Fantastic FREE Training Opportunity!

Interested in learning about underground utility damage prevention or excavation safety?  Check out the Missouri Common Ground Damage Prevention & Excavation Safety Summit.  This event offers many training opportunities including OSHA 10, Competent Person, Certified Flagger, and many more.  Best of all, it is free.  Click on the events sections for links to the website and for conference flyers.

The 11th Annual Greater St. Louis Safety & Health Conference is just around the corner.

Please visit http://www.stlsafety.org/conference/safetyconference.htm for information and registration details.

Training Courses Offered By Safety Council of Greater St. Louis

The Safety Council of Greater St. Louis is offering several great training opportunities this month.

Instructor Certified Course for Defensive Driving DDC 8/6  July 15 – 17th

First Aid/CPR/AED Training  July 21st

OSHA Recordkeeping  July 30th

Click on each link to open the registration form.

Please contact Chris Merli at 314 621-9200 for more information.

St. Louis Chapter members speak out against OSHA’s proposed rule regarding electronic tracking of injuries.

Two members of the St. Louis Chapter of ASSE have had their comments posted on the Electronic Tracking of Injuries and Illnesses Docket.

Here are the links to the posts:

Burney Baggett’s post – http://www.regulations.gov/#!documentDetail;D=OSHA-2013-0023-0197

Tom Lawrence’s post – http://www.regulations.gov/#!documentDetail;D=OSHA-2013-0023-0201

Thanks to both of you for being outspoken on this issue and taking your time to present your views!

MSA Issues an Inspection Advisory for Fall Protection Equipment with Yoke Snaphooks

MSA Inspection Advisory – Yoke Snaphooks

http://media.msanet.com/advisor/13048-03%28inspection%20advisory%29.pdf