Join us on Tuesday, February 12th for our first quarterly meeting of 2019!
Herb Gibson, from OSHA’s Denver Area Office, and Patrick Miller, from Sherman & Howard’s Labor and Employment Department, will be presenting.
Herb will be discussing OSHA standards and requirements, with a focus on Oil/Gas fire or explosion related citations, injuries, and fatalities. The importance of training and preventative measures is a major component of safety in these instances, along with understanding the contributing factors to such incidents and how they can be addressed.
Patrick will be presenting on OSHA’s inspection and investigation process and how employers should respond throughout. Actions taken during the course of an OSHA investigation can affect civil litigation down the line, workers compensation issues, publicity and family issues.
Herb Gibson is the Area Director for OSHA’s Denver Area Office. He has held numerous positions from field Industrial Hygienist to Area Director in OSHA for the past 37 years. The Denver Area Office is responsible for enforcement of the OSH Act and providing compliance assistance to employers in Colorado. Herb is a graduate of Colorado State University and is a Certified Safety Professional and Certified Industrial Hygienist.
Patrick Miller is a Member in Sherman & Howard’s Labor and Employment Department. He assists clients in developing and implementing safety and health programs in the workplace, including OSHA and MSHA required policies, and general employment programs. Pat routinely defends employers before the federal Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission, the federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission, and numerous state plan occupational safety and health boards.
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Quarterly Meeting – Kersey
2/12/2019 – 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM