The Tailgate includes the Safety Topic, Exam Questions and Answers – in English and Spanish.  Please click on a title to open/save the PDF file for downloading and printing.

Supervisory employees shall conduct “toolbox” or “tailgate” safety meetings, or equivalent, with their crews at least every 10 working days to emphasize safety.  — Source: Cal/OSHA, Title 8, California Code of Regulations, Section 1509(e)

Work Zone Safety

Dust Masks and Respirators

PPE for Hazardous Chemicals

The Fatal Four

Operating Excavators

Mechanical Lifting Devices

Duty to Have Fall Protection

Avoiding Distractions

Disposing of Hazardous Chemicals

Confined Space Safety

Eye and Face Protection

Avoid Amputations


Controlling Silica Dust

Avoid Vibration Injuries

Steel Erection


Pneumatic Tools

Think First

Power Saws

Caught-In Hazards

Aerial Lifts

Woodworking Tools

First Aid

Vehicle Safety

Archived Tailgate Topics are available in a PDF format upon request.  Please email or call 916.972.1055 for archived Tailgate Topics.