Courses
Respirable Crystalline Silica Awareness

Workers exposed to respirable crystalline silica are at increased risk of developing serious health effects including silicosis, lung cancer, COPD and kidney disease. OSHA has promulgated a new regulation that employers must follow in order to control these exposures. This class describes the necessary steps required to protect employees in construction workplaces and complies with the non-employer specific parts of 1926.1153(i)(2): Employee Information and Training. Topics include: Health hazards associated with silica exposure; specific workplace tasks that could expose employees and required methods of control; respiratory protection and medical surveillance program.

Course Dates & Locations
 
  May 1, 2018
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Duquesne, PA Training Center
 
Cost
  $185.00


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