Note: These training videos are the same videos you will experience when you take the full Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 2 program. Your progress in watching these videos WILL NOT be tracked. You may begin the Health and Safety in the Workplace Level 2 training at any time to start officially tracking your progress toward certification.
This video is normally available to paying customers.
You may unlock this video for FREE. Enter your email address for instant access.
A hazard is anything with the potential to cause harm like a cutting machine. The potential severity of harm from the machine could be a minor cut needing a plaster if you knock in to it or a serious cut or amputation if you get a hand caught in it.
Some examples of hazards and the injury that could occur are:
Finally hazards in the workplace can also cause harm to the environment. This can be things like chemicals getting into to rivers or dust leaving a factory.