Safety 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. Safety seminars marked with an asterisk (*) are presented by OSHA and are free to non-policyholders. To cancel your reservation(s), or to register by phone, contact the Loss Prevention Department at 401-825-2731.

Select a safety seminar below to learn more and register.

Course Date & Time Location
Violence in the Workplace
1/22/2019

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.

1/22/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

OSHA’s 10-Hour Construction Safety Course
1/28/2019 - 1/29/2019

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.

1/28/2019 - 1/29/2019

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Chelos

Forklift Operator Training
2/5/2019

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.

2/5/2019

8:00am - 12:00pm

* additional dates offered

Beacon Mutual

Aerial Lift Safety
2/12/2019

In many work situations, employees are required to perform jobs at elevated heights using aerial lift or scissor lift. Unsafe use of this equipment can lead to serious injury, and in many cases can be fatal.

2/12/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

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How to Develop a Company Safety Program
2/14/2019

Upon completion of this seminar, attendees will have the necessary tools to be able to begin creating a written safety program based on the exposures and standards applicable to their workplace.

2/14/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon

OSHA’s 10-Hour Construction Safety Course
2/25/2019 - 2/26/2019

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.

2/25/2019 - 2/26/2019

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Chelos

OSHA’s 10-Hour Safety Standards for General Industry
3/4/2019 - 3/5/2019

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.

3/4/2019 - 3/5/2019

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Beacon Mutual

Landscaping Safety
3/12/2019

This seminar provides basic safety awareness training for those employees who work in the landscaping industry.

3/12/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon

Basic Construction Safety
3/21/2019

This seminar addresses basic awareness level safety for workers involved in the construction industry, including common hazards and how to control them.

3/21/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon

OSHA’s 10-Hour Construction Safety Course
3/25/2019 - 3/26/2019

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.

3/25/2019 - 3/26/2019

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Chelos

Workers’ Compensation
4/2/2019

Learn how different departments function and work together as a team to assist you in getting the best workers’ compensation service money can buy.

4/2/2019

1:00pm - 4:00pm

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Roofing Safety in Construction
4/4/2019

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

4/4/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

Behavior Based Safety
4/9/2019

Learn how to train supervisors on identifying safety behavior issues and ways to address these issues that will reverse the poor behavior.

4/9/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon

Stay-at-Work/Return-to-Work Program
4/11/2019

A Stay-at-Work/Return-to-Work program enables employers to retain their most valuable resource: the skills, knowledge, and experience of their employees. At the same time, injured workers stay engaged with their workplace through transitional or modified duty.

4/11/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

OSHA Injury and Illness Recordkeeping
4/16/2019

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.

4/16/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

OSHA Update with Area Director
5/2/2019

OSHA’s Area Director from the Providence Regional Office will provide an overview and update on OSHA’s mission, news, initiatives, focus areas and emphasis programs.

5/2/2019

8:00am - 10:00am

Beacon

OSHA’s 10-Hour Construction Safety Course
5/6/2019 - 5/7/2019

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.

5/6/2019 - 5/7/2019

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Chelos

Job Safety Analysis
5/9/2019

This seminar provides participants with a step-by-step overview of the Job Safety Analysis process, and examines the participants’ role in the JSA.

5/9/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon

Personal Protective Equipment
5/14/2019

This seminar provides an overview of applicable OSHA standards for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), when PPE is required, how to choose PPE, training requirements, types available, and maintenance.

5/14/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon Mutual

Forklift Train-the-Trainer
5/16/2019

This National Safety Council’s Forklift Train-the-Trainer course is recommended for individuals who are responsible for providing lift truck training to a minimum of ten (10) employees at their worksite.

5/16/2019

8:00am - 12:00pm

Beacon Mutual

National Safety Council Defensive Driving Course (DDC-4)
5/21/2019

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).

5/21/2019

8:00am - 12:00pm

* additional dates offered

Beacon Mutual

Claims Management
5/23/2019

This seminar will provide you with a general knowledge of the R.I. Workers’ Compensation system and a better understanding of how you, as the employer, play a critical role in assisting in the management of your workers’ compensation claims.

5/23/2019

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Beacon

Office Ergonomics
5/30/2019

The common sense approach to employee education and “work style” training, coupled with the basics of workstation layout and design, can help your office staff adapt to those technology changes.

5/30/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon

Lockout / Tagout
6/4/2019

This seminar will provide attendees with the principles, practices and protocols that will assist in the development of an effective Lockout/Tagout program.

6/4/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon

Forklift Operator Training
6/6/2019

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.

6/6/2019

8:00am - 12:00pm

* additional dates offered

Beacon Mutual

OSHA’s 10-Hour Safety Standards for General Industry
6/10/2019 - 6/11/2019

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.

6/10/2019 - 6/11/2019

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Beacon Mutual

Bloodborne Pathogens
6/13/2019

Attendees will have the opportunity to review sample work tasks with the goal of increasing awareness regarding OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogen Standard.

6/13/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon

OSHA’s 10-Hour Construction Safety Course
6/24/2019 - 6/25/2019

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.

6/24/2019 - 6/25/2019

8:00am - 2:00pm

* additional dates offered

Chelos

Accident Investigation
6/27/2019

This seminar provides a step-by-step approach to accident investigation, identification of casual factors, and implementation of corrective actions.

6/27/2019

8:00am - 11:00am

Beacon

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.