices, shows how not to use pneumatic nail and staple guns in this humorous ìRamboî spoof.

Tone: Humorous / Language: English

Key Training Points: horseplay - maintenance - safety procedures - personal protective equipment

 

T251 - Wheelbarrows

Like any tool, there is a right way and a wrong way to use wheelbarrowsóa safe way and a dangerous way. Learn to avoid injury when using wheelbarrows.

Tone: Humorous / Language: English

Key Training Points: loading - lifting and balancing techniques

 


T255 - Welding Safety 1

Since the Iron Age, humankind has used intense heat to shape metals into the tools we need to live. It reshaped our world, but the power needed to fuse metals can destroy as well as create. Learn how to control the power used in welding and cutting, while complying with regulations.

Tone: Drama / Language: English, Spanish

Key Training Points: equipment care - confined spaces

 


T256 - Welding Safety 2

Today, manipulating metal through welding and cutting is still filled with challenges and hazards. Rules and regulations welders need to eliminate fire hazards are shown.

Tone: Drama / Language: English, Spanish

Key Training Points: fire prevention - fire watch - extinguishing

 

T258 - Table Saws

A tool is only as safe as the worker who uses it. For that reason, never use a table saw, or any power-operated tool, unless you know the hazards of the machine and the safe method of operation.

Tone: Graphic / Language: English

Key Training Points: environment - personal protective equipment - accessories - know your saw - maintenance

 

T259 - Power Tools: General Safety

Power tools have many uses, but they also have many hazards. The list of machine-related injuries is as long as it is horrifying.

Tone: Graphic / Language: English

Key Training Points: operating procedures - electrical hazards - work area - dress - maintenance

 

T264 - Radial Arm Saws

The use of the radial arm saw requires a thorough knowledge of operating procedures. Accidents may result from kickbacks, failure to use machine guards properly, and failure to keep hands clear of the blade.

Tone: Graphic / Language: English

Key Training Points: machine guards - safety procedures

 

T270 - Lasers

When Luke Skywalker battled the forces of evil, his most ìForceî- ful weapon was the ìLight Saberî a powerful, focused beam of light. Today, lasers are virtually everywhere. They can even be more powerful than Halís mythical weapon. Find out what lasers can do to you and what you can do to avoid getting hurtóor worse.

Tone: Humorous / Language: English / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: types: classifications - precautions - restrictions