The 2021 Trench Safety Stand Down (TSSD) Week is coming up, June 14th - 18th and we are gearing up for a full week of education and raising awareness about the hazards associated with trench and excavation work. From webinars to toolbox talks, we are ready to support you any way we can. Check out our webinar line up below.

To watch our previous TSSD Week Webinars on our videos page

Trench Safety Stand Down

Webinar Series

Webinar Topics

The Buried Truth Uncovered: A survivor's story

Thinking Outside the Trench: What else you need to know

Digging Through the OSHA Standard: Clearing up the confusion

The Buried Truth Uncovered: A survivor's story

en Español 

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Digging through the OSHA Standard

Clearing up the confusion: In a survey from The Center for Construction Research and Training, roughly 1/3 of the respondents, consisting of both field workers and safety professionals, indicated they had uncertainty on how to comply with the standard. In this session we will focus on bringing clarity to those misunderstood requirements of the Excavation Standard. 

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In a survey co....

SPANISH: The Buried Truth Uncovered

A survivor's story: Watch a presentation from a trench collapse survivor as he reveals his terrifying experience of being buried alive. Eric Giguere's story about his death-defying work-related accident that changed his life, as well as his personal commitment to safety awareness.  At the conclusion of his presentation, Eric along with a bilingual translator will take questions.

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A survivor's st...

Thinking Outside the Trench

What else you need to know: Protection from a trench collapse is not the only thing a Competent Person needs to be concerned with on the job-site. OSHA requires that a Competent Person drive compliance on a dozen specific requirements - can you name them? This session will review the trench safety related tasks, not associated with shoring, that a Competent Person must make sure are in place. 

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Protection from...

The Buried Truth Uncovered

A survivor's story: Hear from trench collapse survivor, Eric Giguere as he shares his terrifying experience of being buried alive. 

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A survivor's st...

PLEASE NOTE: All times shown are in Central Standard Time  
 
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