29 CFR 1926.650: Trenching/Shoring Safety

Joe Keenan

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Trenching and shoring accidents can be catastrophic and lead to life-threatening injuries and fatalities. This webinar will cover the regulatory requirements of 29 CFR 1926.650: trenching and shoring activities.

Why Should You Attend:

This webinar will cover the basics of trenching and shoring. It will cover the hazards associated with trenching and shoring, and the different types of soil regarding trenching and shoring. The webinar instructor will also discuss proper trenching and shoring shielding and discuss how to properly protect employees working in a trench. Finally, the session will cover the requirements of an OSHA defined competent person and promote trenching and shoring hazard recognition.

Areas Covered in the Webinar:

  • Define the Regulatory Requirements of 29 CFR 1926.650 Trenching and Shoring Activities
  • Basic Safety Requirements Needed to Conduct Trenching and Shoring Activities
  • Different Types of Soil Regarding Trenching and Shoring
  • Basic Safety Requirements Needed to Conduct Trenching and Shoring Shielding
  • How to Properly Protect Employees Working in a Trench
  • Define the Requirements of an OSHA Defined Competent Person
  • Discuss Site-Specific Questions and Scenarios

Who Will Benefit:

  • Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Coordinators
  • EHS Managers
  • Safety Managers
  • Safety Coordinators
  • Construction
  • Site Engineers
  • Construction Laborers
  • Construction Foremen
  • Loss Prevention Personnel
  • Plant Managers
  • Operation Managers
  • Lawyers
  • Legal Counsel, etc.
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Speaker: Joe Keenan, Senior Safety Coordinator, C Spire

Joe Keenan is a highly experienced Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) and human resources professional and management consultant with over 21 years of experience. He received his Six Sigma/Lean Manufacturing Green Belt in 2005, MBA with a human resource management concentration in 2007 and Certified Safety Professional (CSP) in 2011. He currently serves as President of the Mississippi Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE). Mr. Keenan has served on the OSHA Voluntary Protection Program Participants Association (VPPPA) Region IV Board of Directors as a Director at Large from 2013-2015. Since 2002, he is an OSHA General Industry and Construction 10/30-Hour Authorized Outreach Trainer.

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