Countdown to Compliance: OSHA's Silica Rule What You Need to Do to Comply

Wed, Feb 28, 2018 at 11:00 - 12:00 pm (ET)

Earlier this year, OSHA enacted the largest, most sweeping changes to silica dust regulation since 1971. The new Final Rule for Respirable Crystalline Silica set in motion a series of deadlines by which different industries will be required to change how they monitor and control their employees’ exposure to silica dust.

Learn the history and goals of the rule, what is changed, and best practices for compliance.


Webinar Description:

This webinar is for employers looking to stay on top of the new Silica Rule. It reviews the basics of the rule, and explores what exactly different industries will need to do in order to be ready when enforcement begins. With some industries facing a compliance deadline as soon as June 23, 2017, now is the time to get and stay prepared!

  • Sources and hazards of respirable crystalline silica
  • Regulatory requirements of the new rule
  • Guidance and strategies for compliance
  • Best practices for protecting worker health & safety



About the Presenter: Phil Molé

Before joining VelocityEHS, Phil served as Global EHS Coordinator for John Crane Inc., as a Senior Environmental Consultant for Gaia Tech, and Project Manager for Mostardi Platt Environmental. He has a B.S. in Chemistry and a Masters of Public Health. He was a NIOSH traineeship recipient (1995-1997) and is a member of ASSE and NAEM. His certifications include OSHA 30-hour training (2012), and ISO/OHSAS Internal Auditor Training (2012).