Confined spaces present some of the most challenging work environments for health and safety professionals. From dangerous atmospheric conditions such as oxygen-depleted, toxic and even explosive environments, to physically hazardous conditions such as extreme temperatures, unstable materials, or the potential for falls, confined spaces often present unseen challenges. Ensuring workers are safe in confined spaces requires a thorough understanding of the potential hazards, current legislative requirements that apply and best practices.
Please note: This webinar is currently only offered in English. A French webinar will take place September 11, 2019.
This webinar will cover:
- Definition of Confined space
- Overview of common types and hazards
- Regulatory requirements
- Confined space rescue planning
- Appropriate PPE/System selection
- Importance of education and training