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OSHA Dust Explosion Inspection Preparatory Training Offered

February 17, 2009
Chilworth Technology Inc. has developed a training course specifically designed to help attendees prepare for a targeted OSHA dust explosion hazard inspection. The course addresses four primary focus areas including: combustible dust accumulations within your facility; specific plant operations that may be targeted by OSHA; classification of electrical equipment; the Hazardous Chemical Communication Standard requirements. 

The course will be approximately 6-7 hours, including background information on dust explosion hazard assessment and control.

The course is designed for technical and management personnel from the chemical and processing industries, including bulk and finished pharmaceutical, bulk and fine chemicals, detergents and soaps, petrochemicals, food and drink, plastics and rubbers, metals, textile, paper and lumber, agrochemicals and dyes, and paints.

Course participants will develop a thorough understanding of the areas that OSHA will focus on in carrying out this type of inspection. Completion of the course will enable attendees to prepare for the inspection and address any issues that may arise or to mitigate hazards that may currently exist prior to the arrival of the inspector.

Here is a list of course dates, locations, and contact information:

February 26, 2009
9:00am-5:00pm (including Lab Tour)
Chilworth Technology Inc.
Plainsboro, NJ
609-799-4449
safety@chilworth.com
       
March 26, 2009
9:00am-4:00pm
Sheraton North Houston Hotel
George Bush Intercontinental Airport
Houston, TX
281-442-5100
       
April 23, 2009
9:00am-4:00pm
Marriott Research Triangle Park
Durham, NC
919-941-6200
       
May 21, 2009
9:00am-4:00pm
Hilton Seattle Airport & Conference Center
Seattle, WA
206-244-4800
       
June 10, 2009
9:00am-4:00pm
Sheraton Nashville Downtown Hotel
Nashville, TN
615-259-2000
       
September 24, 2009
9:00am-4:00pm
Marriott Columbus Airport
Columbus, OH 43219
614-475-7551

Space is limited. To register, contact Robin Konrad at 609-799-4449 or rkonrad@chilworth.com.