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Protect yourself from OSHAs TOP cited fiscal violation- Walking Working Regulation

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Course Description:

         In the list of OSHAs top cities violation of fiscal year 2016, the number 1 is Fall Protection - General requirement

Top 5 Sections cited are:
  • 1926.501(b)(13) Residential construction
  • 1926.501(b)(1) Unprotected sides/edges
  • 1926.501(b)(10) Roofing work on low slope roofs
  • 1926.501(b)(11) Steep roofs
  • 1926.501(b)(4)(i) Holes and skylights

         The final rule will increase workplace protection from those hazards, especially fall hazards, which are a leading cause of worker deaths and injuries, OSHA administrator David Michaels said in a Nov. 17 press release. OSHA believes advances in technology and greater flexibility will reduce worker deaths and injuries from falls. OSHA estimates that the rule, scheduled to go into effect Jan. 17, will prevent 29 fatalities and 5,842 lost-workday injuries every year.

         Attend this webinar to learn the details of this new regulation and how this new ruling will impact your organization. This webinar will explain the compliance schedule along with the benefits to employers pertaining to the new regulation.

Why should you Attend?

         Attendees will obtain insightful information on the new rule. The new rule bring along a series of benefits to employers by:

By participating in this webinar, you will learn about:
  • Providing greater flexibility in choosing a fall protection system
  • Use non-conventional fall protection in certain situations
  • Learn in detail about rope descent systems and employee training requirements

         Also, we will discuss the compliance schedule timeline for employers to comply with the new regulation. This new regulation affects a wide range of worker such as painters and warehouse workers in the general industry.

Areas Covered:

  • Benefits to employers
  • Compliance Schedule
  • Why the standard was issued
  • Statistics
  • Rope Descent Systems
  • Fall Protection Options
  • Ladder Safety Requirements
  • Training Requirements
The Learning Objectives of this Session are:
  • Understand benefits to employers
  • Explain Compliance Schedule
  • Illustrate why the standard was issued
  • Explain Statistics
  • Describe Fall Protection Options, Rope Descent Systems and Ladder Safety Requirements
  • Explain Training Requirements

Who will benefit?

         This webcast will be of a valuable assistance to the below audience.

  • Safety and Health Professionals
  • Risk Managers
  • Human Resources Professionals
  • Maintenance Supervisors
  • General Industry Business Owners
  • Material Handlers
  • Members of Safety Committee
  • Painters
  • Maintenance Personnel
  • Maintenance Managers
  • Members of Safety Committee

Registration Options

Avail 12 months unlimited access for a single user.

Material shipped within 15 days post webinar completion & get life time access for unlimited participants.


Walking Working Regulation, OSHA, FALL PROTECTION, Rope Descent Systems, Ladder Safety Requirements, 1926.501(b)(13) Residential construction, 1926.501(b)(1) Unprotected sides/edges, 1926.501(b)(10) Roofing work on low slope roofs, 1926.501(b)(11) Steep roofs, 1926.501(b)(4)(i) Holes and skylights

Speaker Details

Michael Aust

Michael Aust

CECM, OSHA Consultant

Mr. Michael Aust, is the President and Owner of 1030 Communications, LLC. Mr. Aust has a Master of Science in Occupational Safety, Health and Environmental Management and is a Certified Environmental Compliance Manager #5678. He has been an Authorized OSHA Outreach Instructor since 2000

Mr. Aust has strong communication and interpersonal skills with all levels of management and non-exempt employees. Successfully provides various training, auditing and inspection services to ensure organization

Refund Policy

Participants/Registrants for our live events, may cancel up to 72 hours prior to the start of the live session and ComplyArena will issue a letter of credit to be used towards any of ComplyArena's future events. The letter of credit will be valid for 12 months.

ComplyArena will process refund in cases where the event has been cancelled and is not rescheduled within 90 days from the original scheduled date of the webinar. In case if a live webinar is cancelled, participants/registrants may choose between recorded version of the course or a refund. Refunds will not be processed to participants who do not show up for the webinar. A webinar may be cancelled due to unavoidable circumstances, participants will be notified 24 hours before the scheduled start of the event. Contact us via email: or call +1-888-222-5917 (Toll Free).