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Event Name:Crystalline Silica 4-Hr. Competency-Based Applied Learning
Description:CRYSTALLINE SILICA
A 4-Hour Competency-Based Applied Learning Program
 
Did you Know:
About 2.3 million workers are exposed to respirable crystalline silica at work, including 2 million construction workers who drill, cut, crush, or grind silica-containing materials such as concrete and stone.
Did you Know:
Exposure to crystalline silica can cause:
  • Silicosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • COPD (the 3rd leading cause of death in the United States)
  • Kidney Disease
OSHA estimates that the rule will save over 600 lives and prevent more than 900 new cases of silicosis each year, once its effects are fully realized. The Final Rule is projected to provide net benefits of about $7.7 billion, annually.
 
What you will Learn:
  • Health Hazards
  • Implement Table 1
  • When and how to conduct exposure monitoring
  • Preparation of written exposure control plan
  • What exposure and medical surveillance documentation must be maintained
  • What to look for on a job site to ensure compliance with the silica rule
Who should Attend:
  • Foremen
  • Supervisors
  • Field Personnel

PRESENTER:  Harald Carlson, MBA, ARM, CRIS, LEED AP
Harry has over 25 years of direct loss control/safety experience. In addition to serving as an OSHA 500 instructor, he provides corporate risk assessments, on-site safety consultation and survey, safety program evaluations, safety training, program development. He is frequent instructor for Gould Construction Institute ABC.
Event Date:01-05-18
Event Time:12 Noon to 4:00 PM
Location:ABC Chapter Education Center
58 Chenell Drive
Concord, NH 03301
UNITED STATES

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Contact Person:Jennifer Landon
(phone: 6032264789)
Details:CRYSTALLINE SILICA 
A 4-Hour Competency-Based Applied Learning Program
ABC Education Center 
58 Chenell Drive,  Concord, NH  03301


Friday, January 5, 2018
12:00 Noon - 4:00pm

$100 ABC Members
$150 Non-members
Fee includes informative handouts

TO REGISTER
Please provide the below information to Registration@abcnhvt.org
  • Name, Organization Contact Info, Phone
  • Name, Title & Contact Info for all participants you are registering

(See ABC calendar for “Silica for Workers” on 12/1/17, 2/7/18 & 3/15/18))
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