Managing Safe ATV/UTV Operation in Industry [4111]
Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: Eisenman

   Kent McGuire, CFAES Safety and Health Coordinator, The Ohio State University

Track: Driving and Transportation
Secondary Track: Industrial Safety
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic


All terrain vehicles (ATVs) and utility type vehicles (UTVs) are versatile machines. They're used in a variety of workplace settings. However, ATVs and UTVs can be dangerous. They cause injuries if not operated safely. This session looks at the content needed for safety training, and how to manage safe vehicle operations for employees who operate ATVs and UTVs on the job.

Learning Objectives:
Identify the characteristics and uses of an ATV and UTV
Recognize the hazards associated with operating an ATV or UTV
Describe safe operating procedures, including preventative maintenance and pre-operation checks
Discuss training methods, how to determine operator proficiency and safety documentation for an effective ATV/UTV safety program

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  EPA: 1
  Sanitarian: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

File & Handouts:
ATV and UTV Safety Resources

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