Carpenter, joiner-Questions

Accident with a nail gun

Click on the news headline and read through the task with a colleague.

Questions on safety when working with electricity

Are there any problems in the video with safety when working with electricity? What could be the consequences of being careless with safety when working with electricity? What could Bent […]

Questions on Bent E and the ladder

Watch the video in which Bent E uses a ladder at work. Is the ladder strictly necessary in this situation? What technical aids could he use instead of climbing a […]

Questions on orientation and work lighting

Who is responsible for ensuring that the right lighting is available?

Questions about good advice on ladders

Try to come up with the 10 best pieces of advice if someone has to use a ladder at work. Write them down on a piece of paper. They try […]

The challenge: to avoid ladder work

You should come up with a couple of work situations where you would normally use a ladder. Think about whether you can find any other ways to do this work, […]

Questions on hazards of roof work

Who is responsible for making sure you are safe when working on roofs?


Take a look at the video and note where Bent E used hand-held machines. Think about what strains and problems this machine/these machines can cause. Consider what alternatives there are […]

Questions on lighting

What would be the consequences of poor lighting at your place of work? What can you personally do to ensure you have the right lighting?

The challenge: To create a lighting plan

Try to imagine working in the place where you are sitting right now. Decide on what work you will imagine yourself doing. How can you achieve the best possible lighting? […]

Questions on safety on the ladder

Do you think in general that people out on building sites are okay at working safety on ladders? What would you do? Why?

Test yourself on good form

Having the right tools and conditions can help to ensure that you are not injured by working with machinery that vibrates. No matter how strong you are, machines that vibrate […]

The challenge – to try a position

Watch the video and find a scene in which Bent E places himself in a strained working position. Try to recreate the situation with the person next to you: so […]

The challenge: vibration

Pair up with someone. Have a think about a good alternative which may reduce vibration load.

Questions about technical assistance to find good working positions

Take a look at Find the technical aids that will be useful to you in your profession. Have a think about the situations in which you will be working […]