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Silica Awareness and the OSHA Standard
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OSHA’s Respirable Crystalline Silica Standard has been updated. Make sure your company and employees are ready to go!

 Export to Your Calendar 6/22/2018
When: June 22
8:00 AM to 10:00 am
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Colorado Safety Association
1114 West 7th Ave
Ste. 150 (in the AGC Building)
Denver, Colorado 
United States
Contact: Colorado Safety Association
303-373-1937


Online registration is available until: 6/20/2018
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Silica is a component of sand, stone, rock, concrete, brick, block, and mortar and therefore materials containing silica are found in a wide variety of workplaces. This session will review the standard and discuss the work practices employers should follow to evaluate to keep employees safe, comply with the law, and implement common sense practices that will protect employee’s health.

What we will cover:
• Overview of silica and the health hazard it poses
• Discuss the materials and tasks that create silica hazards
• Review dust generating work tasks and operations
• Silica dust control methods – proper tools, scheduling, PPE and hygiene practices
• The employer competent person
• The medical surveillance program and employee exposure monitoring
• The silica control plan

This session is approved for the Pinnacol Group.


Member: $60

Alliance Member: $60

Non-member: $75


 

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