According to OSHA, workplace fires and explosions kill 200 and injure more than 5,000 workers each year. They cost businesses more than $2.3 billion in property damage. Don’t add to these statistics — get the facts on OSHA’s Fire Protection standards.
This course covers:
- Details of OSHA’s 1910 Subpart L (1910.155 through 1910.165)
- Basic precautions for preventing fires and protecting workers
- The right equipment and protective wear for fighting fires
- General requirements for automatic sprinkler systems and fixed fire extinguishing systems
- How to install and maintain fire detection and alarm systems
You’ll be able to:
- Comply with the applicable OSHA standards
- Communicate proper fire prevention and protection procedures to your employees
- Establish a fire brigade to protect your facility and employees
- Understand the different types of fire extinguishers and identify which type(s) you need in your workplace
- Avoid injuries, property damage, and financial loss from workplace fires
This course earns credit towards the National Safety Council’s Certificate in OSHA Compliance.
This course qualifies for the Workplace Scholarship Program.