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Glossary

Terms Beginning with J

Job Safety Analysis

The job safety analysis is a written document prepared by GMS which identifies hazards, and the hazard mitigation methods appropriate for a particular job. This document also outlines the requirements to promptly rescue a worker. Usually this document is a component of the Access work plan or avalanche safety plan. The Job Hazard analysis is a living document which is continuously updated as conditions dictate. See also: Hazard analysis, Avalanche hazard.

Jump Kit

The jump kit is a Basic Life Support first aid kit specialized to be carried by rescuers into remote or difficult to access terrain or industrial locations.  Jump Kits are designed to be easily carried and rapidly deployed to the site of an injured worker who requires immediate first aid.