CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Construction Site Safety April 12, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to
The top four causes of construction
fatalities are: Falls, Struck-By, Caught-In/Between and
Electrocutions. Attendees will be provided with an overview of these
four areas of concern on the construction site. Each person on the
job site should have a clear understanding of the hazards that may
exist, the ability to recognize those hazards, and the knowledge to
minimize exposure to those recognized hazards through the
application of proper safe work procedures. After attending this
class, participants will be able to improve both OSHA compliance and
overall site safety.
Work Zone Safety
May 1, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to noon
Basic guidelines for work zone traffic control and the requirements
of Part VI of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD)
with particular emphasis on short term work sites on roads and
streets in rural and small urban areas will be presented.
June 5, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to noon
This interactive session will discuss the rules and ensure
confidence that you have properly recorded and reported occupational
injuries and illnesses, including how to fill out the OSHA 300 Log
of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses accurately and correctly. The
electronic reporting requirements will also be discussed.
Breakfast Roundtable Tuesday of every month from 8:15 am to 9:45
This discussion group meets the third Tuesday of every month from
8:15 am to 9:45 am. Pre-registration is required. To be placed
on the e-mail distribution list, contact John Able at
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this month's training event!
All classes are free and are held at the Connecticut Department of Labor
(unless otherwise noted above), 200 Folly Brook Boulevard, Wethersfield, CT
06109, in Conference Room A. You must bring a photo ID with you on the day
of the training or you will not be admitted to the building.
Pre-registration is required. To register for any of these classes or if you would like
information on an occupational safety and/or health event posted on this
page, contact Catherine Zinsser,