1.5 Construction Safety Standards- Hand And Power Tools

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 1022

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Construction Safety Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is design to test employee knowledge on Hand and Power Tools and Safety.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Hand tool injuries are usually caused by misuse and improper maintenance.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What are some of the basic tool safety rules?
    • A. 

      Maintain in safe Condition

    • B. 

      Use right tool for the job

    • C. 

      Inspect before each use

    • D. 

      Use the right personal protective equipment (PPE)

    • E. 

      All the above

  • 3. 
    Is it okay to use an electrical cord to hoist a tool up a ladder when you don't have a rope long enough to do the job?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 4. 
    Machine guards must protect the operator and others from....
    • A. 

      Point of operation or cutting point

    • B. 

      In-running pinch points

    • C. 

      Rotating parts

    • D. 

      Flying chips and sparks

    • E. 

      All the above

  • 5. 
    Where are whip checks and pins required on a pneumatic hose?
    • A. 

      At every connection including the source connection, tool connection and intermediate connections

    • B. 

      Only at the tool end of the hose

    • C. 

      Every other connection

    • D. 

      Only at the connections that might fail

  • 6. 
    When using powder-actuated tools you must ...
    • A. 

      Test tool each day before loading to ensure the safety devices are working properly

    • B. 

      Wear suitable ear, eye, and face protection

    • C. 

      Select a powder level that will do the work without excessive force

    • D. 

      Obtain appropriate training from a certified trainer, i.e. Hilti representative

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    When using a jack you want to make sure: (select all appropriate answers)
    • A. 

      The base is on a firm, level surface

    • B. 

      It is centered under load

    • C. 

      The jack head is placed against a level surface

    • D. 

      To lubricate and inspect jacks regularly

  • 8. 
    The manufacturer's rated capacity must be marked on all jacks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Jacks must have a stop indicator that is not to be exceeded.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False