Designing Workplace Safety Training

Answer “Yes” or “No.”

Workplace safety training addresses general safety topics and those topics specific to work areas and departments.

Everyone in the workplace is properly trained.

Only properly authorized and instructed employees are authorized to do any job.

No employees are permitted to do any job that appears unsafe.

Emergency preparedness drills are held at regular intervals.

Employees learning new operations are closely supervised to ensure that they have the proper job skills and awareness of hazards.

Supervisors and managers are trained to recognize hazards and understand their responsibilities—and have been provided with guidelines for reporting and correcting hazards.