BMM 440 - Industrial Safety

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: NONE)

Stakeholder safety is a critical component of running a successful business, whether the business is in manufacturing, healthcare or banking. Participants in this course will learn to identify ways to reduce workplace and job-related hazards to keep workers, clients and environmental conditions safe. Procedures for handling common industrial materials are examined. Participants learn to select proper protective gear, avoid common industrial accidents, and respond to potential hazards found in the workplace. Participants in this course will integrate contemporary safety practices into risk assessment plans for their organizations based on state, federal and industry safety standards. (F, Sp, Su)