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The GO-WV Safety Subcommittee, in cooperation with the WVU Safety and Health Extension program, is offering a train-the-trainer hand safety titled “HandSafe for the Oil and Gas Employee,” is centered on struck-by and caught-between hazards, job safety analysis, hand and finger injuries and hazard assessments created for the high-hazard oil and gas industry.

Each training date features a four-hour course divided into eight training modules. The modules cover: hand and finger facts; all about OSHA; safety culture; hand and finger hazards; personal protective equipment; machine guarding, tools and lockout tagout; job safety analysis; and hand safety and injury prevention for the oilfield indus- try.

The first seminar is scheduled for Thursday, May 20, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Bridgeport Country Club.

The second seminar is scheduled for Thursday, May 27, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Berry Hills Country Club in Charleston.

Since this is a train-the-trainer event, registration is limited to 25 people at each session.

Lunch is included in the $75 per person registration fee. All CDC guidelines and state orders will be followed including wearing face masks and social distancing.

If you have any questions, please contact Lori Miller Smith at (304) 344-9867.

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