OSHA Rules Regarding Crystalline Silica Exposure- OSHA Safety Standards

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 11:30AM - 2:30PM
Fremont, CA

Event Details

This webinar will provide tools and tips for the general, construction and maritime industry to comply with the OSHA rules regarding crystalline silica exposure and enhance OSHA worker safety guidelines.

Objectives Of The Presentation
  • Understand the health hazards of crystalline silica
  • Recognize materials which may contain silica
  • Be informed of the key provisions of the new ruling
  • Understand the compliance guidance for medical surveillance
  • Understand the key provisions in the new standard
  • Provide an actionable guide to protecting workers from silica hazards
Why Should you Attend
The final ruling for crystalline silica exposure has been released by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). The OSHA final rule is expected to provide a net benefit of approximately $7.7 billion, annually through control of exposure and other provisions of the rule. Exposure to silica has been linked to lung cancer, silicosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and kidney disease in workers. The standard will regulate the Construction, General Industry, and Maritime sectors which have workers that drill, cut, crush, or grind material containing crystalline particulates. In this webinar, our expert will review the important concepts for protecting your workforce from silica exposure and overview the new OSHA standards.

Areas Covered
  • Identify the health hazards of silicosis by recognizing silica materials and knowing their health hazards
  • OSHA final rule regarding crystalline silica exposure and OSHA Worker Safety
  • Key provisions of the new ruling
  • Compliance guidance for the medical surveillance
  • Categories of exposure limits
  • The new permissible exposure limits (PELs) and SELs
  • Industries that are impacted
  • Requirement for engineering controls, administrative controls, and proper personal protective equipment
  • Alternative exposure control methods - exposure assessment
  • Performance option and scheduling monitoring option details
  • Specified exposure control methods, and fully & properly implementing controls
  • Employer assistance programs for small businesses to be compliant with the new ruling
  • New medical screening and surveillance requirements
  • Knowledge of the compliance deadline
Who will Benefit
  • CEO or Company Executive
  • Compliance & Safety Officer
  • Director of Risk Management
  • Director of Human Resources
  • Regulatory Compliance Agent
  • Risk Advisor-Insurance Companies
  • General Contractors
  • Process Technicians
  • Warehouse Managers
  • General Employees
  • Concrete Workers, Finishers
  • Gypsum Drywallers
  • Painters, Compound Sanders
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Fremont, CA 94536

Starts April 25, 2017 at 11:30AM - 2:30PM

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Contact Information

Organization: Online Compliance Panel LLC

Event Contact: OCP Panel

Phone: 15108575896