Seminars are free to policyholders

Classes are limited to 40 students / five students per policyholder (except Forklift-Train-the-Trainer: 25 max / two per policyholder). Check-in and refreshments begin 30 minutes prior to the start of each seminar session. Title marked with an asterisk (*) is presented by OSHA and free to non-policyholders. To cancel your reservation(s), or to register by phone, contact Beacon Mutual’s Loss Prevention Department at 401-825-2731.

Select a safety seminar below to learn more and register.

Course Date & Time Location
Roofing Safety in Construction
9/20/2018

This seminar provides basic safety awareness training & principles for employees who work in the roofing industry.

9/20/2018

1:00 - 4:00pm

Beacon Mutual

OSHA’s 10-Hour Construction Safety Course
9/24/2018 - 9/25/2018

To meet the criteria established by the US Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration participants will be introduced to the OSHA Standards, 29 CFR 1926 for the Construction Industry.

9/24/2018 - 9/25/2018

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Chelos

National Safety Council Defensive Driving Course (DDC-4)
9/26/2018

Crashes on and off the job have far-reaching financial and psychological effects on employees, their co-workers, and their employers. Beacon Mutual is offering the National Safety Council’s 4-hour Defensive Driving Course (DDC-4).

9/26/2018

1:00pm - 5:00pm

* additional dates offered

Beacon Mutual

Warehousing, Storage, and Racking
9/27/2018

OSHA identifies public storage and warehousing as one of several industries with a high lost time injury rate. During the seminar, attendees will be given the tools to identify hazards associated with warehousing, storage, and rack safety procedures to help create a safe working environment.

9/27/2018

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Beacon Mutual

Violence in the Workplace
10/2/2018

Violence is now the third leading cause of occupational death and the fastest growing type of homicide in the U.S. The cost of workplace violence is about 4 billion dollars annually, including employee injuries, property damage, lost productivity, lost sales, and negligence lawsuits.

10/2/2018

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

Forklift Operator Training
10/4/2018

Beacon offers the National Safety Council’s Lift Truck Operator Training program which is a comprehensive course designed for both new and experienced forklift operators.

10/4/2018

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

Emergency Action Planning/Fire Protection
10/11/2018

Rhode Islanders have experienced the destruction of fire first-hand, with disasters ranging from the Outlet Company fire in 1986 to the tragic Station Night Club fire in 2003.

10/11/2018

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

OSHA’s 10-Hour Safety Standards for General Industry
10/22/2018 - 10/23/2018

The OSHA 10-Hour Outreach Course for General Industry covers a series of safety topics that are commonly dealt with in 29 CFR 1910. The course reviews the hazards associated with general industry through a review of OSHA regulations and focuses on the prevention of injuries associated with the hazards.

10/22/2018 - 10/23/2018

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Beacon Mutual

OSHA’s 10-Hour Construction Safety Course
10/29/2018 - 10/30/2018

To meet the criteria established by the US Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration participants will be introduced to the OSHA Standards, 29 CFR 1926 for the Construction Industry.

10/29/2018 - 10/30/2018

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Chelos

Preventing Slips, Trips, and Falls
11/6/2018

The objective of this seminar is to provide attendees with principles, practices, and protocols that will assist in the development of an effective Preventing Slips and Falls program, or to enhance an existing program, that will reduce the potential of slips, trips, and falls in the work environment.

11/6/2018

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

OSHA’s Recordkeeping Standard
11/8/2018

OSHA’s recordkeeping rule addresses the federal requirement for recording and reporting of occupational injuries and illnesses. OSHA injury and illness records are not the same as Workers’ Compensation records. This seminar will provide an overview of the OSHA Recordkeeping Standard.

11/8/2018

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

Machinery & Machine Guarding
11/15/2018

On any given day, a countless number of American workers operate or are exposed to machinery and equipment while performing their work duties. In fact, it is hard to imagine performing even routine tasks without the aid of machinery.

11/15/2018

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Beacon Mutual

National Safety Council Defensive Driving Course (DDC-4)
11/27/2018

Crashes on and off the job have far-reaching financial and psychological effects on employees, their co-workers, and their employers.

11/27/2018

8:00am - 12:00pm

* additional dates offered

Beacon Mutual

Issues in RI Workers’ Compensation
11/29/2018

The injured workers’ entitlement to benefits and the employer’s rights and responsibilities are governed by the Rhode Island Workers’ Compensation Act.

11/29/2018

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Beacon Mutual

OSHA’s 10-Hour Construction Safety Course
12/3/2018 - 12/4/2018

To meet the criteria established by the US Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration participants will be introduced to the OSHA Standards, 29 CFR 1926 for the Construction Industry.

12/3/2018 - 12/4/2018

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Chelos

Respiratory Protection
12/4/2018

The objective of this training seminar is to provide employers with the background and theory for developing and implementing a Respiratory Protection Program.

12/4/2018

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

Hazard Communication
12/6/2018

Do you have chemicals in your workplace? Do you have employees who use hazardous chemicals while conducting their work operations? If you answered “yes” to either or both of these questions, then this seminar pertains to you.

12/6/2018

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

OSHA’s 10-Hour Safety Standards for General Industry
12/10/2018 - 12/11/2018

The OSHA 10-Hour Outreach Course for General Industry covers a series of safety topics that are commonly dealt with in 29 CFR 1910. The course reviews the hazards associated with general industry through a review of OSHA regulations and focuses on the prevention of injuries associated with the hazards.

12/10/2018 - 12/11/2018

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Beacon Mutual

Snow Removal From Roof Tops
12/13/2018

This seminar will help you understand the risks associated with rooftop snow removal and ensure that your company has proper controls in place to help minimize the risks of working on snow-covered roofs.

12/13/2018

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

DISCLAIMER: This material is being provided to you as a service of The Beacon Mutual Insurance Company for informational purposes only and is not intended, nor should it be relied upon, as a comprehensive statement of all possible work-related hazards to your employees or of the federal, state or local laws and regulations which may be applicable to your business. Any premises inspections made by Beacon representatives are completed without representation or warranty as to the utility or completeness of such inspections. Suggestions regarding the use of a particular product or safety technique are not an endorsement of the product or technique. It is your responsibility to develop and implement your loss prevention policies. You should direct questions concerning specific situations to informed and appropriate advisors.