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From L to R: Ray Master (Construction Risk Partners), Emmett Russell (ARTBA), Jeremiah Pitkin (United Safety Consulting)
From L to R: Ray Master (Construction Risk Partners), Emmett Russell (ARTBA), Jeremiah Pitkin (United Safety Consulting)

Over 150 people attended the CIC/DOT Region 8 Safety Seminar on January 19, 2016 at the Ramada Inn in Fishkill, NY.   Speakers Emmett Russell (ARTBA), Ray Master (Construction Risk Partners) and Jeremiah Pitkin (United Safety Consulting) discussed such topics as;

  • Preventing Runovers and Backovers
  • Confined Space Health Hazards
  • Trenching & Excavation
  • Preventing Falls on Bridge Construction
  • Ladder & Heights Safety
  • Mental Aspects of Safety

 

 

D82C35CE-BF0B-4516-B6FD-D29F2DD5B2B5Region 8 Acting Director Todd Westhuis, Region 8 Safety Coordinator Charlie Cloutier and Regional Construction Engineer Scott Geiger addressed the crowd of over 150 to discuss the “Year in Review” and the safety initiatives for 2016 across the State.

 

 

CIC’s Matthew Pepe recently announced that the 2017 Safety Seminar will be moved to the Bear Mountain Inn.

 

 

B4918FEA-56B0-49D1-AE6D-2D7786A6118BSafety Month Sponsors included:

Advance Testing Company, Inc. • American Global • American Shoring, Inc. • Clarity Testing Services, Inc. • Dig Safely : New York Engineers Labors-Employer Cooperative • L.E.C.E.T • Marshall & Sterling, Inc. • Operating Engineers Local 15 • Operating Engineers Local 825 Tra c Safety Service • Welby, Brady & Greenblatt, LLP • Westchester Tool Rental •Yonkers Contracting Co., Inc.