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Utility & Moving

  1. Follow general safety procedures.

  2. Report all accidents to your supervisor immediately.

  3. Follow Lockout/Tagout Procedure.

  4. Know the location of the MSDS book and how to read an MSDS. Be familiar with guidelines stated on MSDS for chemicals being handled. Conduct a chemical inventory each year in September (Refer to the FM Hazard Communication Procedure, I:12). Handle all chemicals with rubber gloves, face, and eye protection

  5. Use proper lifting techniques when moving heavy objects. If an item is too heavy for one person, get help.
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