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July 14, 2015

Regional Workplace Safety Summit August 12 in Austin

AUSTIN, TX The Division of Workers’ Compensation is hosting a regional workplace safety workshop August 12 in Austin to help employers learn how to avoid common workplace injuries and comply with federal safety requirements.

The workshop will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Austin-Town Lake, 20 North IH-35. The cost is $50 per person, which includes coffee and snacks. Presentations will cover:

  • Components of an effective accident prevention program.
  • Guidance on complying with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) programs and training.
  • The latest information on safe work areas, construction requirements for exit routes, and how to develop effective emergency action plans and fire prevention plans.

Participants can find full course descriptions and register online on the Texas Department of Insurance website at www.tdi.texas.gov/wc/safety/regional.html. For more information, call (512) 804-4610 or email safetytraining@tdi.texas.gov.

 



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Last updated: 07/13/2015

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