Jobsite First Aid, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1305380509
  • ISBN-13: 9781305380509
  • DDC: 690.22
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 133 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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When a jobsite emergency arises, it's the people on the job that are the first responders. This gives those people — the contractors, the construction workers, and anyone else onsite — the critical responsibility of quickly and effectively acting to minimize damage and maximize safety. Prepare for this important role with JOBSITE FIRST AID: A FIELD GUIDE FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY. This ebook takes a systematic approach to responding to emergency situations, from minor burns to life-threatening events and situations. It is the perfect complement to hands-on safety training.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: The Role of a First Aid Provider.
2: Emergency Response/React.
3: ABCs of Life Support.
4: CPR for Cardiac Arrest.
5: Choking Management.
6: Control of Bleeding.
7: First Aid for Shock.
8: Jobsite Injuries.
9: Jobsite Illnesses.
10: Emergency Preparedness.
11: OSHA Reporting and Recordkeeping.
12: Accident and Incident Investigations.
13: Job Hazard Analysis.
14: First Aid Myths.
Hazard Control Measures.
Common Hazards and Descriptions.
Sample Job Hazard Analysis Form.