OSHA: Review of the Hazard Communication, Lockout Tagout and Machine Guarding Standards

When: September 21, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: 200 Innovation Blvd, Suite 243, State College, PA, 16803
Cost: $0.00
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Come learn more about three of OSHAs Top 10 most frequently cited standards. During this session we will review these basic hazards and explore how to comply with each.

What you will learn:

Hazard Communication:

  • Is your hazard communication program up to date?
  • Learn the five elements of a hazard communication program.
  • What information should be on a secondary label?
  • What information is available on a safety data sheet?
  • What information do I need to train my employees on?
  • What resources are available?

Machine Guarding:

  • What has OSHA learned from our 2015 amputation reporting requirement?
  • What are the causes for machine accidents?
  • Where do mechanical hazards occur?
  • What is a point of operation and how can I protect the worker?
  • We will look at example hazards and discuss how to protect the worker.


  • What are the elements of a lockout tagout program?
  • What sources of energy should I be concerned with?
  • What are the six steps for an effective lockout tagout procedure?
  • What are common mistakes found with lockout tagout programs?
  • Whom should I train?

Who Should Attend?

Any business with eleven or more employees is potentially affected by OSHA regulations. Business owners, managers, and employees should attend this workshop on how to protect their businesses! General industry employers who use chemicals or have equipment should also attend.


Registration is closed for this event. For any questions or changes, contact us at 814-863-4293 or sbdc@psu.edu.