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Jun 2016


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Behavioral Based Safety and OSHA 10-hr General Industry Outreach Course


The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has been cited in acknowledging that workplace accidents are primarily due to human error. Most businesses are unaware that the cost of just 1 injury may cost hundreds of thousands of dollars to revenue to the "bottom line". According to the OSHA, Safety Pays model for accident recovery, a business with 3% profit margin would have to pay a total of $40,023 for a laceration and have to make $1,334,100 million in additional sales. If the worker can receive a laceration from the common unsafe behavior of operating machinery without a guard. This action can be avoided by instituting a behavioral based safety system.

The Behavioral Based Safety system (BBS) is a valued tool used in conjunction with other safety and health aids, such as, job hazard analysis, fault tree analysis, audits, and inspections. The BBS focuses on the behavior of the worker which is measurable and observable, unlike a person's attitude. When behavior which can cause accidents and organizational loses are observed, the BBS system will give aids to the safety officer in coaching safe behavior. The final output of an effective BBS system is to create a safety culture.

Learning Objective:

  • Obtain the requirements needed to receive an OSHA 10-hour General Industry card
  • Learn how to identify hazards, control hazards, and eliminate hazards when possible
  • Learn the steps to create and implement a BBS system
  • Understand the importance of an effective safety and health program
  • Obtain a plan to create an optimal safety culture

Who Will Benefit:

All owners, managers, and front line supervisors would have a vested interest in this topic. Industries such as, but not limited to, are as follows:

  • Manufacturing
  • Transportation
  • Medical
  • Temporary Agencies
  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Schools
  • Private and Public Utilities
  • Human Resources Professionals
  • CEOs

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