L1 Certificate In The Principles Of Window And Door Installation (Qcf) Unit 1

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L1 Certificate In The Principles Of Window And Door Installation (Qcf) Unit 1

The Principles of Health and Safety in Window and Door Installation


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the list below are THREE of the main hazards present in the installation of windows and doors?
    • A. 

      Glass

    • B. 

      Bad weather

    • C. 

      Disposing of Waste

    • D. 

      Power Tools

    • E. 

      Cutting Equipmant

  • 2. 
    Explain the meaning of the word RISK?
    • A. 

      A gamble

    • B. 

      The likelihood to cause harm or injury

    • C. 

      Taking a chance

    • D. 

      A potential to cause harm

  • 3. 
    What is the meaning of the word HAZARD?
    • A. 

      An accident

    • B. 

      A source of potential harm or adverse physical effect

    • C. 

      Hard hat area?

    • D. 

      A Chemical

  • 4. 
    PPE stands for?
    • A. 

      Personal Protective Earplugs

    • B. 

      Protective Policy Equipment

    • C. 

      Private Protection Equipment

    • D. 

      Personal Protective Equipment

  • 5. 
    PPE stands for PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Who would normally be responsible for issuing PPE?
    • A. 

      The Health & Safety Officer

    • B. 

      The local retailer

    • C. 

      The Managing Director

    • D. 

      Anybody

  • 7. 
    What are FOUR main ways of minimising HAZARDS found in the workplace?
    • A. 

      Identify the hazards

    • B. 

      Use Risk Assessments

    • C. 

      Use PPE

    • D. 

      Follow Safe Systems of Work

    • E. 

      Keep dangerous areas locked at all times

  • 8. 
    Who is responsible for ensuring that PPE is in good condition and fit for purpose?
    • A. 

      You

    • B. 

      Your Colleagues

    • C. 

      Health & Safety Officer

    • D. 

      Managing Director

  • 9. 
    Why is it important to report accidents?
    • A. 

      So that improvements can be made to minimise the chances of the accident reoccurring

    • B. 

      So that the HR department can keep an accurate record

    • C. 

      So that you cannot be blamed

    • D. 

      To keep the paperwork accurate

  • 10. 
    What is the importance of an ASSEMBLY POINT?
    • A. 

      So that everyone leaves the site of the incident

    • B. 

      So that you can all discuss the incident

    • C. 

      So that all workers can be accounted for after an incident

    • D. 

      So that everyone can assemble

  • 11. 
    Having an ASSEMBLY POINT is the best way of accounting for all workers after an incident?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    If you need to contact Emergency Services, what information should you give?
    • A. 

      The nature of the incident

    • B. 

      The exact location

    • C. 

      The telephone number

    • D. 

      Details of any injury, and how it happened

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    What should you do if dangerous materials are discovered or suspected?
    • A. 

      Do not disturb the materials

    • B. 

      Close off the area

    • C. 

      Contact your Health & Safety Officer / Supervisor

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    If you discover dangerous materials, you should move them as soon as possible?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Identify FIVE common injuries sustained whilst installing Windows and Doors from the list below?
    • A. 

      Lacerations

    • B. 

      Muscle Strains

    • C. 

      Headaches

    • D. 

      Eye injury

    • E. 

      Abrasions

    • F. 

      Coughs and Colds

    • G. 

      Fractures

  • 16. 
    What would be the general purpose of Safety Signs on site?
    • A. 

      To warn of a potential hazard

    • B. 

      To direct the use of PPE

    • C. 

      To control access or exit

    • D. 

      All of the above

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