Know Your Job Tasks & Hazards

Every day workers get hurt through exposure to hazards. This is why your approach to workplace safety and health starts with hazard identification. Whether you are a large or small employer, taking action to identify your workplace hazards sets you on the path to prevent costly workplace injuries and illnesses.

No matter the size or type of business you run, these steps can help you efficiently find and promptly address hazards. Include hazards during infrequent tasks and emergencies.

Step 1

Learn the basics about workplace hazards.

Step 2

Find job hazard analysis (JHA) resources.

Step 3

Conduct your job hazard analysis (JHA). You can use this Job Hazard Analysis sample template (46 KB DOC).

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