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Safety Solutions: Keeping Maintenance and Facilities Personnel Safe - In Person

Workers' Compensation Trust, 47 Barnes Industrial Park Road, Wallingford, CT 06492 T 203 678 0123

Cost: Free to Members Self-Insured Clients: $100 per person

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Taught by Trust personnel, this IN PERSON updated course is designed to provide the necessary information for maintenance and facilities personnel to remain safe while doing their jobs.  Our members and clients face a variety of challenges and exposures for maintaining a safe work environment for both employees and the Individuals served.   Some exposures are unique to an organization while others share common hazards and OSHA regulations.  This class is designed to assist with the identification of safety hazards and controls which can be implemented to reduce injuries as well as a general discussion of OSHA regulations applicable to many organizations.   

Topics:

  • Overview and discussion of the OSHA’s Electrical and Lock Out Tag Out requirements
  • Ladder Safety
  • Slip Trip Fall Prevention
  • Hand and Power Tool Safety
  • Exposures and controls associated with landscaping tasks
  • Manual Material Handling/Safe Lifting
  • A brief overview of Personal Protective Equipment, Blood borne Pathogens, Confined Space and Hazard Communication

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identifying, understanding and reducing workplace hazards which can lead to injuries
  • Understanding how to complete a hazard awareness overview of the facility and methods to reduce exposures
  • Gain a better understanding of OSHA requirements

Audience:
Maintenance and Facility managers, supervisors and employees for all types of organizations. 

Facilitators:
Carlos Rivera, Senior Loss Control Consultant, Workers’ Compensation Trust
Pamela A. Hunter, Ph.D., M.S., CSP, Senior Loss Control Consultant, Workers’ Compensation Trust
Kathleen Marek, CSP, Senior Loss Control Consultant, Workers’ Compensation Trust
Donna Santamaria, MS, Senior Loss Control Consultant, Workers’ Compensation Trust