February 9, 2024
11:40 am - 1:00 pm
OSHA is focusing on reducing trenching and excavation hazards. Trench collapses, or cave-ins, pose the greatest risk to workers’ lives. This event will raise awareness about trenching and excavation hazards, emphasizing cave-ins’ danger. Presented by a local OSHA representative, the course covers OSHA standards, prevention methods, and inspection criteria.
- OSHA Standards: Identify relevant OSHA standards, ensuring compliance with trenching and excavation regulations.
- Prevention Techniques: Learn and apply prevention strategies like protective systems, soil analysis, and shoring to prevent cave-ins and reduce risks.
- Inspection Criteria: Understand inspection criteria to maintain safe worksites and address hazards promptly during trenching and excavation projects.
Kristine Lynn, Chicagoland Compliance Assistance Specialist, U.S. Dept. of Labor – OSHA
11:30 am Lunch & Networking
11:55 am Chapter Announcements & Introductions
~Noon to ~1:00 pm Presentation
Not a current member apply here and select Three Rivers as your primary chapter, see you soon!
Register to Attend:
*** $40.00 Charge for Walk-Ins
Venue: Maggiano's Little Italy
Venue Phone: (630) 536-2270