This course covers the hazards and injuries likely to occur in public warehousing and storage operations.
- Encounters with powered industrial trucks
- Material handling
- Lifting and ergonomics
- Hazard communication
- Walking and working surfaces
- Life safety including fire protection and evacuation
This course is intended for warehouse workers, supervisors, and employers responsible for developing safe work practices and procedures in a warehouse setting.
Upon course completion students will have the ability to recognize the potential for injuries from forklifts, material handling and lifting, exposure to hazardous substances, slips, trips, and falls and methods to control and abate these hazards.
Minimum student contact hours: 7
University of Cincinnati
260 Stetson Street
Stetson Building, Room 2110
Cincinnati, OH 45267