Live Webinar: April 17, 2013, 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. ET
NSC Members: $99.00 per viewing site
Non-members: $119.00 per viewing site
This Webinar will cover the OSHA Inspection Process from Opening to Closing Conference, the OSHA Informal Settlement Process and the Litigation Process from hearing to appeal. It will provide attendees with an overview of these three stages of an OSHA enforcement action. Plus, attendees will walk away with helpful tips on how to prepare in advance of any enforcement action and what to do when employers find themselves defending against OSHA citations.
By the end of this Webinar, attendees will be able to:
• Understand the OSHA informal settlement and litigation process
• Be in a better position to formulate defenses to OSHA citations
• Understand the various opportunities for settlement along the OSHA litigation path
Pedro Forment is a Partner in the Miami office of Jackson Lewis LLP and practices in the area of Workplace Safety Compliance. Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Mr. Forment was an attorney with the Solicitor’s Office of the U.S. Department of Labor, and prosecuted employers on behalf of the federal government in actions involving violations of the Occupational Safety and Health Act (“OSHA”) and the Mine Safety and Health Act (“MSHA”).
He continues to dedicate a significant portion of his practice to these areas and represents employers throughout the United States in matters related to occupational safety and health, occupational toxic exposure as well as overall OSHA compliance.
Mr. Forment is listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Florida Super Lawyers, Latino American Who’s Who and is “AV” rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He is a frequent lecturer, and is a contributor to journals and periodicals dedicated to workplace safety, health and environmental issues.