Basic Safety: Four High-hazard Areas And Personal Protective Equipment

26 Questions | Total Attempts: 65

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Personal Protective Equipment Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    When welding, what color is the oxygen hose?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Green

    • C. 

      Blue

  • 2. 
    When welding, what color is the fuel gas hose?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Green

    • C. 

      Orange

  • 3. 
    Which type of system cannot be used in Type C soil?
    • A. 

      Benching

    • B. 

      Sloping

    • C. 

      Support

  • 4. 
    Where should the D-ring on a safety harness be placed?
    • A. 

      Between shoulder blades

    • B. 

      Directly in the middle of the back

    • C. 

      Above rib cage

  • 5. 
    The top of a ladder should extend ______ feet above the point where the ladder is touching a platform or roof.
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      6

  • 6. 
    You should never stand above the ______ rung on an extension ladder.
    • A. 

      Fourth

    • B. 

      Third

    • C. 

      Second

  • 7. 
    You should never use ________ ladders around electrical equipment.
    • A. 

      Metal

    • B. 

      Wooden

    • C. 

      Fiberglass

  • 8. 
    Gas welders are required to wear tinted goggles or hoods with a filter lens no less than a __________ shade.
    • A. 

      No. 2

    • B. 

      No. 4

    • C. 

      No. 6

    • D. 

      No. 8

  • 9. 
    Who should inspect your personal fall arrest system monthly?
    • A. 

      Competent person

    • B. 

      Supervisor

    • C. 

      Project manager

  • 10. 
    Of the following, which is the most life threatening?
    • A. 

      Heat stroke

    • B. 

      Heat cramps

    • C. 

      Heat exhaustion

  • 11. 
    When you are working near moving vehicles and equipment, which of the following is the best way to protect yourself?
    • A. 

      Wear a reflective vest

    • B. 

      Have a signaler direct you

    • C. 

      Set up reflective flags in your work area

  • 12. 
    All soil should be treated as if it is __________ to prevent cave-ins while excavating or trenching.
    • A. 

      Type A

    • B. 

      Type B

    • C. 

      Type C

  • 13. 
    What common grounding system is used to protect against accidental electrical shock?
    • A. 

      Three-wire

    • B. 

      Two-wire

    • C. 

      GFCI

  • 14. 
    Which device carries its own air supply in a compressed air tank?
    • A. 

      SCBA

    • B. 

      Supplied air mask

    • C. 

      Half mask

  • 15. 
    Which mask uses a remote air tank?
    • A. 

      Supplied air mask

    • B. 

      SCBA

    • C. 

      Half mask

  • 16. 
    Which mask protects against exposure to gases or fumes?
    • A. 

      Full facepiece mask with chemical canisters

    • B. 

      Half mask

    • C. 

      SCBA

  • 17. 
    Which mask uses a mechanical filter to prevent inhalation of dust or other small particles?
    • A. 

      Half mask

    • B. 

      SCBA

    • C. 

      Supplied air mask

  • 18. 
    To prevent ear infections, ear plugs should be cleaned with what?
    • A. 

      Soap and water

    • B. 

      Bleach

    • C. 

      Alcohol

  • 19. 
    Every power tool should use a ground program such as _____________.
    • A. 

      GFCI

    • B. 

      Safety guard

    • C. 

      Power strip

  • 20. 
    Exposure for long periods of time to asbestos can cause lunch cancer, asbestosis, and ___________.
    • A. 

      Black lung

    • B. 

      Mesothelioma

    • C. 

      Pneumonia

  • 21. 
    Toeboards, debris nets, and canopies are protective measures used to prevent what?
    • A. 

      Falling objects from striking people

    • B. 

      Vehicles from striking people

    • C. 

      Equipment rollover

  • 22. 
    Charred sections of a welding hose are caused by what?
    • A. 

      Flashback

    • B. 

      Arc weld

    • C. 

      Fire

  • 23. 
    What system is used to protect workers from hazardous energy when they are working with equipment?
    • A. 

      Lockout/tagout

    • B. 

      Barricade

    • C. 

      GFCI

  • 24. 
    Which type of gloves should be inspected for air leaks by trapping air inside and squeezing?
    • A. 

      Rubber-insulated gloves

    • B. 

      Cloth gloves

    • C. 

      Leather gloves

  • 25. 
    A machine guard is used to protect the worker from what?
    • A. 

      Rotating parts

    • B. 

      Safety switch

    • C. 

      Frayed wires

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