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The attempt to control accidental loss

safety

2

an activity, event or condition that could create an incident that causes damage, injury or illness

hazard

3

Reducing risk on injury, damage or loss

hazard control

4

noisy equipment
Vibrating equipment
falling objects

physical hazards

5

strong products
oil based paint

chemical hazards

6

Insect stings
mold

biological hazards

7

poor lighting
inappropriate job or workstation design
repetitive strain

ergonomic hazard

8

workplace-induced stressors
discrimination
excessive work hours
relationships

psychological hazards

9

events that could have but did not, cause an injury

near misses

incidents

10

incidents that have caused one or more of the following:
Injuries to workers
Property damage
Environmental damage
Loss of profits
Loss of productivity

accidents

11

the study of the fit between people and their jobs

ergonomics