Event Date: August 14, 2015
According to OSHA, about 90 deaths involving confined spaces occur every year. The majority of the incidents occur because workers and employers do not know what confined spaces are or what dangers may lurk inside. One study concluded 40 percent of confined space fatalities involve attempted rescuers. Many factors make confined spaces dangerous, including lack of ventilation, know or potential hazards, underground locations, or insufficient means of exit.
Safety Management Services Company will help you understand the key elements of a permit-required confined space program in OSHA standard 1910.146.
- Review the characteristics of permit-required confined spaces
- Understand the hazards associated with confined spaces
- Learn the procedure necessary to enter confined spaces safely
Who should participate?
Owners, CEOs, COOs, Vice Presidents, and Operations and Human Resources Managers
Date: Friday, August 14, 2015
Time: 11AM – Noon CST
Presenter: Matt Mowry, Safety Consultant