Heat Illness Prevention – May 17 2018 – English & Spanish BK

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Heat Illness Prevention Program Review 

Thursday, May 17, 2018 (2 Sessions)

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM (English)
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM (Spanish)

 

With today’s unusual weather patterns one day we can be in triple digits and the next day or week it can be cool or overcast. It is now more important than ever to look at our Heat Illness Prevention Program. This is especially important as we enter the summer months. Did you know employees are at greater risk of suffering from a heat related illness or even death during the first day and first week of a heat wave?

 

Please join us as we review the new requirements under the revisions to the heat standard that went into effect on May 1, 2015.

 

Presented By:
TOLMAN & WIKER
INSURANCE SERVICES, LLC

1525 E. Main Street
Santa Maria, CA 93454

 

No charge to attend, but space is limited – you must register to reserve your seat!
Courtesy seminar offered by Tolman & Wiker Insurance Services to our valued business community and friends.

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A Cal/OSHA study identified the key role that supervisors play in preventing worker fatalities due to heat illness. The findings highlighted the value of training supervisors so that they can make the fullest use of their supervisory power to control safety on the job.* Do you and your supervisors know how the recent changes to the heat standard impact your obligations with respect to:

 

  • Potable drinking water
  • Shade requirements
  • Cool-down rest periods
  • High heat procedure requirements
  • Emergency response procedures
  • Responding to signs and symptoms of a heat illness
  • Acclimatization
  • Training for supervisors and employees
  • The written Heat Illness Prevention Plan
  • Requirements specific to agricultural employers

 

*http://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/heatillnessinvestigations-2006.pdf

Ample free parking is available. Please arrive 15 minutes ahead to sign in; classes will begin on time.


Register By: May 10, 2018

If registering after this date, please call us to confirm availability. If you require any special accommodations, please inform us when registering for the seminar. Seminar schedules are subject to change; all registrations will be confirmed upon receipt.

 

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Or, register by phone to:

Loss Control Department
(805) 361-7457

 

 

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About the Speaker

Microsoft Word - Greg Van Ness Biography.docGILBERT J. CERVANTES
Gilbert J. Cervantes has extensive experience in conducting effective loss prevention and safety programs designed to help your business reduce risk, lower the rate of accidents and injuries, and enhance your employee’s understanding of safety best practices, equipment certification, and compliance with supervisor training requirements. In addition Gilbert is bilingual and fluent in Spanish, which allows him to effectively communicate loss prevention and safety training concepts and answer any questions that may arise from supervisors and/or employees.

 

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