Safety Talk Ideas & Templates

safety-talkSafety Talks, also known as Tailgate Meetings, Toolbox Talks and Safety Chats, are brief talks (about 5-10 minutes) or meetings about specific safety topics that can highlight hazards and remind workers of the importance of working safely.

The following Safety Talks are available for download. as .pdf or Word files that can be modified for working conditions in individual workplaces.


Forklift Tipping


Hand Trucks

Shop Safety

Trips, Slips & Falls

Entry & Exit

Pressure Washer Safety

Moving Materials with a Manual Pallet Jack

Operating the Landing Gear

Customizable Blank Form