2019: Take a Hand in Safety

Safety Campaign

Did you know that each hand contains 27 distinct bones and more than 90% of all injuries are due to human error? The 2019 campaign Take a Hand in Safety: Protect These Tools, provides the information you need on hand safety and how to recognize potential risks and strategies to avoid injury.

Download Hand Safety Materials

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Free download includes a hand safety framework, sample safety policy, job-aids, and more.

Help your organization improve hand safety.

Did you know that each hand contains 27 distinct bones and more than 90% of all injuries are due to human error?

Our 2019 safety campaign Take a Hand in Safety: Protect These Tools, provides the information you need on hand safety and how to recognize potential risks and strategies to avoid injury.

How you can participate:

Watch the webinar with your team

Download the materials and share on your company intranet

Use the materials in your training and safety meetings

Print the posters and display in common areas

Share the stickers with your team

Hand Safety Campaign Webinar

Webinar

The campaign kicked off on October 1 with a webinar. On this webinar, you will learn about hand safety facts, common pinch points in a wind turbine, steps to take to avoid hand injuries, and stories from the field. We also provide an overview of campaign materials and ways you can be involved during the campaign.

Download hand safety posters

Print-ready posters

There are two print-ready safety posters for you to display in common areas. Click each image below to download a high resolution, print-ready PDF:

   

Download the Hand Safety Campaign Materials

Safety Materials

A variety of materials are available for the 2019 Safety Campaign:

Hand Safety Framework: Utilize this framework to assess current hand safety program.

Sample Safety Policy: Utilize this sample policy to improve hand safety programs and put policies in place to reduce hand injuries.

Hand Safety Job-Aid: Utilize this job-aid to learn important hand safety tips.

Hand Safety Presentation: Utilize this PowerPoint presentation in your safety awareness trainings.

Glove Matrix: Utilize this glove matrix to choose the right glove for the job.

Video: Hand Injury Profiles

Hand injury stories and lessons learned. Please note that these stories contain images that are graphic.

“I was lucky. I could have lost a finger or my hand. Slow down, think about what you have to do, and think about the proper way to do it. If you don’t know, ask. Safety has to be a priority on the job site. Home safe every day.”

Get your Stop the Shock Stickers

Stickers

Stickers are available for you and your team. Email safety@cleanpower.org with your address and the quantity. Stickers and shipping are free!

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Contact us at safety@cleanpower.org

A special thank you to the members of our Safety Campaign Working Group for designing and contributing to this campaign.

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