Winter Safety Series

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Cold Stress and Hypothermia - SS1096IE (9 Min.)
Description
Anyone who works outside on a regular basis knows – at some point or another – you’re going to experience cold and wet weather conditions. These working conditions can threaten your ability to do your job safely, as cold can have negative effects on the body. This is known as cold stress. Cold and wet weather can begin to have negative affects on the body in temperatures as high as 59 degrees Fahrenheit. This safety video helps employees understand and recognize, why it’s important to keep an eye our for the effects of cold stress.
Preventing Slips, Trips & Falls for Ski Area Employees - SS1004JE (8 min)
Description
Ski Areas…snow …ice…water…slippery surfaces…they increase the potential for a slip, trip or fall. But does this mean a slip, Trip or fall HAS to happen? Of course not. Slips, trips and Falls are preventable and that’s what this program is all about…prevention. The program examines some common slip, trip and fall accidents common to ski areas and examines the root causes of each.
Professional Skiing and Riding for Ski Area Employees - SS1003JE (7 min)
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In a ski area, sometimes people forget about safety. But safety must remain in the forefront of everyone's mind. This video outlines some of the most common hazards on the mountain and details actions that can be taken to help minimize the risk to guests and employees alike. This is a great program for beginners and an even better program for experienced professionals who think they know it all!
Safe Lifting and Carrying Techniques for Ski Area Employees - SS1001JE (4 min)
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Lifting…carrying…we do it all the time. Sometimes it’s something simple as a piece of paper off the ground…other times it’s something heavy like a fallen skier. They both have one thing in common, they can injure your back if not performed properly. But the good news is, they can all be performed properly, and if you do, you shouldn’t experience any discomfort, pain or debilitating injuries. Yes, there’s a safe way to lift anything and this program shows you how.
Safe Operation Of Snowmobiles - SS1005JE
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Snowmobiles are versatile machines in use at just about every winter resort. They are also potentially dangerous, especially when operated near skiers, regardless of experience level. This video takes a look at some basic safe operating procedures and provides some common sense tips about how to prevent accidents nd injuries.
Situational Awareness at the Ski Resort - SS1002JE (5 min)
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Situational Awareness…it’s the key to safety…anywhere. In a factory…in a hotel…on the road and at a ski resort. This video stresses personal responsibility for accident prevention and teaches the system Observe, Decide, Act as the basis for correcting hazards.
Snowplow Safety - SS1006JE (11 min)
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This program discusses how the safely operate Snowplows so operators can safely complete their tasks. Although they seem easy to use, they can be very dangerous when used by untrained drivers. Topics include: Pre operational inspection Obeying local, state, and federal laws Marking and flagging
Winter Driving in Extreme Weather Conditions SS1088S (10 Min.) Spanish
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This video will help you understand some of the hazards associated with winter driving. Some of the topics include safe speeds, hydroplaning, braking and pre-trip inspection.
Winter Driving in Extreme Weather Conditions SS1088I (10 Min.)
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This video will help you understand some of the hazards associated with winter driving. Some of the topics include safe speeds, hydroplaning, braking and pre-trip inspection. Winter Driving Safety SS1088I (10 Min.)
Winter Walking - Safe Walking In Hazardous Conditions - SS1077IE (8 Min.)
Description
Walking, seems easy enough right? It is. But, in certain conditions, such as snow or ice, extra precautions must be taken. This video outlines not only the importance of proper footwear, but many different scenarios that workers and pedestrians face in winter conditions Black Ice, packed snow, slush they all have different characteristics and this video will demonstrate how to walk safely in each of them. Getting in and out of vehicles safely and going up and down wet or slippery stairs are also addressed.
Winter Walking - Safe Walking In Hazardous Conditions - SS1077IS (8 min.) Spanish
Description
Walking, seems easy enough right? It is. But, in certain conditions, such as snow or ice, extra precautions must be taken. This video outlines not only the importance of proper footwear, but many different scenarios that workers and pedestrians face in winter conditions Black Ice, packed snow, slush they all have different characteristics and this video will demonstrate how to walk safely in each of them. Getting in and out of vehicles safely and going up and down wet or slippery stairs are also addressed.
Working Safely In Cold Weather - SS1071IE (8 min)
Description
Working safely in cold weather requires more than just the right clothing. This presentation provides viewers with detailed information on how to safely work in cold weather conditions. It will explain how the systems of the body work in cold conditions, how to spot frostbite and other cold-related illness, as well as how to properly dress and work in the cold months. Prevention is emphasized as viewers are shown signs of distress to look for in themselves and co-workers and how to safely handle such situations.