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Updates to OSHA Silica Regulations


Recorded On: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Duration: 2 hours

Speaker: David O'Connor, Director of the Office of Chemical Hazards-- Non-Metals; OSHA

Plus "Solutions" presentation by David Rumsey, MMA, and MN OSHA on grants.

An rare opportunity to hear directly from a policymaker on the new OSHA updates to Silica Standards. OSHA has made these changes as previous Permissible Exposure Limits (PELs) do not adequately protect workers. In addition, MMA led a discussion of solution options in order to be compliant with the updated regulations.



This free seminar was presented by Marsh & McLennan Agency, the Northwest Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers, and the Midwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety.