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Title: SAFETY%20AND%20HEALTH


1
SAFETY AND HEALTH
  • MRS. L. COLEMAN
  • ROOM A4
  • BTE/MD

2
1. Whenever electrical equipment is used in the
office/classroom safety rules are established to
protect each of the following
  • OPERATOR
  • EQUIPMENT
  • ENVIRONMENT

3
2. Describe the proper way to unplug equipment?
  • Grasp the plug at the outlet and remove it.

4
3. List three safety rules that apply to the use
of extension cords?
  • 1. Dont overload
  • 2. Do not stretch electrical cords across an
    aisle where someone might trip over them.
  • 3. Replace frayed cords

5
4. Who should repair equipment?
  • Classroom teacher
  • Technology person
  • Manufacturer
  • An authorized service technician

6
  • 5. While working around moving parts, what is
    the main precaution that a person wearing long
    necklaces, scarves, neckties, loose sleeves, or
    other loose clothing should do?
  • Be aware of the possible dangers associated with
    the equipment they are using by making sure that
    their clothing does not get caught in it.

7
6. Whose recommendations for using equipment
safely should a person follow?
  • The manufacturers

8
7. While moving equipment from one location to
another, what should be observed?
  • 1. The way that you move equipment
  • 2. Follow safety guidelines concerning equipment
  • 8. What is likely to happen when vents are
    covered on the computer?
  • IT WILL OVERHEAT.

9
9. Using improper keying techniques, using no
hand and finger exercises, and other similar
tactics can lead to
  • RSI/CTS
  • Repetitive Stress Injury/Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    a.k.a. Tennis Elbow

10
10. List the 3 guidelines for safely using the
computer monitor
  • 1. Use screensavers to prevent images from being
    permanently burned into the screen.
  • 2. Do not attempt to repair.
  • 3. Do not leave fingerprints on the screen.
  • 4. Avoid glare by adjusting display

11
FINGER GYMNASTICS
  • Drill 1
  • Drill 2
  • Drill 3
  • Drill 4
  • Drill 5
  • Drill 6
  • Drill 7

12
11. OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION
  • A federal government agency that writes and
    enforces safety standards for all businesses.
    Its purpose is to prevent employee injuries and
    death by insisting that businesses maintain
    safety procedures.

13
12. When should a disk be inserted into the disk
drive?
  • When the disk drive is not running.

14
13. List several things that disks should not be
exposed to
  • 1. Extreme hot or cold temperatures
  • 2. Sharp or pointed objects
  • 3. Magnetic fields such as transformers and
    magnets
  • 4. Smoke, ashes, and dust
  • 5. leaving disks in disk drives
  • 6. Do not touch the surface

15
14. What is the general rule for storing
instruments such as scissors or sharpened pencils?
  • 1. Best stored flat
  • 2. Store points downward if you are storing them
    in a pencil cup

16
15. How should staples be removed?
  • By using a stapler remover

17
16. What are two safety precautions to remember
when trying to dislodge a jammed stapler?
  • 1. Do not hold it near your eyes
  • 2. Do not test it over your finger

18
17. Emergency Procedure for a Fire?
  • 1. Get up quickly and quietly from your desk.
  • 2. Walk to the door, turn right, walk to the
    practice band field.
  • 3. Line up, stand quietly and listen for teacher
    instructions.

19
What is the Fire Signal?
  • 3 short rings.

20
19. Emergency Procedure for a Tornado?
  • Get up from your desk and move to the front of
    the room away from the door, take a seat and sit
    quietly to hear further instructions.
  • 20. Tornado Signal-1 long continuous ring

21
21. What does EPA stand for?
  • Environmental Protection Agency-It regulates the
    disposal of hazardous waste.

22
22. Safety Color Codes
  • Identify flammable liquids in a container
  • Red
  • Orange
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Purple

23
23. Safety Color Codes
  • Identify dangerous parts of machines
  • Red
  • Orange
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Purple

24
24. Safety Color Codes
  • To designate safety
  • Red
  • Orange
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Purple

25
25. Safety Color Codes
  • To designate caution
  • Red
  • Orange
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Purple

26
26. Safety Color Codes
  • To designate radiation hazards
  • Red
  • Orange
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Purple

27
27. Safety Color Codes
  • To designate fire protection equipment
  • Red
  • Orange
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Purple

28
28. Safety Color Codes
  • To designate the location of first aid equipment
  • Red
  • Orange
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Purple

29
29. Hazardous Waste
  • Materials that can create poisonous gases when
    mixed with other chemicals
  • REACTIVE
  • Examples-chlorine bleach and ammonia

30
30. Hazardous Waste
  • Materials that are capable of bursting into
    flames
  • IGNITABLE
  • Examples gasoline, paint and furniture polish

31
31. Hazardous Waste
  • Material that will destroy your clothing and burn
    your skin
  • CORROSIVES
  • Example acids found in batteries

32
32. Hazardous Waste
  • Material that can poison people
  • TOXIC
  • Examples pesticides, weed killers, and many
    household cleaners

33
33. Name the five procedures of safety
  • Follow Guidelines
  • Think Safety
  • Report or Correct
  • Ask Questions
  • Dont take shortcuts

34
34. Name five types of safety hazards.
  1. Poor Housekeeping
  2. Electrical/Fire
  3. Unsafe equipment
  4. Unsafe Acts
  5. Unsafe Work areas

35
35. Safety
  • Freedom from danger, risk or injury
  • 36. EMPLOYEE SAFETY
  • Freedom from danger, risk, or injury in a
    workplace

36
37. RSI/CTS
  • Repetitive Stress Injury/Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    a.k.a. Tennis Elbow
  • Causes
  • Awkward posture
  • Poor Technique
  • Task with bent wrists
  • Working with improper equipment
  • Working at a rapid pace

37
Reduce Risks of RSI/CTS by
  • Arranging the work station correctly
  • Using a proper chair and sitting correctly
  • Using correct arm wrist positions
  • Using proper keyboarding techniques
  • Taking short breaks
  • Exercising the neck, shoulder, arm, wrist and
    fingers before and during typing

38
38. HOW TO PREVENT RSI/CTS
  • Arrange the workstation correctly
  • Use correct arm and wrist posture
  • Use proper wrist techniques
  • Short breaks
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