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The purpose of this course is to introduce what OSHA is and what OSHA can do for people in the construction industry

OBJECTIVES


Upon successful completion of this lesson, students will be able to:


  • Explain why OSHA is important to workers
  • Explain worker rights under OSHA
  • Discuss employer responsibilities under OSHA
  • Discuss the use of OSHA standards
  • Explain how OSHA inspections are conducted
  • Utilize helpful worker safety and health resources

















After the two days training, the participants will have an improved

attitude & knowledge of the importance of safety and will be able to identify the most

common hazards associated with the construction industry.

Students will understand the role of OSHA and know their rights to safety and health as

workers.


Open to the public- Free registration



Space limited to 40 Attendees


OSHA Construction Safety Course in NYC Council District 32Queens.



This event is supported by


NYC Small Business Administration and the

Office of NYC Council District 32

Council Member Eric Ulrich


Agenda

9

00AM

Thursday, June 7

Registration

9

15AM

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12

00PM

Morning Session

Mike O'Donnell

Introduction to OSHA The speaker will cover issues like: workers' rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. And more.

12

00PM

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12

45PM

12

45PM

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4

00PM

Afternoon session

Joe O'Donnell

OSHA Focus Four Hazards Because most construction fatalities are caused by fall hazards, falls must be covered. Other hazards issues. Other topics: (1) Falls (minimum one hour and 15 minutes) (2) Electrocution (3) Struck-By (e.g., falling objects, trucks, cranes) (4) Caught-In or Between (e.g., trench hazards, equipment) Personal Protective and Lifesaving Equipment

9

00AM

Friday June 8

Mike O'Donnell

The speaker will talk about the Personal Protective and Lifesaving Equipment Health Hazards in Construction May teach noise, hazard communication, and crystalline silica or any other construction health hazard.

12

00PM

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12

45PM

12

45PM

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4

00PM

Afternoon Session

Joe O'Donnell

Stairways and Ladders

Speakers