A Deeper Look at New OSHA Requirements for Fall Protection Programs

Now that the new OSHA rule on Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Fall Protection Systems (29 CFR 1910 Subparts D&I) has been out for more than six months, many organizations are still working to understand and implement required changes to their fall protection programs. After a brief review of the major changes and the general reactions in the industry, this session provides attendees with a deeper look at the requirements. Based on the most frequently asked questions about the new regulation, the presenter will provide ways to save time in implementing the new regulation—including recommendations related to training, hazard assessment and system requirements.

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DATE:
August 2, 2017
TIME: 2:00PM ET - 1:00PM CT - 11:00AM PT

Speaker:

Thomas Kramer, P.E, C.S.P.
Principal
LJB Inc.

Mr. Kramer is a safety consultant and structural engineer with 20 years of experience. As a dually registered professional engineer and certified safety professional, he has spent much of his career consulting with clients to reduce risk for workers at heights. He specializes in the assessment and design of fall protection systems, as well as fall protection program development. He is widely considered as a thought leader in the fall protection industry, having given more than 100 technical sessions and workshops on the topic. He serves as the vice chair of the ANSI Z359 fall protection committee and is the current president of the International Society for Fall Protection. For his contributions to the safety profession, he received the 2017 Thomas F. Bresnahan Standards Medal for fall protection standards development.

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Date: Aug 02, 2017

Time: 2:00 PM ET

Duration: 1 Hour

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