Failing to evacuate flooded areas, entering flood waters, or remaining after a flood has passed can result in injury or death. Flooding is a temporary overflow of water onto land that is normally dry. Floods are the most common natural disaster in the United States. Floods may:
Heat, Cold, Wind, Rain, Sunshine, Darkness.
A stiff wind, especially when coupled with chilly, wet or frigid
winter temperatures, increases the misery factor sometimes
associated with working outdoors.
Brilliant sunshine, reflective glare from white or light colored
objects such as buildings, snow, water…
Save-the-Date for Kansas City, November 13 & 14, 2018
This is a 2 Day Course Competent Person certification will allow successful attendees to train Authorized Users and Competent Inspectors for their employees. Successful students will receive training to meet or exceed requirements of OSHA and ANSI. Students who successfully…
Join OSHA for Safe + Sound Week, August 13-19, 2018
What Is Safe + Sound Week?
A nationwide event to raise awareness and understanding of the value of safety and health programs that include management leadership, worker participation, and a systematic approach to finding and fixing hazards in workplaces.
SMACNA-Kansas City is proud to announce the establishment of an Alliance with OSHA. This agreement will enhance the advancement of common goals to keep SMACNA-KC Contractor employees safe on the job and raise safety awareness as well as further training, education and outreach initiatives. We look forward to our continued…
SMACNA National Safety - What is available for you?
Are you a small contractor and feel like you can't afford a good safety program?
Are you the "safety guy/gal" and need some fresh material?
Mike McCullion, SMACNA National Director Safety & Health, will be here to…
Meetings are held at 7:00 am on the forth Friday of each month. This is a 3 year commitment and members are encouraged to attend as many meetings as possible, along with assisting with other committee activities when needed.
Please, contact Steve Ratliff with any questions or…
SMACNA-Kansas City Chapter was founded in 1930 to address issues of member firms that impact the industry locally, nationally, and internationally. It serves members' needs to improve their competitive advantage and business environment through SMACNA construction and fabrication standards, industry education, labor relations, industry marketing, business studies, and exceptional safety training. In the political arena, SMACNA has a full-time office on Capitol Hill, which works with congressional committees.