Toolbox Talk: Extension Cord Safety

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CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Summary Statement

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Extension Cords addresses the risks associated with loose and uncovered cords. The resource includes a ‘real-life’ case example, steps to prevent a related injury or illness, and questions for discussion. It includes an image (page 2) that illustrates the hazard, which can be posted in a central location as a reminder of steps to work safely. Click on the following links to access the English version and the Spanish version.
2018

https://www.cpwr.com/publications/toolbox-talks

Graphic of a worker inspecting an electrical cord.