The Short on Silica Training: Back by Popular Demand

by | Mar 6, 2018 | News, Safex News

Are you looking for a quick and inexpensive way to get your workers compliant with OSHA’s new silica standard for respirable crystalline silica dust? Back by popular demand, Safex will be holding multiple 2 hour silica training sessions in April.

The Short on Silica class is geared toward workers who are exposed to respirable crystalline silica dust. We’ll cover:

  • Health hazards of silica
  • Measures to protect employees
  • General regulatory requirements (e.g., medical surveillance, competent person, purpose of air monitoring)
  • How to use and reference Table 1
  • Respirators (e.g., selection and use, cleaning and storage, fit, inspection)

Contact us for training opportunities.