AutomotiveClass ProceduresandSafety Rules Designed for the protection of you & others Always Remember to “Work Smart”
Come to class prepared • Pencil • Folder • Calculator
Attendance • Be on time for class • Do not miss class!!! • You are responsible for missed work
Dismissal Bell • Do not leave class until instructor gives permission
Bathroom • Use the bathroom before class
No MP3 Players • No electronic devices • No games
Everyone must wear Safety eye protectionwhile observing or taking part in lab activities, before, during & after school. (Z.87 ANSI approved eyewear)
It’s the Law 146.015 Safety eye protective goggles. 146.015(1) (1) Every student and teacher in schools, colleges, universities and other educational institutions participating in or observing any of the following courses is required to wear appropriate industrial quality eye protective goggles at all times while participating in or observing such courses or laboratories:
One More Bit of Eye Injury Info • 2.5 million eye injuries occur annually in the U.S. • 2,500 of those per day from workplace accidents • Over 60% of workers injured are not wearing safety eye protection at the time of the injury • The average cost of an eye injury is $4,000 • The best eye protection you can wear is the kind you will wear! Please keep them on at all times.
Ear protection is recommended when decibel levels exceed healthy levels.
Proper Footwear Required • No sandals
Long Pants Required • No Shorts • Welders cover all skin
Do not wear jewelry on your wrists, fingers, ears, or neck while working on vehicles.
Long hair must be tied back to prevent getting caught up in moving machinery.
Horseplay, practical jokes, and fooling around will not be tolerated in the shop or the classroom.
Shop cleanliness & orderliness is important for a safe and efficient work environment.
Keep tools in good condition by using them properly and storing them properly. Please store them cleanly too.
Don’t attempt to use equipment that you are unfamiliar with.Always get the instructor’s demonstration before use.
Turn on exhaust fan • Breathing toxic fumes is dangerous
Empty Your Pockets • No lighters • No electronic devices
When doing heavy or awkward lifting, always get assistance and lift with your knees, not your back.
If injured, do not leave the area, the office must be called for first-aid. (extension 5511) (9911)
No Vandalism • Vandalism or theft of school property or theft of another student’s projects or possessions may result in, but is not limited to: removal from class with an F, expenses for damages or loss, charged with destruction of private/public property, and/or theft, and possible expulsion from school.
Types of Fires Class A= Class B= Class C=
Do not cause sparks or fire in the area, especially near gasoline, batteries, or other fuel sources such as solvents or cleaners.
Fire Extinguishers • Located near exits • Dry Chemical Type • A, B, and C fires
Emergency Exit • Fire Drill • Go out nearest exit and meat across the street • Tornado Drill • Stay in auto classroom • Intruder Drill • Go into metals shop
Safety Quiz • What is wrong with the following pictures