COEH webinars take place on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:30am PST. All webinars are approximately one hour in duration.
The goal of the COEH webinar series is to raise awareness about current issues of health and safety at work and to share updates on the latest research in occupational and environmental health within the community.
Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 10:30am to 11:30am
Title: Process Safety Implementation Pyramid
Speaker: Richard Meier
This webinar with Richard Meier will introduce a novel tool for understanding the fundamentals of
chemical process safety. It will show a step by step guide for implementing and teaching this complex
The pyramid can also be used as a flow chart to time-task a multi professional work group in either
creating from scratch, or evaluating a facility’s program. Participants should come away with a better
understanding of how to build and organize a very complex team endeavor. The Great Pyramids were
built methodically, block by block.
On completion of this webinar participants will be able to:
Richard Meier served for 34 years as a NVOSHA Compliance Industrial Hygienist. He was the Senior IH in Nevada, a designated NVOSHA Catastrophic Event Team, and PetroSEP Team Leader in the chemical process industries. Career highlights include leading the investigative team for the 1988 PEPCON Rocket Fuel plant explosion, the 1990 Pioneer Chlor Alkali plant 100 ton chlorine release, and the 30 ton Sierra Chemical dynamite plant explosion among other large events. Mr. Meier has presented at the AIHA convention, taught University and NVOSHA Institute classes, and had peer reviewed publications in professional journals. He still consults in chemical plants and petroleum refineries under his company name Safety Compliance Advisors.
Webinars are available for Continuing Education credits
CE requires additional registration to complete payment and evaluation to receive credit. The cost for CE credit is $30 per webinar.
After you sign up for the free webinar through our provider Zoom, click on the blue Register button to sign up for CE at the COEH-CE registration page.
You will need to remember your user name (email address) and password to return to COEH-CE after the webinar and complete the evaluation. Your certificate of completion will be e-mailed to you.
If you did not sign up for CE in advance after listening to the live webinar, you can click on the blue Register button and follow the instructions below to pay and to complete the evaluation.
Follow these instructions to access the webinar recordings and to claim CE credit:
You will be emailed a link to the recorded webinar after you are registered for this class. Please complete the evaluation included in the email you will receive.
A certificate of completion will be e-mailed to you (please ensure at time of registration that your email address is current).
Industrial Hygienists: This event contains 50 minutes hours of instruction and may be eligible for ABIH credits.
Nurses: COEH Continuing Education Program (BRN Provider # 12983) has approved this webinar for 1.0 contact hours.
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