OSHA's New Inspection Policies: How to Protect Your Workplace & Avoid Citations
- Recognize what OSHA's recent rule changes means for your workplace
- Protect your workplace during an OSHA inspection
- Know what you should - and shouldn't - do when an inspector shows up
- Understand and enact your rights during & after an OSHA inspection
- Effectively respond to alleged OSHA violations citations
The OSHA Inspector is Here - Now What Should (and Shouldn't) You Do?
- Preparations for dealing with an inspection
- Critical tips for undergoing the inspection process
- Guidance on what you should and shouldn't say during an inspection
- Knowing your rights both during and after an OSHA inspection?
Minimizing Your Risk for OSHA Violations & Citations:
- Explanation of the types of violation - where are you at risk?
- Understanding the new OSHA formula for issuing penalties
- Your options & requirements for responding to a violation
- Procedures for contesting and mitigating citations
OSHA Compliance Best Practices for Your Workplace
- Flex your muscle: Keys to exercising your rights
- What you can do now to prepare BEFORE an inspection
- Steps to minimize penalties and eliminating risks
Question and Answer Session - Hear expert answers to real-world questions!
About the Speaker
Jack Fearing, CPEA, is the Managing Partner for Fearing International Group LLC. FIG is a Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB) global occupational and aviation safety consulting firm. Mr. Fearing has more than 30 years of experience in occupational safety & health management and DOD aviation safety. His experience includes EHS Director for a global defense contractor, an audit program director for multi-national manufacturing company and audit team leader for a leading pharmaceutical company. He is an OSHA-authorized 10 & 30 hours course instructor for general industry and a retired US Army Lt Colonel. He served as a helicopter pilot and Aviation Safety Officer.
- He has extensive hands-on experience in developing OSHA compliance programs, coordinating with state and Federal regulatory agencies in both union and non-union environments.
- He has been published in "CoatingsPro", "Today's Facility Manager", "Facility Safety Management," and various American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) professional journals.
- He is a frequent speaker at the ASSE Annual Professional Development Conference, the National Safety Council (NSC) Conference & Exposition and the National Association of Environmental Management (NAEM) annual EHS Forum as well as numerous other regional and international venues.
The risk of getting an inspection from OSHA is more likely than ever and the penalties have become much higher. This informative 60-minute program will prepare you and your managers for an OSHA inspection, minimizing your legal risks, potential enforcements and unnecessary disruptions in your operations.