Behavior-Based Safety


Expected Completion Time: 30 minutes

The student will correctly apply the principles of Hazard Elimination, Personal Contribution, Injury Prevention, and Self-Evaluation when implementing behavior-based safety in the workplace.


Requirement References:

  • Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, Section 8a
  • 29 CRS 1926.20 General Safety and Health Provisions
  • 29 CRS 1926.21 Safety Training and Education



  • Identify the definitions and terms associated with behavior-based safety.
  • Recognize how jobsite hazards are eliminated through behavior-based safety efforts.
  • Identify how to contribute to the success of a behavior-based safety program.
  • Understand how to prevent workplace injuries using a behavior-based safety program.
  • Recognize how to perform a behavior-based safety self-evaluation.