Identify outdoor hazards Prevent injury or illness Apply effective first aid
A variety of outdoor hazards can cause injury or illness. There’s little you can do to protect yourself from outdoor hazards. It’s safe to approach wild animals if they appear harmless. Pesticides can be hazardous to your health.
* Stop bleeding * Wash wound * Bandage * Get medical attention * Locate animal * Get rabies shots
1. Keep clear 2. Don’t get between animals 3. Don’t disturb when eating 4. Back away slowly 5. Wrap arm in jacket 6. Stay clear of babies
* Read Labels * Use as directed * PPE * Dispose properly * Consult MSDS
* Cuts and amputations * Eye injuries * Back injuries * Fires
* Operation * PPE * Lifting and posture * Focus * Avoid wearing loose clothing * Gas
If you see a snake, you should: a. Try to kill it b. Stay 6 feet away Wild animal bites are: a. Not dangerous b. Could be dangerous Most pesticides are classified as: a. Hazardous b. Not hazardous a. Need PPE b. Don’t need PPE When using outdoor power tools, you:
* Do you understand: * Snakebite hazards, first aid, and prevention? * Other animal bite hazards, first aid, and prevention? * Preventing heat and cold illness? * Working safely with pesticides and herbicides? * Working safely with outdoor power tools?
Recognize poisonous plants. Protect yourself from insect bites. Avoid snakes and other wild animals. Take proper precautions when working in the heat or cold. Be careful using pesticides and herbicides. Understand outdoor power tool hazards and precautions.