HR HRM Exercise 1Chapter 12Test Your Safety Smarts
Take the following quiz to evaluate your knowledge and awareness of safety and health issues. Answers are found at the end of this chapter. 1. True or False? Employers have the right to be advised by an OSHA compliance officer of the reason for a workplace inspection. true 2. True or False? Employers have the legal right to have a company representative accompany the OSHA compliance officer on an inspection. true 3. True or False? OSHA requires that employers provide access to employees regarding the company's medical and exposure record. true 4. What percentage of the U.S. population will be affected by back injuries? 1. 23
1. True or False? In order to correct potential health and safety problems, employers have the right to know the name of an employee who files a complaint with OSHA. false 2. True or False? Employers have the legal right to request an inspection warrant before OSHA inspectors can enter a work site. true 3. Which causes more accidents: unsafe acts or unsafe conditions? Unsafe acts List five areas regarding safety that should be covered during a new employee orientation. Safety programs, safety coordinator, The company position on safety and health , rules and regulations, Hazard communicationing programs, safety programs * Employee and employer responsibilities
5. True or False? Employers are required to provide employee training on OSHA standards. true 6. True or False? Carpal tunnel syndrome is the fear of enclosed areas such as silos, tanks, and hallways. false 7. True or False? Employers are required to allow OSHA inspectors on premises for unannounced inspections. True 8. True or False? Employers have twenty-four hours to report to OSHA accidents that result in a fatality. False
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