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.

2024 Webinar Series

Upcoming Programs:

OSHA Enforcement Initiatives & Trends

October 30, 2024 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET

This webinar will discuss OSHA’s inspection and enforcement processes, significant recent changes to OSHA enforcement policies and programs, and recent federal and state enforcement trends. The speakers will also provide practical tips and best practices for defending an enforcement matter.

Speakers: Heidi Knight and Justin Weatherwax

Past Programs:

OSHA: Look Back at 2023 and What to Expect in 2024

January 25, 2024 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET

This webinar will review key OSHA developments from 2023 and look forward to what employers might expect in 2024. 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 Kaitlyn Shannon

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TSCA Compliance, Material Restriction, and OSHA Issues in the Battery Lifecycle

May 9, 2024 from 1:00-2:00 pm ET

During this webinar, part of B&D's new Battery Webinar Series, our speakers will explore the critical Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) compliance and material restriction issues that battery manufacturers and importers need to consider in manufacturing their products. They will also discuss guidance by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) on whether lithium-ion batteries need a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) under OSHA’s hazard communication standard.

Speakers: Ryan Carra and Mark Duvall

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Navigating Updates to the Hazard Communication Standard

June 18, 2024 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm ET

On May 20, 2024, OSHA finalized updates to the Hazard Communication Standard, 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 Nick Hanel

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Process Safety Management and Risk Management Plans

July 11, 2024 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET

The speakers will provide an overview of OSHA’s Process Safety Management (PSM) Standard and the EPA Risk Management Program (RMP) requirements.  They will highlight the key similarities and differences among the standards, relevant interpretations and enforcement policies, and recent RMP and PSM developments.

Speakers: Heidi Knight and Jayni Lanham