01 Dec 2016
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Texas 5-6

CPU Breakout 8 – Jointing and Silica Dust Issues

The new Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) ruling on silica dust is causing many in the industry to investigate how to meet the requirements.  This session provides the opportunity to hear directly from OSHA plus gives some new information on joints and joint sealing…

Moderator: Leif Wathne, Executive Vice President, ACPA

  • A Study of Pavement Blow-Ups Past and Present – Larry Scofield, PE, Director of Pavement Innovation, IGGA/ACPA
  • Understanding and Working Under the New OSHA Silica Rules –
    • Presentation by: David O’Connor, Director, Office of Chemical Hazards – Nonmetals, OSHA Directorate of Standards and Guidance
    • Panel Discussion by:
      • Minnich Manufacturing, Inc.
      • EZ Drill. Inc.
      • Husqvarna
      • Quality Saw & Seal