GANA, IGMA joint Webinar now available online

Glass Magazine
March 11, 2011
COMMERCIAL, RETAIL, AUTO, FABRICATION

The joint Webinar of Glass Association of North America, Topeka, Kan., and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance, Ottawa, ON, titled Fatalities and Injuries During Flat Glass Handling, is now available to view on each organization’s Web site, according to a March 10 release. The Webinar, which looked at the tragic results from the mishandling of flat glass in a manufacturing or fabrication facility, drew 718 viewers to its live presentation on March 9.

Mike Burk, manager of Workplace, Learning & Performance, Edgetech IG, Cambridge, Ohio, presented the Webinar. He spent several months studying accident reports and putting together a sobering presentation that highlighted how simple complacency can result in a tragic event.

The Webinar and its handouts are available at www.glasswebsite.com/webinar and www.igmaonline.org.