Pitt-Bradford will hold two mini-safety seminars this summer to help
businesses comply with the standards set by the Occupational Safety and Health
Sponsored by the university’s
Division of Continuing Education and Regional Development, these short courses
are designed for supervisors and safety directors to enhance their ability to
keep their employees safe and in compliance with OSHA regulations.
Classes are designed and provided
through an alliance with the OSHA Erie Office. Both will be held in Room 200 of
the Seneca Building, 2 Main St., Bradford.
The first session, Nursing Home and
Residential Care Facilities National Emphasis Program, will take place from
8:30 a.m. to noon June 4. This class will cover inspection procedures, training
components and resident-handling issues.
The second session, which will take
place from 8:30 a.m. to noon Aug. 27, will cover safety subjects and
information on the Globally Harmonized System of classification and labeling of
chemicals. The safety portion will cover fall prevention and heat stress, and
handout material will be provided. The portion on chemical labeling will go
over communication standards, implementation timeframes and compliance issues.
Each session costs $32. Advance
registration is required. For more information or to register, contact Continuing
Education at (814)362-5078 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For disability-related needs,
contact the Office of Disability Resources at (814)362-7609 or email@example.com.