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OH&S and VPPPA Present: Preventing Dangerous Falls From Heights



This webinar will take the attendees through a process of completing a fall hazards risk assessment, identifying often overlooked exposures that are common to general industry.  The fall hazards will then be reviewed to identify program requirements/recommendation such as inspection and training. 

The program elements will be incorporated into a written program.  Additionally, the written program include a policy statements, training, audit and inspection, records management, etc.

Following the webinar, attendees will have the foundation for developing their fall protection program.

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This webinar occurred on: June 9, 2016


Speaker:

John P. McCroskey, is a Division Environmental, Health and Safety Manager with Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services, with over 35 years managing various aspects of safety programs.

In his current role, John has oversight responsibilities for several business areas that provide technical, scientific and professional services to its defense, federal, international, and commercial customers worldwide.

John took the lead for the company’s Fall Protection in 2002 and has developed numerous programs to address compliance, training and auditing.

One program that he is responsible for is the fall protection train-the-trainer course that he personally delivers to company employees to ensure quality competent persons oversee and train employees working at heights. This program is a “Best Management Practice” for which he considers one of the significant accomplishments of his career.

John is an OSHA VPP Special Government Employee (SGE).

Sponsors:

VPPPA, Inc. – The Premier Global Safety & Health OrganizationTM
The Voluntary Protection Programs Participants' Association, Inc. - The Premier Global Safety & Health OrganizationTM, is dedicated to cooperative occupational safety, health and environmental management systems. VPPPA is a member-based association, supporting worksites across the U.S. in their efforts to receive and maintain VPP status. The association works closely with OSHA, OSHA state-plan states, DOE and the Department of Defense (DoD) in the development and implementation of cooperative programs within the agencies. www.vpppa.org

MSA - The Safety Company
WE KNOW WHAT’S AT STAKE. Unpredictable work environments are often part of the job. That’s why it’s critically important to have the right safety equipment at the moment it matters most. MSA’s complete lines of safety solutions help protect those workers at the heart of your operation. www.MSAsafety.com

Safety Products Group (Fabenco & BlueWater Mfg)
"Safety Products Group, providing fall protection solutions via the BlueWater and Fabenco brands"
Protect Your People. Protect Your Business. Safety Products Group, backed by the strength of Bluewater and Fabenco, builds rooftop and in-plant safety products to the highest OSHA standards. Safety Products Group rails and gates ensure the safety of employees and contractors, so those in charge can rest easy and focus on other things that are equally important for day-to-day operations.  www.safetypg.com

Duration: 1 Hour