Safety Documentation

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1. According to 29 CFR 1926, Subpart V, at least one job briefing is required at the start of each day or shift that covers the hazards associated with the job, the work procedures involved, any special precautions, energy-source controls and PPE to be conducted by the ________.

Correct Answer: Employee in charge

2. NFPA 70E requires job safety planning to be performed before each job that has exposure to electrical hazards, and this plan should be completed by the ________.

Correct Answer: Employee in charge

3. Energized electrical work permits should be signed by the ________ before justified energized electrical work begins.

Correct Answer: All of the above

4. Employers shall develop, implement and maintain at each workplace, a written hazard communication program that includes information on labels and other forms of warning(s), ________, and how employee information and training requirements will be met.

Correct Answer: SDS

5. What should be completed prior to any demolition operation on a building or structure?

Correct Answer: Engineering survey

6. Before entry is allowed into a permit-required, confined space without using a self-contained breathing apparatus, the oxygen levels should be ________ percent.

Correct Answer: 19.5—23.5

7. A company’s lockout/tagout (LOTO) program and procedures must be audited by a qualified person at intervals not exceeding ________.

Correct Answer: 1 year

8. A complex LOTO program requires the ________ to create a written program outlining the LOTO procedures and the methods used for accounting for all employees involved in the LOTO.

Correct Answer: Person in charge

9. Powered industrial truck operators must be evaluated every ________ year(s) to meet OSHA’s refresher training and documentation requirements.

Correct Answer: 3

10. New rubber insulating gloves may be stored for 12 months before being placed into service and must be electrically tested annually thereafter in addition to maintaining proper documentation.

Correct Answer: False