Best Practices

Member Resources - “Best Practices” Handouts
These handouts may be requested in electronic or hard copy format. If you would like hard copies, please specify the number needed and any date deadline, if applicable. To request copies, call the Resources Librarian 919.719.1117 or email RMP@ncacc.org.

Leadership:
#1—Management Role in Controlling Risk
#2—Adopting a Safety Policy
#3—Providing Feedback to Improve Performance
#4—Executive Safety Committee Steering Team Organizational Checklist

Safety Programs/Safety Committee:
Adopting a Safety Program—Safety by the Numbers
Guiding Safety Principles
Providing a Safe Workplace
Minimum Requirements for an Adequate Safety Program
Creating a Workable Employee Safety Incentive Program
Safety Inspection Checklist
Accident Response—There’s been an accident! What do I do?
OSHA Guidelines—First Aid vs. Recordable vs. Reportable

Safety Tips Series:
Contagious Diseases
Cooking
Driving 101
Electrical Safety
Extension Cords
Fire Safety
Heat Illness Prevention
Housecleaning
Portable Space Heater Safety
Slips, Trips & Falls
Slips, Trips & Falls—Indoor Hazards
Slips, Trips & Falls—Rain, Snow & Ice
Your Safety Attitude
 
Office Ergonomics:
Office Ergonomics Evaluation
Workstation Setup Checklist
UCLA Flexibility/Stretching Exercises
MSDs—Safety Activity Measurements
Protecting your Back

Animal Encounters
Alligator Encounter Tips
Avoiding Deer Strikes
Scabies Exposure and Infestation
Tick Exposure and Treatment

Emergency Management:
#1—Flood Procedures
#2—Tornado Preparedness
#3—FEMA Tornado Fact Sheet
#4—Hurricanes: Before/During/After
#5—Hurricane Preparedness Checklist
#6—Checklist of Emergency Supplies

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):
PPE—Eyewear Policy
PPE—Footwear Policy
PPE—Headgear Policy
PPE—Respiratory Protective Policy

Sheriff’s Office Operations

Solid Waste Management
 
Transportation / Driving 
Driving Safety 101
Working with Clients in Wheelchairs
Transporting Clients
Cell Phone Use and Driving
Use of Cruise Control & Hydroplaning
Safe Passing Procedures
 
Hazardous Materials:
Asbestos Management Plan
Bloodborne Pathogens
Carbon Monoxide—The Facts
Chemicals Handling
Flammables
Indoor Mold and Fungus
 
Bldg. Maintenance/Public Utilities
Electrical Safety
Extension Cord Safety
Forklift Operation Safety
Hot Work Fires (Preventing)
Ladder Safety
Machine Safety
Water Damage Prevention
Work Zone Safety
 
Workplace Violence:
Avoiding Aggressive Behavior
Domestic Violence in the Workplace
Handling an Irate Caller
Handling a Bomb Threat over the Phone
Stress in the Workplace
 
Return to Work 
Return-to-Work Programs
EMS Physical Screening Process