SafetyFOCUS: Construction

Construction has one of the highest injury and fatality rates of any industry sector. That’s why it’s critical for safety professionals to stay up-to-date on the latest information to help keep workers safe. SafetyFOCUS: Construction is a brand new, immersive, two-day virtual education experience where industry experts discuss the latest construction safety solutions.

Online registration is now closed, contact Customer Service at +1 847 699.2929 for inquiries.

 

Attend 12 concurrent sessions on topics including:

  • Fall protection
  • Prevention through design
  • Health hazards
  • Silica standards
  • Crisis management
  • Contractor safety prequalification
  • Pre-job hazard analysis

In between sessions, take the opportunity to connect directly with speakers and peers during our virtual networking events.

Be sure to visit our virtual expo to see what innovative companies are doing to enhance worker safety and health.

View the 2020 Virtual Event Schedule

We know it can be challenging to select which construction safety courses will help you make the best use of your time, so we’ve done the work for you. Our curated list makes it easy to find high-quality, immersive education you can apply immediately on the job.

All times listed are CDT

Wednesday, August 26

Time

Event

7:30 - 8:00AM

Coffee with Construction Practice Specialty

8:00 - 9:00AM

Opening Session and opening remarks

9:15 - 10:15AM

Concurrent Sessions (I) – 2 sessions

Challenges Implementing OSHA Rules for Silica Medical Surveillance

Contractor Safety Prequalification: Benefits and Limits

10:30 - 11:30AM

Concurrent Sessions (II) – 1 session

Prevention Through Design in Construction: A Life Cycle Approach

11:30AM - 12:30PM

Expo, virtual networking and lunch break

12:30 - 1:30PM

Concurrent Session (III) – 2 sessions

After the Crisis: Identifying and Managing the Human Impact

Supported by: Construction Practice Specialty

Residential Fall Protection: Anyone Can Cook!

1:45 - 2:45PM

Concurrent Sessions (IV) – 1 session

Planning for Health Hazards During Construction

2:45 - 3:30PM

Expo and virtual networking

Thursday, August 27

Time

Event

7:30 - 8:00AM

Coffee with Construction Practice Specialty

8:00 - 9:00AM

Opening Session and opening remarks

9:15 - 10:15AM

Concurrent Sessions (V) – 2 sessions

Pitfalls Impeding Construction Wrap-Up Insurance Programs

The New Silica Standard: What We Now Know About Its Implementation

10:30 - 11:30AM

Concurrent Sessions (VI) – 1 session

Understanding Veterans as Successful Safety Professionals

11:30AM - 12:30PM

Expo, virtual networking and lunch break

12:30 - 1:30PM

Concurrent Session (VII) – 2 sessions

Pre-Job Hazard Analysis: A Practical Approach

Supported by: Construction, Consultants and Training & Communications Practices Specialties and Risk Assessment Committee

Effective Use of Perception Surveys on Construction Projectss

1:45 - 2:45PM

Concurrent Sessions (VIII) – 1 session

Does Your Safety Plan End With, "Call 9-1-1?"

2:45 - 3:30PM

Expo and Construction Practice Specialty Virtual Closing Networking Reception

Registration Includes:

  • 12 Concurrent Sessions featuring live Q&A with the speaker
  • Earn up to 1.4 CEUs
  • 2 opening sessions
  • Virtual expo access
  • Virtual networking
  • 30-day access to all recorded education sessions

Bonus:

  • $100 off any online education in 2020
  • 20% off all ASSP gear
  • 10% off select construction publications

$599

Member

(register and receive a free membership to the Construction Practice Specialty)

Online registration is now closed, contact Customer Service at +1 847 699.2929 for inquiries.

$699

Non-Member

(register and receive a free ASSP membership and membership to the Construction Practice Specialty)

Online registration is now closed, contact Customer Service at +1 847 699.2929 for inquiries.

Group Rates

 

For more information about how to save by attending as a company group.

SafetyFOCUS is an immersion in safety education with industry leaders who cover a wide range of topics that will help you excel at keeping workers in your industry safe.

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