Free Excavation and Trenching Safety Videos
This collection of free excavation and trenching videos can be used for awareness training.
They are not owned or endorsed by Affordable Safety Training LLC. Use them at your discretion.
Excavations in Construction: Trenching Video
The free animated trenching safety video outlines the requirements for working safely in trenches.
Video Length: 9:02
Excavations in Construction: Soil Classification Video
This video will teach employees how to classify soil types, and the limits of each type of soil.
Video Length: 11:11
Trench Cave In
An Oregon OSHA inspector catches a crew working unsafely in a trench, and death is narrowly averted when the trench collapses.
Video Length: 1:30
Author: Tim Marcum, Oregon OSHA Compliance Officer
Excavations: A Guide To Safe Work Practices Video
This comprehensive video on excavations provides excellent guidance on safe work practices.
Video Length: 20:46
Excavation Death Trap: Not Today Video
This video details safety inspectors catching an unsafe excavation operation in process.
Video Length: 1:14
Trench Collapse Rescue Video
This video shows the rescue of a worker trapped in a collapsed trench.
Video Length: 7:25
Author: Craig Smith