The purpose of this lesson is to introduce behavior-based safety concepts to employees, with the intent of creating an understanding what influences employees to change unsafe behaviors before an accident or injury happens. Accidents and injuries have both a human and business cost, so it is advantageous for employees to practice safe behaviors and mitigate unsafe behaviors in the workplace.
Upon successful completion of this course, you should have a better understanding of:
- Behavior-based safety and key terms
- Why behavior-based safety programs matters to both employees and companies
- Different methods and tools used to eliminate hazards and prevent injuries on the job
- Steps involved in a behavior-based safety program