OSHA continues to target employers based on its site specific targeting programs and continues to expand its partnerships for voluntary compliance. This seminar will provide up-to-date legal compliance information, as well as a practical insight into drafting safety plans. It also will address OSHA's inspection, citation and settlement process with strategies for mitigating fines and avoiding criminal citations for safety violations. Panel members regularly represent employers before the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission, as well as in the courts.
The speakers will offer their unique perspective on compliance, enforcement and litigation issues, with an eye toward providing seminar attendees with useful information and practical advice on OSHA matters.
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
I. Recordkeeping And Reporting Under The OSH Act – OSHA's
Recordkeeping Regulations And 2004 Site Specific Targeting Program
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
II. Overview Of Standards Most Frequently Cited By OSHA
A. Hazard Communication Standard
B. Lock-Out And Tag-Out Standard
C. Bloodborne Pathogen Standard
D. Confined Space Standard
E. Asbestos Standard
F. Personal Protective Equipment
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
III. The New Hampshire Safety Program Requirement For Employers
With 10 Or More Employees – Drafting A Safety Plan
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
IV. Establishing Joint Loss Management Committees Without Violating
B. Duties Of Members
C. Avoiding NLRA Violations For Unlawful Domination
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
V. OSHA's Five Year Plan And Voluntary Protection Programs
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
VI. State And Federal Safety Inspections: Comprehensive And Practical
Advice For Responding To An Inspection
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
VII. Question And Answer