This robust Train-the-Trainer session will provide important safety information for your employees who use hand and power tools, in order to understand the potential hazards associated with their use. This
This robust Train-the-Trainer session will provide important safety information for your employees who use hand and power tools, in order to understand the potential hazards associated with their use. This session will discuss common injuries and the OSHA requirements. Session topics include:
- Identifying general power tool safety precautions.
- Defining the purpose and correct usage of guards.
- Specifying what tools guarding is required by OSHA.
- Identifying specific hazards and control measures related to the use of electric tools, power grinders, pneumatic tools, compressors, chainsaws, powder actuated tools, nail guns, and hydraulic jacks.
ABOUT THE TRAINER
John Newquist is an independent safety trainer, author, and consultant. He has been interviewed for his safety expertise and OSHA insight by NPR, BNA, Safety + Health Magazine, Mother Jones, and several more. He works with numerous companies to address their OSHA and safety compliance needs. He has a BS in Fire Protection and Safety Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology and a Masters of Science in Industrial Management from Northern Illinois University. He is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP). He has taught hundreds of safety seminars across the country including the National VPPPA, Construction Safety Conference, American Society of Safety Engineers, National Fire Protection Association, and numerous Building Trade Councils. He worked for OSHA from 1983-2012 and was also the Area Director of the Peoria Area Office. He currently teaches safety classes at the Construction Safety Council.
Lunch will be served at 11:45 AM and the Train-the-Trainer session will begin at 12:30 PM.
MSAP Bonus Points (.5) given for attending Task Force and (.5) for Train-the-Trainer. Register for each session separately.
(Wednesday) 11:45 am - 2:00 pm Central
CCMSI Lisle Office
3333 Warrenville Road
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