Hazard and Risk Discussion Assignment
The unit lesson and textbook readings covered many professions related to safety and health. Reflecting on your own personal goals, which position do you think best matches what you would like to do in the safety field? Why does this position appeal to you?
Your journal entry must be at least 200 words in length. No references or citations are necessary.
Four premises are used to address accident prevention. Discuss why you think the four premises can help you to perform a hazard analysis and risk assessment. Which of the premises do you believe is the most important for determining the role of a safety engineer in hazard analyses/risk assessments? Why?Your response must be at least 200 words in length.
Explain the differences between a reactive and a proactive approach to safety. Discuss how the use of one of the approaches over the other would affect a facility’s approach to hazard analysis and risk assessment.Your response must be at least 200 words in length.QUESTION 3
hazard and risk. Give two examples of occupational hazards you are familiar with, and explain why you believe they are hazards. Using the two examples, discuss variables in the work environment that you believe may increase the risks associated with the hazards.Your response must be at least 200 words in length.QUESTION 4
Compare the multiple factors theory and the energy theory, and discuss the advantages of each in conducting a formal hazard analysis.Your response must be at least 200 words in length.