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Stored compressed gases are essential components in all areas of American industry. Compressed gas cylinders hold fuel, breathable air and chemicals that can produce devastating results if they are accidentally released or leak. This program shows the viewer the types of hazards associated with the gases, how the gases are compressed and stored and how the cylinders should be handled. The viewer will also learn how to connect gas cylinders to service lines and fixtures and how to control gas
In order to move objects safely, employees must be well trained in safe material handling techniques while also maintaining the proper attitude and state of mind to use their training each time they lift or move an object. This program discusses the techniques, precautions and safe work practices you can follow so that when an object must be moved, you are able to "move it safely."
This program discusses how to safely operate electric-powered pallet jacks so operators can deliver their loads while avoiding injury and property damage. Topics include pre-operational inspection, driving and handling characteristics, lifting, moving and placing loads, avoiding incidents involving pedestrians, traveling on sloped surfaces and working on loading docks.
This program examines some common hazards posed by the operation of order selectors and how to control these hazards through safe operating practices. Topics include order selector stability characteristics, pre-operational inspection, lifting and stacking materials properly, fall prevention, safe traveling techniques, preventing injuries to pedestrians and properly parking the vehicle.
This program discusses common hazards presented by the operation of reach trucks and how to control those hazards through safe operating techniques. Topics include reach truck stability and handling characteristics, pre-operational inspection, lifting and moving loads safely, avoiding tip-overs, and traveling on sloped surfaces. Safe driving techniques, preventing injuries to pedestrians, lifting personnel safely, parking the truck and working in and around trailers and railcars are other addressed issues.
Propane gas is the most widely used Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) in the United States. While propane is quite beneficial, it is also highly flammable and must be handled safely. This program provides the viewer with an understanding of the properties of propane as well as safety and health precautions. Safe refueling procedures are also detailed in the video.