details on points of concern for sprinkler installation will be
presented along with strategies for silica exposure control in
multi-employer worksites. This webinar would benefit fire sprinkler
Upon completion of this webinar, participants should be able to:
- Navigate OSHA's Respirable Crystalline Silica (RCS) standard for construction
- Specify exposure control methods for RCS
- Identify responsibilities under the OSHA Multi-Employer Citation Policy
Continuing Education Credits: 0.20 CEUs and 2.0 CPDs.
- This webinar does not offer CAL FIRE-approved CEUs.
Speaker: Robert J. Agnew, MS, CIH, CSP, REM
Rob Agnew is a graduate of the OSU Fire Protection & Safety
Engineering Technology program and went on to earn a master's degree in
Industrial Hygiene from the University of Oklahoma. He is currently a
Doctoral Candidate in Environmental Science at OSU. Prior to returning
to OSU, he was a senior manager in the defense sector. With 19 years in
the Environmental, Health & Safety field, Mr. Agnew has extensive
experience in implementing a broad spectrum of compliance programs in an
international environment. His areas of specialization and interest
include; health effects of fire retardants, arc flash, electromagnetic
energy, silica in construction, vapor intrusion, mold, and emergency
response. In the classroom Professor Agnew looks to bring practical
wisdom to the students, combining that with innovative and interactive
technology, and curiosity for learning.