Hands-on instruction on how accidents and incidents occur in the occupational health and safety environment. Instruction in the establishment and maintenance of safety programs and comprehensive analysis of occupational health programs with emphasis on safety program management. Topics include: planning approaches to safety and health management used by international, national and local regulatory agencies, insurance companies and professional societies; risk management; worker compensation; employee accommodations and the workplace. Students will develop plans related to safety and risk management.
Prerequisite: EHSM 100 or equivalent with a grade of "C" or better or "Pass" or concurrent enrollment
Recommended Preparation: None
4 UNITS 4 hours lecture