GILFORD — Belknap Landscape Company (BLC) of Gilford, NH is an active member of the both the NH Landscape Association and the Lakes Region Home Builders and Remodelers Association, among a host of other professional and business affiliations. The Fall Protection and Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Landscape and Building Contractors Seminar is open to all and set for Friday, October 4 from 9 a.m. to noon.
As of December 1, 2013, local contractors must implement and document training for all field employees covering two major changes in OSHA-required workplace safety. In response, Belknap Landscape is hosting an Fall Protection and Material Safety Data Sheet Seminar, open to all area contractors. People in attendance will learn how to become compliant with new OSHA rules and avoid costly fines for their companies.
The Presenters include Ted Bertram of Bertram, Leithner & Associates and Andrew Palhof, Compliance Assistance Specialist, US Department of Labor OSHA Bertram will provide a fall protection equipment demonstration utilizing a truck with a special rack, line & harness, while Palhof will present details on the OSHA Rules and Compliance for both Fall Prevention and MSDS changes.