Tools are a very common part of our everyday lives. We use hand and power tools at home and work for a variety of reasons. These tools are very useful but can also be very dangerous. Anyone that has had a wrench slip from a bolt and scraped their knuckles or hammered their finger instead of the nail knows the pain that can occur from a simple mishap. Unfortunately, more serious injuries can and do occur with the use of such tools. The purpose of this video is to provide information about some basic safety rules, procedures and safeguards associated with hand and power tools. By being more aware of the possible dangers and hazards of working with such tools and knowing how to protect yourself, you can more easily avoid or eliminate tool-related accidents.
The video is 18 minutes and addresses the major areas needed to comply with OSHA regulations, including:
The following are free previews of the Hand & Power Tool Safety Training videos: