Event Details

Management and Control of Respirable Crystalline Silica

23 Jul 2019 at 7:45 AM to 3:45 PM
The Savoy on Little Collins, 630 Little Collins St, Melbourne VIC
Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists

The Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists presents a full-day seminar addressing key concepts for the recognition, evaluation and control of respirable crystalline silica (RCS) in workplaces.

Speakers Linda Apthorpe, Senior Occupational Hygienist of Hibbs & Associates Pty Ltd and Ian Firth, Principal Consultant & Director of IC Firth OHs Solutions Pty Ltd, will present on practical and relevant information across the:

  • occurrence of RCS
  • health effects of RCS
  • exposure standards for RCS
  • exposure risk and incidence of disease
  • sampling and analytical methods
  • control of RCS exposure
  • future of RCS

The seminar also includes a case study exercise and practical information for occupational hygienists and safety professionals to reinforce the major learning outcomes.

Cost: $385 (member), $522.50 (non-member). Inclusive of GST and catering.


For more information about the seminar, go to aioh.org.au


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