RT221

New Confined Spaces in Construction Standard

Tuesday, May 24 | 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Topic:

Confined Spaces

Arranger: C. Dellacqua, Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA. Moderator: C. Dellacqua, Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA. Monitors: S. Fess, Xerox Corporation, Webster, NY; M. Cashio, S&ME, Inc., Charlotte, NC.

An overview of the new standard and practical exams of Confined Spaces will be presented.

OSHA Confined Spaces in Construction J. Douma, OSHA, Washington, DC.

Confined Spaces in Construction: The OSHA Hits Keep on Coming T. Krug, EXOSHA, Bartlett, IL.

An Overview of Current Target Health Hazards in Construction Operations: Impact of the new Construction Confined Space Standard S. Rosen, Consultant, New York, NY.

New Confined Space Standard Examples T. Niedzwiecki, ERSI, Schenectady, NY. *WITHDRAWN*

New OSHA Confined Spaces in Construction—Excavations M. Palmer, EnSafe, Inc., Knoxville, TN.