OSHA Water Safety, Drowning, Hazards
Online Training & Certification Course
29 CFR 1918.105 and other Water Safety topics.
Working in, on, or near bodies of water can pose a wide variety of hazards to workers. Bodies of water include; swimming pools, retaining pools and tanks, rivers and streams, ponds and lakes, marshes and the ocean. This course describes various hazards posed by working on, in, or around bodies of water (such as drowning; slips trips and falls; and biological hazards like marine animals and snakes), along with hazard controls that can be used to protect the health and safety of workers.