house Safety & Training sessions will be coordinated by (
of Safety Director
Foremen and Assistant Foremen are required to be trained in
Accident Investigation Procedures by the Safety Director.
Operators of forklift trucks are to be trai
house in accordance
with federal/state requirements. Operators must attend classroom
instruction as well as “behind the wheel training”.
All employees who work with, or are exposed to, hazardous
chemicals are to be trained in Hazard Communication,
with federal and state regulations.
All employees who don respirators are to be trained in accordance
with federal and state regulations. Those individuals who don
respirators are required to have annual physicals.
Machine operators and ma
intenance personnel are to be trained in
Lockout/Tagout procedures. Individual locks/keys will be assigned to
those individuals participating in the LOTO program.
All employees who don Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will be
trained in the proper use
of such equipment.
aid training and Bloodborne Pathogen (BBP) training will be
and the local chapter of the
American Red Cross.
Machine/Equipment operators are to be trained in
is to be placed on poin
t of operation guarding. No employee is
allowed to operate a machine unless it is properly guarded.
Employees who operate company vehicles are required to participate
in an in
house Defensive Driving Program.
All production, shipping, and warehouse empl
oyees are required to
attend a 4 hour in
house safety training session on an annual basis.
This partial day session is held each January in the conference room.
The Safety Director will decide the topic
annual session is to place emp
hasis on material handling and
All employees, at time of hire, are to be trained in Emergency Action
and proper evacuation of building in case of an emergency. Each
employee is to be given instruction/training on where to exit and
to locate in the event of an emergency.
Foremen and Assistant Foremen are to meet with the Safety Director
on a quarterly basis to discuss training needs and goals.