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July 2018

  • 7/27, 8 am - 5 pm, What’s New in Walking Working Surfaces - Slips, trips, and falls constitute the majority of general industry accidents. They cause 15% of all accidental deaths, and are second only to motor vehicles as a cause of fatalities. The updated OSHA standards for walking and working surfaces apply to all permanent places of employment, except where only domestic, mining, or agricultural work is performed. Upon completion of the lesson, participants will be able to; define the terms: floor hole, floor opening, wall opening, standard railing, and standard toe board, discuss requirements to consider in order to avoid walking/working surface hazards, and follow recommended practices for using ladders and scaffolds. Contact: SeAlice Hemphill, riskmanagement@com.edu, 409-933-8365. Registration form here. Sponsored by Texas Mutual Insurance.


August 2018

  • 8/10, 8 am - 5 pm, Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous & Explosive Chemicals - This course will review the history of process safety management (PSM), the importance of PSM and regulatory implications in the United States. Each of the 14 elements will be discussed and examples of compliance provided. The objective of this course is to provide participants with a working knowledge of the PSM framework and some tools to help overcome challenges associated with managing a PSM program.Contact: SeAlice Hemphill, riskmanagement@com.edu, 409-933-8365. Registration form here Sponsored by Texas Mutual Insurance.
  • 8/24, 8 am - 5 pm, Fundamentals of Risk Management - Risk management is a key component of a successful safety management system. It is required to assess the risks associated with identified hazards. Risk management techniques are used to develop and implement effective mitigation of hazards. In this course, we will learn how to; improve operational safety by correctly identifying hazards, review safety risk management processes, develop and utilize risk management techniques, eliminate or minimize risk; discuss how behavior influences risk vs. rewards. Contact: SeAlice Hemphill, riskmanagement@com.edu, 409-933-8365. Registration form here. Sponsored by Texas Mutual Insurance.

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