MIOSHA CET DIVISION
TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2018
MIOSHA Update (Intermediate) Bart Pickelman, MIOSHA Director.
This session will present the STATE OF MIOSHA including 2017 accomplishments and successes, significant cases, strategic goals, emphasis programs, and special initiatives. Plans for 2018 will also be disclosed.
Electrical Hazards, Concerns, and Consequences (Intermediate) Jeff Nyboer, President, Gates Electric, Inc.
This session will review the events and conditions that contributed to a preventable incident that occurred on a construction project. The fatal event involved live electrical components and the new installation of an electrical panel. Discussion will include the hazards associated with this type of work and the results of what can happen when electricians are not properly protected when working around energized cables and equipment.
Top 10 – Health, General Industry and Construction (Intermediate) Jenelle Thelen, Industrial Hygienist, MIOSHA; Chris Johnson, General Industry Safety Consultant, MIOSHA; Jim Getting, Construction Safety Consultant, MIOSHA.
This program has been an annual favorite at the conference with both safety and health violations being discussed. Three experienced CET consultants (health, general industry and construction) will illustrate what enforcement and consultation employees are finding in the workplace that often lead to workplace injuries and illnesses. They will help unravel the mystery and explain the hazards behind the most cited 10 safety, 10 health, and 10 construction rules by MIOSHA in the past year. They will also offer tips and solutions to help employers and employees recognize and correct these hazards.
Culture on the Ropes: The Great SHMS Comeback (Intermediate) Sherry Scott, MIOSHA CET Division Manager; and Doug Kimmel, MIOSHA CET Division MVPP Specialist.
This presentation will chronicle the journey of two Voluntary Protection Program participants from Conditional STAR status to STAR. Many best practices will be identified and discussed. These sites know how to put the WOW in safety!
MIOSHA CET Division Roster
Co-Chair: Katie Benghauser, MIOSHA Consultation Education and Training Division
Co-Chair: Amber Cusack, MIOSHA Consultation Education and Training Division
Co-Chair: Gloria Keene, MIOSHA Consultation Education and Training Division