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Wednesday, September 23, 2020 (8:00 AM - 9:30 AM) (EDT)
Event Details

Electricity has long been recognized as a serious workplace hazard. OSHA's electrical standards are designed to protect employees exposed to dangers such as electric shock, electrocution, fires, and explosions. Join OSHA, Pennsylvania One Call, and Local 98 as we cover electrical hazards and PA One Call.

How do you protect workers from overhead service lines? How do you look for general interior electrical hazards like ground fault circuits (GFI), panel board safety, wiring safety, flexible cord safety, and other electrical hazards?

Do you know you’re required to call 811 at least three business days before you dig? To protect underground facilities and promote safety, Pennsylvania One Call provides an efficient and effective communications network among project owners, designers, excavators, and facility owners.

Presenters:

  • James Harrity, Compliance Assistance Specialist for OSHA
  • Theresa Downs, Area Director, Philadelphia Area Office at U.S. Department of Labor
  • Greg Danks, Damage Prevention Liasion, Pennsylvania One Call
  • Mark Lynch, Safety Coordinator, ATEI/I.B.E.W. Local Union #98
Additional Information
Event Contact:
Angela Hendrix
Contact Organization:
General Building Contractors Association | GBCA
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