Dog Bite Prevention

Dog Bite Prevention

Updated Jan 20, 2021

 When you complete this lesson, you will be able to recall techniques for preventing a dog attack and techniques for minimizing the severity of the injury if the attack cannot be prevented.

• Identify common causes of dog bites

• Explain how interactions between dogs and humans can trigger dog bites

• Define diseases transmittable by dog bites

• Identify actions to take to avoid interactions with dogs on customer property

• Define tools used for preventing dog bites

• Identify ways to determine if a dog is present on a property

• Recall manager responsibilities for workers who may experience interactions with dogs