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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

OSHA Trenching and Excavation Hazards in Construction (10/13/21)

Start Date: 10/13/2021 8:00 AM EDT
End Date: 10/13/2021 5:00 PM EDT

Venue Name: Faulconer Construction - Zion Crossroads

Location:
8350 Three Notch Road
Louisa, VA  United States  23093

Organization Name: AGCVA

Contact:
Courtney Baker
Email: courtney@agcva.org
Phone: (540) 323-0311



About the course:

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), from 2015 to 2018, the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) reported 103 total trenching and excavation-related deaths, an average of 25 per year over this 4-year period

Also, the OSHA Information System (OIS) Accident Investigation Report shows that between FY 2013 – FY 2017, there were a total of 156 incidents reported in the construction industry. Moreover, between October 2018 and September 2019, there were 1,499 citations and more than $7,000,000 in penalties issued to construction employers for failing to meet their compliance obligations under Subpart P.

What will I learn?

  • Injury, Illness, and fatality statistics
  • Frequently cited standards
  • Utilities protection
  • Common hazards
  • Soil testing and classification
  • Protective systems
  • Review of the agency priority goal
Who should attend?
Company officers, estimators, managers, project managers, supervisors, foremen, both union and non-union contractors

0.8 IACET CEUs | The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) has been accredited as an Accredited Provider by The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In obtaining this accreditation, AGC has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice. As a result of their Accredited Provider status, AGC is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.
 
This program is offered at no charge by AGC of America, supported by a Susan Harwood Federal Grant.

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Registration is Closed
Closed: 10/12/2021 5:00 PM

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