2018 Worker Protection Standards and Respirator Fit-Testing Meeting - Kalamazoo

Date: January 5, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Location: Kalamazoo County Expo Center, 2900 Lake Street Kalamazoo, MI 49048
Contact: Jeremy Jubenville, 269-492-2813, jubenvi3@msu.edu.

 Jan. 5, 2018

Registration 8:30 a.m.
Program 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Kalamazoo County Expo Center
Room B
2900 Lake Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49048

Scratching your head about how to comply with new and revised Worker Protection Standards (WPS) regulations?

Are you prepared for the three new WPS requirements that go into effect on Jan. 2, 2018?

Craig Anderson from Michigan Farm Bureau will explain which standards apply, how to comply, and OSHA Right-to-Know.

Dr. Melissa Millerick-May, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, will discuss hazard communication program development and respirator selection.

But wait, there’s more! There will be annual respirator fit-testing! Sign-up today!***.

This session qualifies for 8 Michigan RUP re-certification credits.

Registration Cost
Pre-Registration (Ends Dec. 22, 2017): $40
Normal and On-Site Registration: $60 
Cancellation Fee after Dec. 29, 2017: $20

Registration includes lunch, morning and afternoon snack, and handouts.

*If you wish to receive a respirator fit-test, please have a medical evaluation conducted by a physician or licensed health care professional (PLHCP) prior to the meeting. Please bring appropriate documentation to the meeting.

**3M Online Respirator Medical Evaluation (https://www.respexam.com/) provides an immediate medical evaluation of respirator wearers for compliance with OSHA’s Respiratory Protection Standard — 29CFR1910.134. It can be used for all brands of respirators and is available in English and Spanish. In addition, the 3M Online Respirator Medical Evaluation System’s data tracking capabilities will make it a valuable component of your Respiratory Protection Program.


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