Walking-Working Surfaces (General Industry) Online Course

Interactive Training
60 minutes

Course Description


One of the ten most-cited serious OSHA general industry violations is part of the Walking-Working Surfaces regulations. Violations of 29 CFR 1910.23(c)(1) Open-Sided Floors accounted for 638 OSHA citations in FY 2005. In addition, slips, trips, and falls cause the majority of all general industry accidents and 15% of all accidental deaths.

This course covers the OSHA Walking-Working Surfaces standards for General Industry. This includes information on general safety requirements, protection from holes in the floor and walls, ladder safety, and scaffold safety.

*Flash player may be required to play this course 

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Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be able to:
  • Apply the OSHA regulations for walking and working surfaces to avoid slips, trips, and falls in the workplace
  • Recognize safe work practices for installing, maintaining, and using stairs, ladders, and scaffolds
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