Occupational and Personal Safety


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What does ORM stand for?
Operational Risk Management
What is ORM?
A systematic, decision-making process used to identify and manage hazards
What are the steps of ORM?
Identify hazards
Assess hazards
Make risk decisions
Implement Controls
What are the three different classes of mishaps determined by?
Monetary means
Injury Classification
What is a class A mishap?
Reportable material property damage of $2,000,000 or more
Injury resulting in fatality or permanent total disability
What is a class B mishap?
Reportable material property damage of $500,000 or more but less than $2,000,000
Injury resulting in permanent partial disability or three or more personnel are inpatient hospitalized
What is a class C mishap?
Reportable material property dame of $50,000 or more but less than $500,000
A non-fatal injury that causes any loss of time beyond the day or shift on which it occurred (for reporting purposes, class C mishaps are those which result in 5 or more loss workdays)
What does PPE stand for?
Personal Protective Equipment
The PPE program was established as a last line of defense in the event of what?
Equipment breakdown, failure, misuse to include hazardous environments and working conditions that would immediately expose the worker to a hazard