Symrise Whs Quiz 2015

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 50

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Symrise Whs Quiz 2015

Complete this quiz to test your Workplace Health and Safety knowledge. Completion of the quiz is mandatory, you can do it at home or in class.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Safety is:
    • A. 

      The responsibility of the manager

    • B. 

      The individual

    • C. 

      Workcover Australia

    • D. 

      Everyone who works and visits Symrise

  • 2. 
    Hazards can be controlled in the workplace by;
    • A. 

      Cleaning up spills immediately

    • B. 

      Reading and following safety signage

    • C. 

      Removing hazards

    • D. 

      Wearing the correct PPE

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Accidents:
    • A. 

      Cannot be avoided

    • B. 

      Are largely preventable

    • C. 

      Only happen to people who deserve them

    • D. 

      Are completely unpredictable

  • 4. 
    What is our core aim in relation to Work Health and Safety?
    • A. 

      everyone arrives to work on time

    • B. 

      Zero harm

    • C. 

      Quality standards are met

    • D. 

      Everyone knows where the exits are located

  • 5. 
    In the event of an accident, I will;
    • A. 

      Inform my manager and complete an Injury / Accident form

    • B. 

      Go home and have a rest

    • C. 

      Tell my colleagues not to say anything

    • D. 

      Refuse to work in that area again

  • 6. 
    Hazards can arise from:
    • A. 

      The work environment

    • B. 

      The use of machinery and substances

    • C. 

      Poorly laid out and designed work spaces

    • D. 

      Inappropriate systems and procedures

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Manual handling refers to:
    • A. 

      Lifting, pushing, carrying and lifting of equipment and objects

    • B. 

      Rolling heavy objects to move them

    • C. 

      Returning tools to the correct place

    • D. 

      Putting tools and equipment on shelving for storage

  • 8. 
    When manual handling heavy objects
    • A. 

      You should bend your knees before lifting

    • B. 

      You shouldn't lift any object over 10kgs on your own

    • C. 

      You should use a trolley or another lifting/carrying device if the item is over 10kg

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    What is meant by risk management:
    • A. 

      Managing people to avoid accidents

    • B. 

      Indentifying hazards, assessing the risk and then finding solutions

    • C. 

      Removing all sharp and dangerous objects from the workshop

    • D. 

      Reading all instructions before starting to work

  • 10. 
    What injuries/hazards could occur from excessive noise
    • A. 

      Distraction from the task leading to injury

    • B. 

      Hearing damage

    • C. 

      Inability to hear others in the workspace

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    Appropriate Personal Protection Equipment is worn:
    • A. 

      At the discretion of your manager

    • B. 

      At all times when working in the factory and lab

    • C. 

      Only when using machines

    • D. 

      Only when your eyes are sore

  • 12. 
    When I hear the fire alarm, I will;
    • A. 

      Ignore it and continue doing my normal duties

    • B. 

      Go to the lunch room

    • C. 

      Walk sensibly to the corner of South Creek and Middleton Roads and wait there until advised

    • D. 

      Tell colleagues to watch out for the fire engine

  • 13. 
    Check the names of our Fire Wardens
    • A. 

      Hilary Booth

    • B. 

      Julie Mitchell

    • C. 

      Justin Jones

    • D. 

      Sulabh Bargoti

  • 14. 
    Where can you find WHS related information including policies and forms
    • A. 

      IMS

    • B. 

      Lunch room

    • C. 

      Your Manager and/or WHS Committee member

    • D. 

      'I'-drive

  • 15. 
    Check the examples of Personal Protective Equipment
    • A. 

      Sandals

    • B. 

      Closed shoes and gloves

    • C. 

      Hair net and mask

    • D. 

      Glasses and goggles