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Safety Awakenings Website - Free Safety Resources

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Safety Awakenings is a website by Dave Weber, featuring  900 Power Points, 500 Videos, 75 eBooks, in addition to various other safety talks, videos, podcasts, webinars, and 35 various Apps for safety.

Check them out at http://www.safetyawakenings.com/category/model-programs/

International combustible dust expert talks minimising the risk of dust explosions « Informa Australia

International combustible dust expert talks minimising the risk of dust explosions « Informa Australia

Our friend John Astad of the Combustible Dust Policy Institute is a featured speaker at Informa Australia Dust Explosions 2012 Conference: 

Dust Explosions 2012- The Dust Explosions Conference will examine the means to control dust and the latest technology to ensure the maximum safety of your organization. 

Informa Australia is pleased to welcome international combustible dust expert Mr John Astad  to the speaking faculty of Dust Explosions 2012. Based in the USA, Mr Astad is the Director and Research Analyst for the Combustible Dust Policy Institute which aims to minimise the severity and reduce the occurrence of combustible dust related fires and explosions in the workplace through ongoing research of combustible dust related incidents.
We had the opportunity to talk to John before he heads our way next month.

The risk of complacency around dust management may not be blatant…