Safety Basics Have Gone LIVE at MFCS!

The week of August 3, 2015 marked an important moment in the Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) journey at MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions (MFCS) with the facilitation of the FIRST (post-pilot) Safety Basics class!

EHS at MFCS is driven by a balanced focus on 3 key areas; Training & Education, Systems & Compliance, and Behaviors & Culture, which support the business’ commitment to excellence. Safety Basics support each of these 3 key areas by empowering and providing tools to each participant. Individuals who become Safety Basics certified are equipped to continually improve the safety of their work area.

Safety Basics is a multi-day class formatted similarly to Lean Basics and will cover the following subjects: Safety Theory, Safety Management Systems Overview, Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment, OSHA Inspections, Standard Work as it relates to Safety, Safety Leadership, Culture, and Awareness of OSHA Regulatory Topics including:

• Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

• Emergency Action Plan

• Lock-out Tag-out Try-out  (LOTOTO)

• Confined Space

• Machine Guarding

• Incident Investigation

• Material Handling

• Ergonomics

• Powered Industrial Trucks (such as Forklifts)

• Hazard Communication

• Hazardous Materials

• Slips, Trips, & Falls

• Electrical

Safety Basics will continue to be offered into the future.