Slab Fall Shadow

Course Details

CEUs: 0.5

Non-Member Price: FREE

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Safe Slab Handling Course Bundle

Course Description

The most dangerous area around stone slabs is the fall shadow.  This module will define the fall shadow and discuss what precautions employees and customers should take to insure their safety when viewing and moving slabs.

Learning Objectives:

At the close of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Understand the importance of stone’s physical properties: size, weight, & center of gravity.
  2. Recognize how the fall shadow changes in a number of scenarios in your facility.
  3. Identify situations where your customers could be impacted by the fall shadow.
  4. Understand that there is no place for complacency in the stone business.