PA OSHA Consultation Focal Points Series

Focal Points Series

The Pennsylvania OSHA Consultation Program developed this series of videos focusing on the top 25 areas identified by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration during inspections. The video series can be used to supplement training that employers must provide to their employees. The video series includes 25 videos that are available to help both employees and employers.

Walking/Working Surfaces

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about the hazards associated with walking and working surfaces in general industry.

Trenching and Excavations

The Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about the hazards associated with trenches and excavations.

Stairways and Ladders

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about the hazards associated with stairs and ladders in the construction industry.

Silica

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video on the hazards associated with silica exposure in construction and general industry.

Scaffolds

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about hazards associated with scaffolds in construction and general industry.

Respiratory Protection

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video with need to know information about the hazards associated with the use of respirators in construction and general industry.

Powered Industrial Trucks

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about the hazards associated with powered industrial trucks used in construction and general industry.

Portable Fire Extinguishers

Department of Safety Science provides an informational video on the hazards associated with portable fire extinguishers in construction and general industry.

Personal Protective Equipment- General Industry

Department for Safety Sciences provides an informational video on the hazards associated with personal protective equipment.

Personal Protective Equipment- Construction

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about personal protective equipment (PPE) in the construction industry.

Overhead Cranes

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about the hazards associated with overhead cranes in general industry.

Occupational Noise

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about the hazards associated with occupational noise in general industry.

Machine Guarding

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video of hazards associated with machinery and improper/missing guarding.

Lockout/Tagout

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video on the hazards associated with Lockout/Tagout.

Hot Work

The Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about the fire hazards associated with welding, burning and cutting in general industry.

Hazard Communication

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about OSHA' Hazard Communication (HAZCOM) standard.

Hand and Power Tools

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video the hazards associated with hand and power tools in the construction industry.

Focus Four

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video on the four most frequent hazards that contribute to worker fatalities in construction.

Fall Prevention/Protection

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about the hazards associated with fall protection.

Emergency Plans

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video about the hazards associated with emergency action and fire prevention plans in general industry.

Electrical Safety

Confined Spaces- General Industry

Confined Spaces- Construction

The Department for Safety Sciences provides an informational video about the hazards associated with confined spaces in the construction industry.

Bloodborne Pathogens

Department of safety sciences provides an informational video on the hazards associated with blood-borne pathogens in the workplace.

Aerial Lifts

Department of Safety Sciences provides an informational video on the hazards associated with aerial lifts.