July 15, 2014 Safety Committee

Meeting Overview:

  • New Business: Megan Meagher, OSHA Compliance Assistant, gave a presentation on Occupational Exposure to Crystalline Silica
  • Safety Subcommittee Update:
    • The Safety Subcommittee met after the Committee plans to have the Annual Refresher Training DVD completed by the end of the year. They will be meeting at 9:00 am the morning of the August Safety Committee meeting to discuss and review the DVD.
  • Old Business: NTR
  • Round Table Discussion:
    • DOT – Polica officers will begin riding with truck drivers to find other truck drivers who are breaking laws such as texting and driving
    • The Committee agreed on the following speakers and topics for the upcoming meetings:
      • August 19 – Courtney Wentworth, Wellpoint: Updates to Drivers’ Medical Provider Requirements
      • September 16 – Josh Schultz, Law Offices of Adele Abrams P.C.: MSHA’s Proposed Rule on Civil Penalties
      • October 20 – Roger Montali, MSHA Academy: One day seminar. (Regularly scheduled committee meeting is cancelled.)

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