Protecting Workers in Enclosed Cabs from Silica Exposure: Leveraging Research from the Mining Industry

Asher TobinIn The News, Mining

A crane at a mining site drops something into a long dump truck

Check out the below resources on a webinar that discusses requirements under Table 1 of the new silica standard for enclosed cabs and how research conducted for the mining industry can be applied in the construction industry to reduce exposures.

Presented by:

  • Joe Coble and Patricia Downs, OSHA Directorate of Standards & Guidance
  • Andy Cecala, NIOSH Mining Division

A recording of the webinar can be viewed on here on YouTube.

PDF of the Slides is available for download.

For more information on silica and Table 1, visit www.silica-safe.org.