Trenching & Excavation Hazards in Construction

Trenching & Excavation Hazards in Construction - Free to all Attendees



Program Description: 

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), from 2015 to 2018, the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) reported 103 total trenching and excavation-related deaths, an average of 25 per year over this 4-year period. Also, the OSHA Information System (OIS) Accident Investigation Report shows that between FY 2013 - FY 2017, there were a total of 156 incidents reported in the construction industry. Moreover, between October 2018 and September 2019, there were 1,499 citations and more than $7,000,000 in penalties issued to construction employers for failing to meet their compliance obligations under Subpart P. 

Who Should Attend?

Company Officers
Project Managers

Both Union and Non-union Contractors

What Will I Learn?

Injury, Illness, and fatality statistics
Frequently cited standards
Utilities protection
Common hazards
Soil testing and classification
Protective systems
Review of the agency priority goal

Training Location: 
Ohio Contractors Association 
1313 Dublin Road 
Columbus, OH 43215 

Chapter Contact: 
Mark Potnick 
Ohio Contractors Association Phone: (614) 488-0724 
Email: [email protected]


11/18/2021 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Eastern Standard Time
1313 Dublin Rd Columbus, OH 43215 UNITED STATES


Thursday, 18 November 2021

8:00am - 5:00pm
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11/18/2021 8:00 AM

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