OSHA Tool Safety

1910. Subpart P General Industry / 1926. Subpart I Construction

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Pay just $18.95 for your OSHA certificate AFTER you complete the training.

This course will acquaint you with some of the requirements, and important safety practices when using hand tools and power tools in the workplace. Focus is placed on selecting tools properly in order to prevent ergonomic injuries fro hand tools, and the electrical safety guidelines necessary in order to reduce or eliminate shock hazards when using power tools.

Compliant with OSHA Standards

1910. Subpart P General Industry / 1926. Subpart I Construction

The material in this course is based on the standards of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). However, this course should not be considered as a substitute for the full safety and health standards for the general industry 1910, Subpart P, or for the construction industry, 1926, Subpart I.

OSHA Tool Safety - Curriculum

Hand Tool Safety

In this lesson, you will learn about the different OSHA standards that cover tool safety and why they are important.

In this lesson, you will become familiar with the ergonomics of different types of hand tools.

In this lesson, you will learn about how to assess and select the correct tools for any given work task.

In this lesson you will learn the specifics of hand tool safety in various work situations.

In this lesson you will learn about the specific requirements for working safely with single handed tools.

In this lesson you will learn about the specific requirements for working safely with double handled tools.

In this lesson you will learn more about the different types of tool handles you may encounter on the job.

In this lesson you will learn about the specifics of correct tool use.

Power Tool Safety

In this lesson you will gain an overview of power tool safety and what will be covered in the rest of the module.

In this lesson you will learn about the regulations and best practices relating to power tool guards.

In this lesson you will learn about power tool operating controls and switches.

In this lesson you will learn about best practices when using extension cords with powered tools.

In this lesson you will learn about the requirements and safety procedures related to the electrical grounding of power tools.

In this lesson you will learn about ground fault circuit interruptors.

In this lesson you will learn the requirements for double insulated tools.

In this lesson you will learn about the OSHA standards regarding the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) when working with power tools.

In this lesson you will learn the best practices for power tool operation.

1 HOUR

Training Time

ASSESSMENTS

Two Quizzes

OSHA Certificate of Compliance

After successfully completing the training, you can buy the official OSHA Tool Safety Certificate for just $18.95. 

Instant access and email delivery means you’re OSHA 29 CFR 1910. Subpart P General Industry / 1926. Subpart I Construction compliant immediately. Your certificate will be permanently stored in your account where it can be verified or re-printed at any time.

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OSHA Information and Disclaimer

Hand and power tool hazards are addressed in specific standards for  general industry, shipyard employment, marine terminals, longshoring, and for the construction industry.

This course is designed to present employees and employers a summary of some of the more important safe work practices when working with hand tools and portable power tools.

The material in this course is based on the standards of OSHA – the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. However, this course should not be considered a substitute for the full safety and health standards for the general industry 1910, Subpart P, or for the construction industry, 1926, Subpart I.

Employers and employees in the 26 states and territories that have OSHA-approved state safety and health plans should check with their state agency. Their state may be enforcing other standards and other procedures that, while ‘at least as effective as’ federal standards, may not always be identical to the federal requirements.

  • Part Number:
    1910
  • Part Number Title:
    Occupational Safety and Health Standards
  • Subpart:
    1910 Subpart P
  • Subpart Title:
    Hand and Portable Powered Tools and Other Hand-Held Equipment
  • Standard Number:
  • Title:
    Hand and Portable Powered Tools and Other Hand-Held Equipment
  • GPO Source:


Authority: Sections 4, 6, and 8 of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 U.S.C. 653, 655, 657); Secretary of Labor’s Order No. 12-71 (36 FR 8754), 8-76 (41 FR 25059), 9-83 (48 FR 35736), 1-90 (55 FR 9033), or 5-2007 (72 FR 31159), as applicable; 29 CFR part 1911.

Section 1910.243 also issued under 29 CFR part 1910.

[61 FR 9227, March 7, 1996; 70 FR 53929, Sept. 13, 2005; 72 FR 71070, Dec. 14, 2007]
  • Part Number:
    1926
  • Part Number Title:
    Safety and Health Regulations for Construction
  • Subpart:
    1926 Subpart I
  • Subpart Title:
    Tools – Hand and Power
  • Standard Number:
  • Title:
    Tools-Hand and Power
  • GPO Source:


Authority: Sections 4, 6, and 8 of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 U.S.C. 653, 655, 657); Secretary of Labor’s Order No. 12-71 (36 FR 8754), 8-76 (41 FR 25059), 9-83 (48 FR 35736), 1-90 (55 FR 9033), or 5-2002 (67 FR 65008), as applicable; and 29 CFR part 1911. Section 1926.307 also issued under 5 U.S.C. 553.

[61 FR 9227, March 7, 1996; 69 FR 31882, June 8, 2004]

 

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