Hearing Loss Prevention Programs: Protect Employees & Comply with OSHA
If you're responsible for the safety of employees in a loud work environment, you need to have an OSHA-compliant hearing conservation program in place. Loud work noises can lead to temporary or permanent hearing loss, and could result in workman's comp claims and OSHA violations. How can you put a quality program in place at your facility? Join us for this 60-minute webinar to discover:
- OSHA Hearing Conservation program requirements you need to know
- Evaluating workplace noise levels & limiting exposure to deafening sound
- Practical, on-the-job noise conservation solutions you can use right away
- Determining the right protection equipment for your program needs
What OSHA Requires for Your Hearing Conservation Program
- Gain key insights into the components of a solid program
- Regulatory guidance to ensure you comply with OSHA requirements
- How to set hearing conservation program polices that work for you
Identifying, Monitoring & Controlling Workplace Noise: Protect Employees
- Techniques to conduct noise hazard identification tests at your facility(s)
- Determining the potential for noise-induced hearing loss
- Strategies to monitor audiometry to track your noise-related hazards
Practical Solutions You Can Use to Limit Noise Hazards & Hearing Loss
- Tips on conducting workplace noise evaluations
- Hearing protectors: Pros & cons overview of various types
- Mandating hearing protection usage & getting employees to comply
Question and Answer Session - Hear expert answers to real-world questions!
About the Speaker
Michael Lawrence is principal of Summit Safety Technologies based in Long Beach, California. Lawrence is an accomplished safety manager, technical trainer, and instructional designer, and has been training adult workers and safety professionals for many years.
- He is a frequent speaker and is recognized for his expert knowledge of safety regulations, safety management systems, business continuation planning, and emergency preparedness.
- Lawrence's experience includes over 16 years in safety and technical training in the semiconductor manufacturing industry and 14 years Naval Aviation experience in aircraft maintenance, electronics technology, safety, and quality assurance.
- His military contributions resulted in several awards, including the Navy Achievement Medal, and numerous awards from the Navy League of the United States for his volunteer work as a Commanding Officer with the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps. Lawrence's volunteer work also includes 10 years as a CPR &First Aid Instructor Trainer for the American Red Cross.
- Lawrence is certified in Safety &Health Systems for Small Business, Instructional Design, and as a Performance Based Equipment Trainer (PBET).
Join us for this important, 60-minute webinar to discover how you can implement an effective hearing conservation program that complies with OSHA regulations and ensures employee safety at your facility.