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Mining Workshop: Reducing Workplace Accidents through Risk-Based Analysis

Denver, CO: October 2, 2009

NIOSH OMSHR sponsored a free workshop on Reducing Workplace Accidents through Risk Based Analysis.

Specifically, the workshop addressed the Major Hazard Risk Assessment process and how it's applied in the workplace, demonstrated its use through classroom exercises, and discussed the strengths and weaknesses of the process. Floyd Varley, Supervisory Mining Engineer, NIOSH, and Anthony Iannacchione, Ph.D., ATI Consulting, LLC led the workshop.

Module 1: Introduction: (Reason for Workshop; Current International Practice)
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Module 2: Risk Management Concepts
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Module 3: Risk Analysis Tools
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Module 4: Major Hazard Risk Assessment
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Module 5: MHRA Examples (NIOSH Information Circular 9508)
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Module 7: MHRA Application
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Note: Module 6 was skipped during the presentation


Title slide from module 1 presentation Title slide from module 2 presentation Title slide from module 2 presentation


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