Trench Collapse Incident: The Day My Life Changed [20.16]
Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center

   Jeremy Bennett, Underground Foreman, Kokosing Industrial Co. Inc.
   Joe Sellers, Safety Manager, Kokosing Construction Co. Inc.

Track: Trenching
Secondary Track: Emergency Preparedness and Response
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic

This is my story of being buried alive. I feel like God has given me this second chance to tell my story and hopefully prevent others from doing the same thing. Come to this interview-style session to hear a true story of a trench collapse.

Learning Objectives:
1. Recognize the severity of the trench and the people put into danger by that one decision.
2. Identify the risks of the rescue and why those risks were taken.

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  EPA: 1
  EMS: 1
  Sanitarian: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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