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CROSH – Vibration Workshop December 2

Earth Sciences, Engineering, Occupational Health and Safety, Student Events

Free to Attend!

Pre-Registration Required. Confirm Attendance by November 21st at to crosh@laurentian.ca

 

 

December 2, 2014

8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast at 7:30 a.m.

Workshop Begins at 8:15 a.m.

West Residence, W-132 – Laurentian University

 

 

On behalf of the Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health (CROSH), I am pleased to invite you to the Occupational Vibration Workshop on December 2, 2014. Vibration exposure is common in a variety of industries, and this workshop will help participants to understand how to measure, evaluate and interpret vibration exposure data. Controls and best practices will be presented.

 

Presenters:

Dr. Ron House

  • Leads research in the area of hand-arm vibration syndrome with the Centre fore Research Expertise in Occupational Disease
  • Associate Professor, Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM)

 

Dr. Tammy Eger

  • Leads research in the area of whole-body and foot-transmitted vibration for Laurentian University
  • Director of the Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health, Sudbury

 

Dr. Jim Dickey

  • Leading research in whole-body vibration exposure and evaluation of seats for mobile equipment
  • Director of the Joint Biomechanics Laboratory at Western University

 

 

 Register:

Pre-registration required. Please contact CROSH@Laurentian.ca before November 21, 2014 to reserve your spot.