May 8, 2019 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Philip Rauscher—HAZCOM Top Violations of 2018

Phillip Rauscher is a Certified Industrial Hygienist and Certified Safety Specialist. He graduated from the University of Toledo with a Masters of Public Health specializing in Occupational/Environmental Health and Safety Science and Youngstown State University with a BS in Public Health. He has been a Senior Industrial Hygienist with the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation Division of Safety and Hygiene since 2013. In this role he has worked with a variety of industries in both Construction and General Industry on problems big and small, loud and smelly, dusty and oily. Prior to this he worked in the Pulp and Paper industry. You can contact him at Phillip.R.1@bwc.state.oh.us, via LinkedIn or at 419-250-7800.

Hazard Communication was the most commonly cited 1910 standard for the 5th year in a row in 2018. WHY? What were the top reasons a Hazard Communication citation was written and how can we prevent them? With more changes planned for 2019 what can we do to ensure compliance with the standard?

Presenter: Phillip Rausher, Bureau of Worker’s Compensation