Safety Quiz

Questions for this safety quiz were taken from Elevator World’s educational safety products, which can be found here. After you complete all ten multiple-choice questions just click “Show me the answers!” If you missed any questions you will then be shown the correct answers. A new set of questions will be posted every other month. Enjoy and be safe out there!

1. When performing maintenance on equipment:

2. Personal protective equipment:

3. The number one cause of lost work time and on the job fatalities is:

4. When work must be performed in areas accessible to the public:

5. When performing lockout/tagout procedure you should never:

6. Circuit jumpers are used in service work to:

7. The most common hazards encountered in the pit while performing routine service include:

8. When performing service on top of completed operational cars:

9. Identify the correct statement below concerning hand tools:

10. If you must clean the pit, car top or machine room:

Show me the answers!

Question 1: The correct answer is All of the above .

Question 2: The correct answer is Should be with employees at all times.

Question 3: The correct answer is Motor vehicle incidents.

Question 4: The correct answer is Install proper barricades/barriers.

Question 5: The correct answer is Open the switch cover for the main-line disconnect..

Question 6: The correct answer is Temporarily defeat safety circuits .

Question 7: The correct answer is Moving equipment and inadequate refuge area .

Question 8: The correct answer is Hold crosshead or other structural car parts when car is moving .

Question 9: The correct answer is Never strike hardened steel surfaces with a steel hammer .

Question 10: The correct answer is Wear suitable work gloves .

You answered them all right!