Hazards Associated with Trenching & Excavations

  •  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

Meeting Sponsor:






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Register to Attend:

*** $40.00 Charge for Walk-Ins

Tickets Price Qty
ASSP Membershow details + $35.00 (USD)  
Non-Member/Guestshow details + $40.00 (USD)  
Student/New Member/Board Membershow details + $0.00 (USD)  

Venue:   Maggiano's Little Italy

Venue Phone: (630) 536-2270

Venue Website:

1847 Freedom Dr, Naperville, Illinois, 60563, United States