What is human-made hazards?
human-made hazards are theats having an element of human intent,negligence,error and involving a failure of a system...
In a workplace there can life safety hazards such as: fire blocked escape routes In a workplace there can be physical hazards like: excessive noise heat cold ionizing radiation non-ionizing radiation vibration sharp edges things that fall on you things that hit or strike you pinch hazards tripping and falling hazards electrical hazards dust explosion hazards In a workplace there can be chemical hazards such as: inhalation hazards dust skin corrosion solvents
Single hazards which consist of a pure element only, such as iron, copper, nitrogen etc. Compound hazards which consist of a combination of single hazards such as metal alloys, water, paint etc. Multiple hazards which are a combination of single and compound hazards or grouped together in a situation.