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This four-hour American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) virtual workshop aims to prevent fatalities and injuries in the roadway construction industry. During this workshop, you’ll get an overview of OSHA’s Focus Four Hazards, including falls, struck-by, caught-in and -between hazards (runovers and backovers), with emphasis on electrical safety in roadway construction.

Date and Time

This workshop will be held virtually on December 6, 2022, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The GoToMeeting platform will be used to deliver this training. Each participant will need to complete a pre-test, post-test, and evaluation. Instructions to participate will be sent via email and facilitated through the GoToMeeting platform.

Registration

  • Register
  • Cost: Free
  • Space is limited to 40, so register early!
  • Registration contact: If you have questions about registration, please contact Robinson Vasquez at rvasquez@artba.org

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about how to join the training.

Topics Covered

  • Overview of OSHA’s Focus Four Hazards
  • Most common electrical hazards in roadway construction—what they are and how to avoid them
  • Employer requirements

Who Should Attend

This training is for construction and maintenance workers in the public and private sectors, as well as those responsible for safety and health in their agencies.

Credit

1.0 Roads Scholar Program Maintenance Certificate credit.

More Information

For more information about LTAP or this virtual course, contact Samantha Hahn-Douville at snhahn@umn.edu.

Sponsors

This workshop is presented by the Minnesota Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) at the Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota. Minnesota LTAP is sponsored by the Minnesota Local Road Research Board (LRRB) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). This course is subsidized through funding from LRRB and FHWA.

American Road & Transportation Builders Association created this course with the support of the OSHA Harwood grant.