Common Occupational Health & Safety Pitfalls in The Utilities Sector

Managing EHS matters in the critical infrastructure environment of the Utilities Sector, where much is at stake, is wrought with complexities for even the most seasoned safety professionals. Whether you operate as an EHS Professional in the electric generation, electric transmission and distribution, water, wastewater, sewer, gas, or telecom utilities industry, this webinar is for you. Commonly missed hazards can be a cause of big trouble. Join us for a discussion of some occupational health and safety pitfalls common to all utilities, together with some tried and true solutions to proactively minimize the impact of these pitfalls in your organization.

The webinar is geared toward the intermediate level Utility EHS Professional, and will be led by the Administrator of the American Society of Safety Professionals’ Utilities Practice Specialty, Ms. Connie Muncy, MS, CIH, CUSP, REM.

Register below for this free webinar
DATE: September 12, 2018
TIME: 2:00PM ET - 1:00PM CT - 11:00AM PT

Speaker:

Connie Muncy, MS, CIH, CUSP, REM

Connie Muncy, a Certified Industrial Hygienist, Certified Utility Safety Professional, and Registered Environmental Manager, who serves as a Corporate Safety Manager for NAES Corporation, is the Administrator of the American Society of Safety Professionals’ (ASSP) Utilities Practice Specialty and the Vice-Chair of the ASSP Council on Practice Specialties.

Degrees include a BS Chemistry (Wright State University) and MS EHS Management (University of Findlay).  She has published several articles in peer-reviewed technical publications; is a frequent speaker at national safety conferences; is a recipient of the 2012 Dayton Affiliates Society Council Award for Excellence in Technical Leadership; and is an Honoree of both the 2013 Dayton Daily News Top Ten Women, and ASSP’s “100 Women Making a Difference in Safety Engineering”.

Ms. Muncy’s employer, NAES Corporation, is an independent services company dedicated to delivering value to facilities across the power generation, oil & gas, petrochemical, pulp & paper and manufacturing industries. NAES draws on its deep experience in operations, maintenance, fabrication, construction, engineering and technical support to build, repair and operate plants that run safely, reliably and cost-effectively. The NAES family of companies includes Greenberry Industrial, Olsson Industrial Electric, NAES Power Contractors, E3 Consulting, PurEnergy and Gridforce Energy Management.

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Date: Sep 12, 2018

Time: 2:00 PM ET

Duration: 1 Hour

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