Toolbox Talk – Office Safety Tips

Our today’s toolbox talk topic is office safety Tips.

Toolbox Talk – Office Safety Tips

PREPARATION: Have a look around the offices and make a note of hazardous items or conditions to illustrate your toolbox talk.
Top 12 Office Safety Tips:
  1. Offices are relatively safe to work areas but accidents and injuries still happen.
  2. Do not run in corridors, always WALK.
  3. Discuss types of accidents and injuries.
  4. Do not stand and talk in front of closed doors, you may be hit if it is opened from the other side.  Discuss the dangers.
  5. Do not read & use mobile when walking.
  6. Replace the damaged power cables.  all cables need to manage properly to avoid tripping hazards.
  7. Always close drawers and doors by using the handle, to avoid trapping your fingers.
  8. Do not put pencils, pens, scissors, etc in stands with the point uppermost.
  9. Do not make your own electrical repairs or connections – call an electrician.
  10. Don’t lean back in chairs on two legs.
  11. Remove all defected furniture e.g. missing casters, screws missing from areas of chairs.
  12. Make sure you know what to do in the event of a fire in the office (location of fire alarms, extinguishers, emergency exits, assembly points).

Author: Afnan Tajuddin

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