CalCIMA offers two Spring Thaw conference providing conveniently located, cost effective mine safety training to all your personnel, vendors and contractors.
|February 27, 2018||March 13, 2018|
|Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Ontario Airport
||Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Sacramento
|8:05AM-8:10AM||Fallen Miners Our annual tribute to fallen miners.||ONT: Terry Tyson, Lehigh Hanson
SAC: Michael Herges, Graniterock
|8:15AM-8:45AM||Keynote Speaker Safety culture starts at the top.||ONT: Eric Wittman, Cemex
|8:50AM-9:10AM||The New Workplace Rule: What the new workplace exam rule means for operators||ONT: Josh Schultz
SAC: Josh Schultz
|9:15AM-9:45AM||Workplace Exams: Operator Perspective Effective workplace exam practices.||ONT: Augie Gonzalez, Cemex
SAC: Buzz Biles, Granite
|9:50AM-10:10AM||Silica How to comply with the new silica rule.||ONT: Daniel Flynn, Dinsmore
SAC: Daniel Flynn, Dinsmore
|10:45AM-11:05AM||Confined Space: The Rules A primer on CalOSHA rules for confined spaces||ONT: Zohra Ali, CalOSHA
SAC: Patrick Corcoran, CalOSHA
|11:10AM-11:30AM||Confined Space Rescue Teams The case for in-house rescue teams.||ONT: Kevin Daly, CalPortland
|11:10AM-11:30AM||Ready Mix Safety Practices Key safety improvements for ready mix operations in a time of high hazard inspections.||SAC: Araceli Inda, Central Concrete (invited)
Traffic control policies for mine sites and plants.
|ONT: Terry Tyson, Lehigh Hanson
SAC: Mike Herges, Graniterock
|12:45PM- 1:15PM||Inspection Misconceptions Do you really have to do everything an inspector says?||ONT: Willa Perlmutter, Stoel Rives
SAC: Willa Perlmutter, Stoel Rives
|1:20PM-1:40PM||Health Programs Essential tips for a successful health program||ONT: Jennifer Garcia, MSHA
SAC: Jennifer Garcia, MSHA
|1:45PM- 2:30PM||Innovations Panel A panel presentation on engineering innovations to make work easier and safer||ONT: Gerald Lira, Specialty Min
Terrell Cypert, CalPortland
SAC: Jocelyn Jackson, Lhoist
Buzz Biles, Granite
Matt Smylie, George Reed
|2:45PM – 3:45PM||Training Reinforcements Activities to engage employees and to reinforce safety training.||ONT: Meghan Neal, 3M
Terry Tyson, Lehigh Hanson
SAC: Meghan Neal, 3M
Willa Perlmutter, Stoel Rives
|3:45PM – 4PM||Agency Q&A Opportunity to ask agency officials questions and get answers.||ONT: CalOSHA, MSHA
SAC: CalOSHA, MSHA
ONT = Ontario Spring Thaw (February 27)
SAC = Sacramento Spring Thaw (March 13)
ReservationsClick here to make hotel reservations at the DoubleTree by Hilton
Who Should Attend?
Anyone in the industry is invited, and encouraged to register.
PriceCalCIMA Member & Governmental Agencies: $75 per person
Discount is given for multiple registrants (5 or more)
Registration includes a continental breakfast, lunch, materials and a full day of safety related training. Each participant will receive a certificate of completion.
Seats fill up quickly so register early.
Vendors and suppliers who provide safety services or supplies to the mining and construction materials industry are invited to attend the Spring Thaws as an Exhibitor.
Vendor Registrations include 2 registrations, a 6’ table and an electronic roster of attendees. Attendees will be given two breaks in which we encourage them to visit each vendor table.
Member Booths are $250 per location or a discounted rate of $400 if you register for both Ontario and Sacramento (additional fee for non-members).
Governmental agencies may quality for a complimentary booth, please contact CalCIMA to inquire.