Flexible Steel Lacing Co. (Flexco) has introduced a comprehensive, interactive training program devoted exclusively to worker safety. Called the Flexco Safe Online Training Center, the program is designed to provide individuals and companies detailed information on a variety of topics to establish and enhance safety procedures.
Through the company’s Web site, http://www.flexco.com, users can access presentations, videos, quizzes, and installation instructions to both improve workplace safety and maximize performance. The information can also potentially save companies time loss and costs stemming from work related accidents and injuries.
The Center features 19 training modules that focus on topics of belt preparation, belt cleaning, belt maintenance, and fastener installation. Each module provides power point presentations, installation procedures, videos, and other relevant information for individual or group training either online or offline. Among the topics covered in the training modules are proper procedures for lockout/tagout safety, squaring and cutting a belt, clamping a belt, and installation instructions for 10 different fasteners from Flexco.