Live Webinar: March 13, 2013, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. ET
NSC Members: $99.00 per viewing site
Non-members: $119.00 per viewing site
Did you know that more than 2,000 people are treated each year for severe arc flash injuries? And, that the average medical costs for an arc flash victim run at a shocking $1.5 million? Plus, there’s litigation, where the average cost ranges from $10 to $15 million. Despite the human and financial impact, many safety professionals are unclear about the OSHA rules relating to electrical safety: NFPA 70E standard. In this Webinar, a seasoned safety expert will equip you with the knowledge needed to protect your employees from electrical hazards-and stay in compliance.
Webinar attendees will learn:
• How OSHA and the NFPA 70E work together-and what they both require
• Most misunderstood requirements of NFPA 70E
• How to assess your arc flash and shock hazard levels
• Key changes in the 2012 version
• How to use the NFPA 70E tables to source the right PPE and insulated tools
• How to evaluate your electrical safety program and implement the key requirements of NFPA 70E
Tim Neubauer is a Senior Safety Consultant for the National Safety Council. Tim is also a National Safety Council trained instructor in Advanced Safety Concepts and Forklift. He is also a certified instructor in Aerial Work Platforms and Scaffolding. Tim is an OSHA Authorized Trainer for 10 & 30-hr safety courses in industry and construction, as well as part 46 mining. Tim also serves as Chairman of the Safety Committee for the Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA).
Tim also spent six years as a Safety Director for a Tilt-Up concrete construction company in Raleigh, NC. He also is a Construction Health and Safety Technician® (CHST) and a Manager of Environmental Safety and Health (MESH).