Employee Safety Orientation

Learning objectives

  • Recognize safe and unsafe practices in the workplace

  • Identify existing protective measures that will help protect you from hazards in the workplace

  • Recognize the appropriate actions you should take in an emergency situation

Course overview

This lesson informs you of the importance of following safe practices in the workplace. Additionally, it covers some preventative measures that will protect you from hazards and how to respond if an emergency should occur.

Language Offered In.png

English, Spanish

Mobile Ready

Course Time.png

23 min

Course Outline

Course Outline

  • Safe Work Practices

  • Protective Measures

  • Responding to Emergencies



  • 29 CFR 1900 Subpart Z - Toxic and Hazardous Substances - 1900.1200 Hazard Communication

  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart I - Personal Protective Equipment - 1910.132 General Requirements

  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart O - Machinery and Machine Guarding - 1910.217 Mechanical power presses

  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart H - Hazardous Materials - 1910.119 Process safety management of highly hazardous chemicals

  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart H - Hazardous Materials - 1910.120 Hazardous waste operations and emergency response

  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart E - Exit Routes and Emergency Planning - 1910.38 Emergency action plans

  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart E - Exit Routes and Emergency Planning - 1910.39 Fire prevention plans

  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart J - General Environmental Controls - 1910.145 Specifications for accident prevention signs and tags

  • 29 CFR 1910 Subpart J - General Environmental Controls - 1910.147 The control of hazardous energy (lockout/tagout)

  • Eight Principles of a Safe Workplace, 2019 American Council Employee Safety

  • United States Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Pedestrian Safety


Click to view other courses in this Library:

Load More >



Provider Info

Compliance Plus is a group of libraries that gives you the flexibility to assign your workforce any number of the 285 plus courses listed. This includes all courses from the Occupational Safety & Health, Environmental Management, Human Resources, Transportation, Canadian Safety & Health, Higher Education, Healthcare, and Training Shorts Libraries for one low price!

You can purchase this course in the following ways:

Need Help?

Contact us



Library Group Level

Click here to add your own content, or connect to data from your collections.

Priced from:


Monthly or Annual

See Options
See Plans


Additional Features

See Plans

load more

Course Reviews

+ Add Review
150 Product ratings
98% would recommend

This Solution is provided by: 
Market Partner.png
ESSG App/Gig Partner
ESSG App/Gig Partner
Support info
Support Email.png
Provider Website