Member Login

  User ID
  Password
 
Forgot Password
   

MEF Academy Events
 22[Seremban] HR FOR BEGINNERS22-23 July 24 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 22[PJ] HR FOR BEGINNERS22-23 July 2024 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 22[IT] HR Dashboard Analytics 22-23 July 2024 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 23[PJ] Termination Of Employment23 July 2024 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 24EVERYTHING ABOUT WAGES UNDER MALAYSIAN LEGISLATIONS & PROGRESSIVE WAGE MODEL – FROM DESIGN TO IMPLEMENTATION24-25 July 2024 (8.30 AM – 5.00 PM)
 25TIME MANAGEMENT25 July 2024 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 25TATACARA MENANGANI MASALAH DISIPLIN 25-26 JULAI 2024 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 29[Miri] HR FOR BEGINNERS29-30 July 2024 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 29[Sarawak] HR & IR FOR BEGINNERS 29-30 July 2024; 8-9 Aug 2024 and 26-27 Aug 2024 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 29[Kuching] HRD Corp Train the Trainer29 July – 2 August 2024 (8.30 AM – 5.00 PM)
 31Take Care our Mental Health (Mandarin)31 July 2024 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 31[Kuching] GET IT RIGHT - Mastering the Application of Labour Ordinance (Sarawak Chap. 76) & The Rules 31 July - 1 August 2024 (9.00 AM – 5.00 PM)
 

Frequently Asked Questions
TOPICS

Occupational Safety & Health  >   Hazards at Workplace
 
expand    What are hazards and how can I identify them at my workplace?

​Hazard is defined as anything or any source that can cause harm to the human and damage to property. Basically hazards are classified into 5 namely:

 
  1. Chemical hazards – e.g. Dust, Fumes, Vapour

  2. Physical hazards – e.g.  Noise, Vibration, mechanical, electrical and fire

  3. Biological hazards – e.g. Virus, Fungus , Bacteria

  4. Psychosocial hazards – e.g. sexual harassment, peers influence and pressure

  5. Ergonomic risk factor – e.g. incorrect way of lifting, repetitive motion and over reaching.
 
Hazard can be identified at the workplace by conducting inspections, Hazard Analysis and Job Safety analysis.


/Side Banners/Membership-with-a-Click.jpg
/Side Banners/TalentCorp_170x55.jpg
/Side Banners/KWSP_170x104.jpg
/Side Banners/ace_170x153.jpg
/Side Banners/cape_170x50.jpg
/Side Banners/ioe_170x95.jpg
/Side Banners/ilo_170x90.jpg

   ©  Copyright 2024 Malaysian Employers Federation  |  All Rights Reserved.