Webinar Series

Please join Beveridge & Diamond for our annual Occupational Safety and Health Webinar Series.

Informed by the experience and insights of B&D's full-service OSHA and state OSHA practice, this webinar series provides practical knowledge to help corporate legal and EHS staff ensure that their companies comply with applicable occupational safety and health requirements and are prepared to defend allegations that compliance was inadequate. B&D's panel of speakers will examine important individual OSHA standards, rulemaking developments, and similarities and differences among state and federal worker safety requirements while sharing key takeaways and best practices for employers.

There is no charge to attend this webinar series, but advance registration is required. This series is intended for in-house counsel, EHS professionals, and business leaders at companies, municipalities, and trade associations. If you would like to request an invitation, or if you have any questions, please contact [email protected].

CLE credit will be available for each live session. We will apply for credit in states requested during registration.

2023 Webinar Series

Upcoming Programs:

OSHA: A Look Back at 2022 & What to Expect in 2023

January 26, 2023 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET

This webinar will review key OSHA developments from 2022 and look forward to what employers might expect in 2023. Participants can expect to learn about recent and anticipated rulemaking and policy developments, enforcement and civil penalty trends, key judicial decisions, State Plan developments, and practical tips for employers as they begin the new year.

Speakers: Jayni Lanham and Clirae Bourke

Survey of State Plans

March 14, 2023 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET

Speakers: Kaitlyn Shannon and Tracy Williams

Handling Workplace Incidents

June 6, 2023 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET

Despite widespread progress in worker safety and health, workplace incidents are common.  During this webinar, participants can expect to learn about the importance of being prepared for a workplace incident, employer obligations following a workplace incidents, the OSHA inspection and enforcement process, and strategies for preparing for and responding to workplace incidents.

Speakers: Jayni Lanham and Sarah Kettenmann

Navigating Updates to the Hazard Communication Standard

September 13, 2023 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET

OSHA expects to update the Hazard Communication Standard in 2023, which was last updated in 2012.  The amended standard may affect all companies that prepare safety data sheets (SDSs) for their customers and all employers who use those SDSs to protect their employees. This webinar will discuss these changes and their implications for industry.

Speakers: Mark Duvall and Clirae Bourke

OSHA Enforcement Trends and Initiatives

November 15, 2023 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET

This webinar will expand on B&D’s prior Handling Workplace Incidents webinar by further discussing OSHA’s inspection and enforcement processes, significant recent changes to OSHA enforcement policies and programs, and recent federal and state enforcement trends. We will also provide practical tips and best practices for defending an enforcement matter.

Speakers: Heidi Knight and Justin Weatherwax