H&S Regulatory and Legal Trends: What You Should Know

This one-day symposium will focus on regulatory and legal trends in health and safety. Topics will include Cal/OSHA regulatory input processes, legal case studies, and key issues pertaining to wildfire smoke, lead, silica, and heat stress.
Speakers include experts affiliated with the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), and Occupational Safety & Health Standards Board.

Topics  Speakers
Keynote: Regulatory Trends Douglas Parker, J.D.
Chief, Cal/OSHA Division of Occupational Safety and Health
California Occupational Safety & Health
Standards Board—What It Is, What it’s Not
Chris Laszcz-Davis, MS, CIH, COH, FAIHA, AIC Fellow
Founder and President, The Environmental
Quality Organization
California’s Emergency Wildfire Smoke
Amalia Neidhardt, MPH, CIH, CSP
Senior Safety Engineer, Cal/OSHA Research
and Standards Occupational Health Unit
Silica Exposures & Implementation of the
OSHA Standard by Industry
Brent Doney, MS, MPH, PhD, CIH
Industrial Hygienist, Surveillance Branch, NIOSH
Lead: Health Effects, Standards Susan Eckhardt, MPH, CIH
Senior Safety Engineer, Cal/OSHA Research
and Standards Health Unit
Cal/OSHA Indoor Heat Standard Joel Cohen, MPH, CIH
President and Founder, The Cohen Group
Legal Case Studies Len Welsh, MS, JD
Principal Consultant at Baker & Welsh, LLC


Continental breakfast, lunch, & snacks are included. Parking is free.  

Cancellations received prior to 12:00 PM, PST, October 20, 2020, will have course fees refunded, less a $75 administrative fee. No refunds will be made on cancellations received after that date.

We hope to see your there!