DEWALT Construction Safety & OSHA Handbook, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1305380487
  • ISBN-13: 9781305380486
  • DDC: 363.11
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 288 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released October 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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The DEWALT® Construction Safety & OSHA Handbook is an easy-to-understand reference for the complex safety and OSHA regulations that construction professionals face every day. The ebook provides comprehensive coverage on the requirements, standards, and safe work practices that should be adhered to on any jobsite. Because the more complicated topics have been translated into simple, straightforward terms, workers can spend their time focusing on the OSHA-compliant practices that are emphasized instead of getting bogged down with complicated regulatory language. In essence, this is a tool that truly makes construction safety clear. You won't want to be without it.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Workplace Safety—Tragedy to Progress.
2: Introduction to OSHA.
3: Workers' Compensation Insurance.
4: Safety and Health Programs.
5: Job Hazard Analysis.
6: Safety and Health Training.
7: OSHA Regulations and Safe Work Practices.
8: Safety Inspections.
9: Fundamentals of Accident and Incident Investigations.
10: What to do during an OSHA Inspection.
11: Emergency Action Plan.
12: Safety Management Systems.
13: OSHA Recordkeeping Forms.
14: OSHA Job Safety and Health Poster Samples.
15: Hazard Communication Guidelines for Compliance.
16: CAL/OSHA Model Injury and Illness Prevention Program for High-Hazard Industries.
17: JHA—Common Hazards and Descriptions.
18: Sample Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) Forms.
19: JHA—Hazard Control Measures.
20: OSHA Sample Safety Meeting Topics.
21: Safety Meeting Roster.
22: Sample Fall Protection Plan for Precast Concrete Erection.
23: Sample Fall Protection Plan for Residential Construction.
24: Field Method for Identifying Soil Texture.
25: Guidelines for Establishing a Site-Specific Erection Plan.
26: Sample Safety Inspection Checklist.
About the Author.