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VTCA Aggregates Safety Seminar-Roanoke

VTCA Aggregates Safety Seminar-Roanoke

Safety Seminar for Aggregate Producers and Mine Site Contractors

Wednesday, November 30, 2022
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM (EST)

Event Details

This year’s Aggregate Producer Safety Seminars will offer a wide range of important safety topics. Along with presentations from industry and health care professionals, MSHA and the Virginia Department of Energy – Mineral Mining Program will provide updates as to what’s new with the Regulatory Agencies.  We will also discuss the numerous safety resources Mineral Mining and NSSGA offer.  Further areas of focus will include panel discussions on work process planning, inter-mine communications and how to deal with multiple languages. Additional topics will include the latest in fall protection, drilling & blasting, contractor training and miners rights. These, and other topics are of critical importance to mining operators as well as contractors that perform work on MSHA and/or Virginia Energy regulated sites.  The information you receive will be beneficial in protecting your personnel, avoiding penalty assessments, and ensuring the continued and safe operation of your facilities.

Registration Fees 

Early Registration (through November 11)
VTCA Member Registration - $185.00
Non-Member Registration - $205.00

Late Registration (after November 11)
VTCA Member Registration - $205.00
Non-Member Registration - $215.00

Early Registration Ends November 11, 2022.

Download Registration Package PDF

Please contact Stephanie Rusnak at VTCA with any questions. 

Cancellation Policy:  Refunds less a $15 administrative fee will be available through November 23. No refunds will be given for cancellations after November 23 or for no shows.

 

Objective

This year’s seminar will focus on a number of safety related issues confronting the aggregates industry today.  All levels of company management are encouraged to attend the seminars to learn insights that will make certain facility operations safer.  Attendees will be introduced to the information and tools necessary to protect their personnel, avoid penalty assessments and ensure continued operation of their plants.

Who Should Attend

Anyone involved with the safety and welfare of those working for or with them should attend these sessions.  This year’s topics cover a wide range of safety related matters that impact everyone in the aggregates industry.  This includes senior safety managers, front-line supervisors, hourly workers and independent contractors.

Optional: Portions of the Safety Seminar program can count toward MSHA Annual Refresher Part 46 training!


Safety Seminar Sponsorships

Demonstrate your company's commitment to Virginia's transportation aggregates program by being a sponsor of this year's Safety Seminar. As a sponsor your firm's commitment will be promoted and recognized throughout the event.