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Grantee Name: West Virginia University Research Corporation Grant Number: 46C6-HT21 Grant Year: 2006

The grantee developed training materials addressing hazard identification and control for landscape and horticultural service workers, owners, supervisors and workers. Materials include an instructor manual. Materials are available in English and Spanish.


Title Length Format File Size
Landscaping Industry: Recognizing and Controlling Health and Safety Hazards (English)
Cover Page 1 page DOC* 1.13 MB
Table of Contents 1 page DOC* 17 KB
A. Landscapers - Course Attendance List, Matrices, and Evaluation
1. Attendance List
2 pages DOC* 90 KB
2. Course Evaluation
1 page DOC* 82 KB
3. Course Matrix – 4 Hour Class
1 page DOC* 36 KB
4. Course Matrix – 10 Hour Class 1 page DOC* 38 KB
B. Landscapers - Course Materials and PowerPoint Slides
1a. Landscapers General Industry Description 19 slides PPT* 744 KB
1b. Landscapers Introduction to OSHA 36 slides PPT* 535 KB
2. Work Surfaces 33 slides PPT* 2.34 MB
3. Egress 45 slides PPT* 3.88 MB
4. Electricity 32 slides PPT* 7.43 MB
5. PPE 41 slides PPT* 3.27 MB
6. Health and Hazcom 60 slides PPT* 4.06 MB
7. Hand and Power Tools 55 slides PPT* 2.77 MB
8. Materials Handling 44 slides PPT* 1009 KB
9. Machinery and Vehicular Safety 91 slides PPT* 1.81 MB
10. Safety and Health Programs 25 slides PPT* 3.68 MB
C. Landscapers - Course Publicity
1. Course Publicity Poster 1 page DOC*
238 KB
D. Landscapers - References, Fact Sheets, and FACE Reports
1. References and Resources 3 pages DOC* 52 KB
2. OSHA Fact Sheets and QuickCards List

1 page DOC* 245 KB
E. Landscapers - Tests for Course Participants
1. Pre-Test 6 pages DOC* 78 KB
2. Pre-Test Answer Key 6 pages DOC* 48 KB
3. Questions for Quizdom
4 pages DOC* 49 KB
F. Landscapers – Videos, Pictures, and Extras Included in Landscapers CD-Rom
Channel 3 News Report on Stephens Crane Accident 1:10 min MPG* 19.10 MB
Confined Space Teamwork 10 slides PPT* 1.05 MB
How They Work: Full-Face Air-Purifying Respirator 0:22 sec MPG* 6.51 MB
Lifting - Positive Demonstration 0:13 sec MPG* 4.36 MB
Lifting - Negative Demonstration 0:11 sec MPG* 3.86 MB
Landscape Safety 27 slides PPT* 2.88 MB
OSHA Most Frequently Cited Serious Violations 19 slides PPT* 412 KB
OSHA Profile: Landscape and Horticultural Services 11 pages PDF* 299 KB
Pictures 35 files ZIP* 16.30 MB
Respirator - Negative Demonstration 0:19 sec MPG* 5.47 MB
Respirator - Positive Demonstration 0:21 sec MPG* 6.18 MB
Landscaping Industry: Recognizing and Controlling Health and Safety Hazarads (Español)
Tables of Contents
1a - La Industria de Servicios de Paisajismo y Horticultura 19 slides PPT* 788 KB
1b - Seguridad en Paisajismo y Horticultura 36 slides PPT* 777 KB
2 - Superficies Donde se Trabaja y Camina 33 slides PPT* 2.65 MB
3 - Estructuras Relacionadas al Paisajismo 44 slides PPT* 3.73 MB
4 - Electricidad 32 slides PPT* 7.5 MB
5 - Equipo de Protección Personal (EPP) en Paisajismo 41 slides PPT* 3.37 MB
6 - Peligros para la Salud 60 slides PPT* 4.27 MB
7 - Herramientas de Mano y Mecanizadas 55 slides PPT* 2.95 MB
8 - Manejo Manual de Materiales 44 slides PPT* 14.00 MB
9 - Seguridad Vehicular y de Maquinaria 91 slides PPT* 9.06 MB
10 - Programas de Seguridad y Salud 25 slides PPT* 3.65 MB
La Industria de Servicios de Paisajismo y Horticultura: Reconocer, evitar y prevenir peligros de seguridad y salud en el lugar de trabajo 1 page DOC* 1.13MB

DISCLAIMER: This material was produced under grant number 46C6-HT21 from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. It does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the U. S. Department of Labor, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U. S. Government. The U.S. Government does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed.

COPYRIGHT INFORMATION: This material is the copyrighted property of West Virginia University Research Corporation. By federal regulation, OSHA reserves a license to use and disseminate such material for the purpose of promoting safety and health in the workplace. The West Virginia University Research Corporation hereby authorizes employers and workplace safety and health professionals to use this material, distributed by or through OSHA, in their workplaces or practices in accordance with the guidance contained in the material.

To this end, permission is granted to use such copyrighted material solely for non-commercial, instructional, personal, or scholarly purposes. The material may be used and incorporated into other workplace safety and health programs on the condition that no fee may be charged for the subsequent use of the material. Use of the material for any other purpose, particularly commercial use, without the prior, express written permission of the copyright owner/s is prohibited. Furthermore, any modification to the material is prohibited without the prior, express written permission of the copyright owners.

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