Home Skip to main content

TLN
Webinar

Preventing and Treating Asphalt Burns

  • Apr 3, 2020 (9:30 - 11:00 am CT; 8:30 - 10:00 am MT)
    Webinar (desktop or laptop access)

Registration

DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 31, 2020

The above resource and more can be accessed by visiting the TLN Learning Management System (LMS).

Description

This presentation will be a three-part discussion by a manufacturer of sealing equipment, the Asphalt Institute, and a medical professional from the Western States Burn Center. The presentation will discuss the common causes of asphalt burns when it comes to maintenance and construction operations. Best practices with equipment maintenance and operation will be presented. The Asphalt Institute will introduce their latest safety video and showcase it. Finally, the Western States Burn Center will discuss best practices with treating burns and then describe the process on how to treat burns on the medical side. Personal Protective Equipment needed for asphalt operations and other preventable measures will be shared.

Speaker(s)

Chris Stebbins, is the Midwest representative for Crafco, Inc.

Kendal Butler is the Media and Publications Manager with the Apshalt Institute

Rebecca Garber, FNP Acute and Reconstructive Burn Care, Wound Care at Banner Health

Target Audience

Maintenance staff will be the primary audience; however, construction personnel who will be exposed to hot asphalt through inspection and testing activities should also attend. Safety personnel and risk managers will also benefit from this webinar.

NDSU Dept 2880P.O. Box 6050Fargo, ND 58108-6050
(701)231-1087ndsu.ugpti@ndsu.edu