5 on the Frontline: What Does President Biden’s $2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan Mean for Construction Worker Health and Safety

Date: Monday, Apr. 19, 2021 - Monday, Apr. 19, 2021
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Event Type: Podcasts, Past Podcasts

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Welcome to "5 on the Frontline" with AIHA's Director of Government Relations, Mark Ames. Each 5-minute episode features unique insights from business leaders, experts, students, workers, and thought leaders on how to protect more workers and communities from occupational and environmental health and safety hazards.

In this episode, Mark talks with Lisa Capicik, CSP, CHST, CCHM, BU Safety Lead, DPR Construction about President Joe Biden's ambitious plan to revitalize our nation's infrastructure mean for the construction sector.

Lisa has worked in various safety and health capacities in the construction industry over her 30+ year career. Ms. Capicik’s primary goals are to bridge the technical requirements of safety with sustainable and real improvements to organizational teams to meet best practice standards. Lisa co-contributes in the newly released AIHA Focus Four for Health in Construction publication and co-authors the Silica Matrix design, published by the Georgia Tech OTI Program outlining silica exposures in the construction industry and various other industry-related articles on silica exposures. She also develops training curriculum, implements and monitors compliance requirements on multiple high-visibility construction projects including the 2017 completion of SunTrust Park, and guiding her Region to numerous successful OSHA Partnerships including the first OSHA Partnership for Mobile Workforce in Region IV.

This episode of 5 on the Frontline will be published Monday, April 19, 2020.

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