RHP’s Rod Harvey Scheduled to Speak on Occupational Dust Exposure in the Cannabis Industry at the Environmental Risk and PFAS Litigation Conference

            Rod Harvey               P.E., CIH, CSP, CHMM

RHP Risk Management’s Rod Harvey, P.E., CIH, CSP, CHMM is scheduled to speak at the Perrin Conferences Environmental Risk and PFAS Litigation Conference, June 11-12, 2024 at the NYC Bar Association, New York, New York.  This conference gathers legal, insurance, and industry experts to discuss new trends and insights on environmental and PFAS litigation.

During the panel, “More than a Simple Dust-Up – Dust Lawsuits and Occupational Dust Exposure”, Rod will be presenting a case study on the potential hazards of occupational dust exposure in the cannabis industry. The study focuses on the fatality of a cultivation facility employee, their responsibilities and the responsibilities of their employer.  Rod will lay out the findings of the OSHA’s investigation into this fatality.

RHP Risk Management recognizes the distinctive hazards and challenges inherent in the cannabis industry’s process, encompassing growth, processing, extraction, and distribution. Our team of Board-Certified Industrial Hygienists (CIHs) and Safety Professionals (CSPs) provide solutions for solving health and safety concerns within the cannabis industry, including worker safety, auditing, design and implementing custom OSHA required health and safety program & training, assessment of occupational exposures, air monitoring, ventilation assessments, and cannabis lab and processing chemical management and waste assessments.

Contact Rod Harvey, P.E., CIH, CSP, CHMM via email rharvey@rhprisk.com or call (866) 481-8188.