Safety Regulatory Analysis for Managers

Course Titles and Descriptions

OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogens Standard

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) Standard requires that you provide a program that will define bloodborne pathogens, explain how the disease is transmitted, identify employees at risk, and determine protective measures to prevent exposures, develop exposure response procedures, and provide medical evaluations for employee exposures.

OSHA’s Emergency Action and Fire Prevention Standard

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Emergency Action and Fire Prevention Standard requires that you provide emergency action and fire prevention plans that identify emergency risks, designate personnel responsibilities for coordinating and executing emergency plans, ensure effective evacuations, train employees, and comply with the requirements of the OSHA standard.

OSHA’s General Industry Electrical Standard

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) General Industry Electrical Standard requires that you provide an electrical safety program that includes identification of electrical hazards, safety-related work practices to protect employees, and effective training for unqualified workers.

OSHA’s General Industry Forklift Standard

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) General Industry Forklift Standard requires that you provide a forklift safety program that includes identification of hazards, requirements for safe operations, inspection procedures, operator training, and pedestrian safety.

OSHA’s General Industry PPE Standard

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) General Industry personal protective equipment (PPE) Standard requires that you provide a PPE program that includes effective hazard assessment, employee training, and PPE selection.

OSHA’s General Industry Respiratory Protection Standard

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) General Industry Respiratory Protection Standard requires that you provide a respiratory protection program that includes respiratory protection program and recordkeeping requirements, medical evaluation and fit testing, respirator selection, and required employee training.

OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard

OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard requires that you provide a hazard communication program that meets the requirements of the HazCom standard, identifies all chemical hazards in the workplace, trains employees to recognize hazards and take proper precautions, ensures proper labeling of chemical containers and provides required material safety data sheets, and establishes effective emergency response procedures.

OSHA’s Lockout Tagout Standard

OSHA’s Lockout Tagout Standard requires you to provide a program that includes energy control procedures, employee training, and periodic inspections to prevent accidents during servicing and/or maintenance operations on energized equipment.

OSHA’s Permit-Required Confined Spaces

OSHA’s Permit-Required Confined Spaces requires that you provide a permit-required confined spaces program that includes evaluation of confined space hazards and safety procedures for controlling hazards, training for all employees (including entrants, attendants, entry supervisors, and rescue personnel), proper permits and permitting procedures, and effective emergency/rescue services.