Safety- Silica Exposure Standard and OSHA Compliance
Non-Member Price: FREE
How is the stone industry addressing the OSHA silica rule change? What are leading stone professionals doing NOW to reduce silica exposure for their employees? What are the real costs associated with making your shop and business safer? This session will prepare attendees to create a safety program that addresses silica exposure, baseline testing, and a number of issues your employees will encounter.
In this session, you will:
- Discuss silicosis, its origin, and its impact on your employees.
- Understand the changes to the employee silica exposure rules for wet and dry shops.
- Review baseline testing options and how these will protect your employees and company.
- Identify tools available to help employers ensure a safe work facility.
Special Thank you to our Safety Committee Sponsors: