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Webinars are a great way to stay informed about Kentucky's Safety and Health Standards. Information is presented by KYOSH staff, you can interact with the presenter during the live event and have your specific questions answered. The number of "seats" for webinars is limited and attendance is available on a first-come first-served basis.
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The webinar will discuss the basics of the general industry confined space standard 1910.146 and is designed for those individuals that would like to gain an elementary understanding of confined spaces in general industry. Duration 1 hour 25 minutes
This webinar focuses on addressing questions concerning the new 2012 Hazcom standard that implements the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). A suggested pre-requisite to this webinar is the Hazcom 2012 – GHS Overview Module. Duration 1 hour 14 minutes
This webinar familiarizes the participant with Kentuckys Lockout Tagout standard by demonstrating the Lockout and Tagout methods relating to hazardous energy sources associated with machinery, equipment, and processes used in industry. Topics addressed include training requirements, documentation, hardware, and group lockout procedures. Duration 1 hour 33 minutes
This webinar covers the major changes in NFPA 70E-2012. Changes seen between the 2009 and 2012 editions including definitions, organization, and major applications in chapter one of NFPA 70E will be looked at. In addition, changes seen in the PPE selection, labeling, and the arc flash analysis will also be covered. The class is approximately one hour in length. Duration 53 minutes.
This webinar is designed for those individuals who are just beginning to conduct injury and illness recordkeeping for their company as well as anyone who needs basic knowledge of the recordkeeping standard. This webinar covers which employers must keep injury illness records. The steps of the injury illness recordkeeping process. The three requirements that make an injury illness recordable. Injuries illnesses that must be reported to KYOSH. Duration 1 hour 8 minutes.
This webinar addresses the approaches to take to avoid slipping, tripping and falling incidents in the workplace. Duration 39 minutes.
This webinar provides information about the different types of PPE, how PPE protects workers, and the specific requirements for PPE devices listed under Subpart I. Duration 1 hour 25 minutes.
This webinar covers training requirements for forklift operators. The viewer will learn which regulations apply to them with regard to forklift training. This webinar will not count towards your company’s official certified operator training. Duration 44 minutes.
This is a discussion of employer responsibilities concerning emergency eyewashes, showers and first aid as required by Kentucky Regulation 803 KAR 2:310, Medical Services and First Aid. Duration 31 minutes.
Join us as we navigate through the steps of investigating a workplace accident using root cause analysis. This webinar is designed for participants with some experience in accident investigation. Duration 44:35 minutes.
Topics covered in this webinar include the epidemiology, symptoms and modes of transmission of bloodborne diseases and how the general requirements of the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Standard applies to your business. We will also discuss ways to respond to an incident concerning bloodborne pathogens. Please note, companies are required to cover incident response and training in a site-specific type format. Duration 52:16 minutes.
This webinar is intended for employees who are seeking information about occupational exposure to noise in general industry. By the end of this course, participants should be able to demonstrate knowledge about the 1910.95 OSHA standard and know the elements of an effective hearing conservation program. Duration 45:30 minutes.
This webinar focuses on the science behind recognizing and measuring heated atmospheres and preventing heat-related illnesses in the workplace. Duration 59:38 minutes.
This webinar will help you understand the difference between qualified and unqualified workers by OSHA standards and to learn the regulations to follow when developing an electrical safety training program for unqualified workers. This training applies to everyone who could potentially come in contact with electricity in the workplace. Duration 1 hour 8 minutes.
This webinar offers solutions to common ergonomic problems and explains how to properly set up a workstation. Hours spent at a poorly-designed computer workstation can take a toll on your health and well-being. Learning how to recognize risk factors and reduce worker stress, will help you to avoid cumulative trauma disorders associated with everyday computer use. Duration 1 hour 12 minutes
Workers wear a fall harness to be protected in the event of a fall, however there are dangers associated with the critical minutes that take place after a worker has fallen and is left hanging in their harness. This training addresses hazards associated with being arrested in a fall, the process of developing a fall rescue plan and various forms of rescue. The concepts learned in this webinar may be applied in both general industry and construction. Duration 45:10 minutes.
OSHA has issued a proposed rule designed to protect workers from the hazards associated with silica exposure. While this rule is not final at this time, the supporting documentation and the language in the proposed rule contain a wealth of important information for anyone concerned with occupational exposure to silica. Employers and employees in both General Industry and Construction would benefit from the information provided during this webinar. Please join us for an interactive look at the latest research and proposed regulation of exposure to silica in the workplace. Duration 65:00 minutes.
Test your knowledge and take a virtual tour of common general industry workplace hazards. Participants will learn to recognize and abate these hazards. This training is beneficial for everyone from new hires to seasoned safety professionals. Duration 60:07 minutes.
Participants will gain an understanding of the processes and procedures performed by KYOSH compliance officers as they inspect a workplace for safety and health hazards. This training is a beneficial resource to businesses covered under KYOSH regulations. Duration 1:24:00 minutes.
This webinar covers the changes to the 1910.269 standard governing power generation, transmission and distribution that were adopted in April 2014. The major changes to the standard are reviewed in detail as well as the dates of compliance required by the standard and the relationship between 1910.269 and 1926 Subpart V. Duration 37:12 minutes.
Join us we test your knowledge and take you through a virtual gallery of common construction hazards. Participants will learn how to recognize and abate these hazards. This training opportunity is beneficial to everyone from new hires to seasoned safety professionals. Duration 59:14 minutes.
This training covers the basic requirements and safe work practices for woodworking tools and equipment found under 29 CFR 1910.213. Explore common woodworking hazards and learn to abate these hazards. This training opportunity is beneficial to everyone from new hires to seasoned safety professionals. Duration: 53:37 minutes.
Fire and explosion due to combustible dust poses immediate and deadly risks to the health and safety of Kentucky’s workforce. This webinar training identifies types of combustible dust, outlines the risks and hazards associated with dust, showcases laboratory testing procedures and emphasizes ways to prevent combustible dust explosions in the workplace. Duration: 51:56 minutes.
This training explains the basics of welding safety and is designed for individuals that may require beginner level knowledge or who may supervise welding activities and need a fundamental understanding of welding safety. Viewers will acquire a basic understanding of common terms, common types of welding, and details on identifying and controlling welding hazards. This course also covers the responsibilities of management who oversee the welding process. Duration 66:00 minutes.
This training covers the scope of the new confined space in construction standard, the differences between the general industry and the construction standard, the requirements under 29 CFR 1926.1201 - 1213 and how this standard will affect the construction industry from a safety and health perspective. Duration: 45:32 minutes.
Upon completion of this webinar participants should have a basic understanding of asbestos, how to identify common asbestos containing materials (ACM) and presumed asbestos containing materials (PACM), as well as how to recognize asbestos hazards due to damage or deterioration of materials. Additionally this training covers the potential health effects of asbestos exposure, methods to avoid exposure, asbestos regulations designed to protect workers and public health. This training is beneficial to anyone seeking basic knowledge about asbestos and the hazards associated with asbestos exposure. Duration: 73:00 minutes.
Each year Carbon Monoxide (CO) claims the lives of hundreds of people and thousands more may become ill. CO poisoning can go undetected in the workplace even though you might be experiencing the signs or symptoms every day. This course provides participants with an understanding of CO gas, the health effects of CO poisoning and how to prevent poisoning. Duration: 50:37 minutes.
Participants will learn about common lower back injuries and manual material handling risk factors in the workplace. This training covers information on proper lifting techniques for safe material handling in the workplace and how to reduce strains on the spine. Duration 49:47 minutes.
Fall protection is used in virtually every setting, including construction and general industry. With the wide usage of fall protection many questions will arise from both management and employees. This webinar will address some of the most common questions received. By knowing the answers to these questions, managers and employees will have a better grasp and understanding of fall protection. Topics will include: How do I calculate the fall clearance distance?, Is fall protection required in a man lift?, What is the life expectancy of a harness?, How do I properly inspect a harness?, and many more. Duration 47:12 minutes.
The best way to protect yourself and your co-workers is to prepare for an emergency before it happens. This webinar will discuss if an emergency action plan is required for your facility. Additionally, it will cover how to develop and implement an effective emergency action plan. The duration is 51:44 minutes.
This webinar is intended for those seeking general information about health hazards in the general industry. By the end of the webinar users should be able to demonstrate general knowledge about health hazards in the workplace. Duration: 42:17