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October 08, 2015

Regional Workplace Safety Summit October 20 in Amarillo

The Division of Workers’ Compensation is hosting a regional workplace safety workshop October 20 in Amarillo 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 Region 16 Education Service Center, Head Start, 1601 South Cleveland Street. 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: 10/05/2015

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