Michigan Aggregates Association

Tailgate Training Manual

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ last=”yes” spacing=”yes” center_content=”no” hide_on_mobile=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” hover_type=”none” link=”” border_position=”all” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”” padding=”” margin_top=”” margin_bottom=”” animation_type=”” animation_direction=”” animation_speed=”0.1″ animation_offset=”” class=”” id=””][fusion_text]

The Michigan Aggregates Association and the Michigan Department of Labor, Energy and Economic Growth have put together a “Tailgate Training Manual” for the aggregates industry. Included in the manual are topic sheets (that can be used as guides for conducting 5-10 minute weekly safety meetings) and sign in sheets.
Tailgate Training sessions are designed to keep your employees up to date on how to avoid work related injuries and illness.
A Tailgate Training session should present information that focuses on actual safety issues in your facility. If you use mobile equipment – discuss the safe operation of mobile equipment. If you have had problems with a specific type of machine or process – talk about that.
As always, you Tailgate Training session should be short in duration, do it in a relaxed atmosphere, and make sure that you encourage your employees to participate in the discussion and let them suggest future topics.

[/fusion_text][/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]