General Safety Orientation

General Safety Orientation

General Safety Orientation is a concise overview of workplace safety concepts and issues designed primarily for new employees. The course explains the importance of key workplace safety topics such as safety committees, fall protection, protective equipment, confined space, hazard communications, bloodborne pathogens, and much more. It's an excellent way to lay a foundation of safety appreciation and awareness by making sure that your new hires are well grounded in key safety concepts.

  1. Full Course - 14 minutes
    This version is intended for all school staff.
  2. Full Course (en Español) - 16 minutes
    Este curso está dirigido a todo el personal.
Course Authors
Steve Lyons
Steve Lyons is a Loss Control Consultant for the Puget Sound Workers’ Compensation Trust. The Trust is a cooperative pool of self-insured school districts for workers' compensation insurance coverage. Steve has over six years of direct OSHA/WISHA compliance and loss control experience and holds an Associate in Risk Management degree from the Insurance Institute of America.