Combustible Dust Safety Audits
Whether you are a bakery, a spice company, a casting facility or or other type of facility where combustible dust hazards exist, we can help identify potential problem areas. From housekeeping to equipment we can help ensure that you are complying with the requirements of OSHA’s General Duty Clause, and to help ensure compliance NFPA combustible dust standards including NFPA 654 ‘Standard for the Prevention of Fire and Dust Explosions from the Manufacturing, Processing, and Handling of Combustible Particulate Solids’.
Our Process Safety Management Safety Specialists are former OSHA Compliance Officers and PSM investigators, Degreed Engineers, Certified Fire Protection Specialists, Certified Safety Professionals, and Professional Engineers.
We will review operations and conduct interviews with key employees to assess the facilities potential combustible dust hazards. We produce a written report of findings and use digital photography to identify and illustrate each audit item. The particular area of opportunity (potentially violative condition) will be discussed and explained and a recommended corrective action (abatement) proposed.
We have helped many Chicago area companies with combustible dust hazard assessments and OSHA consultation including Spangler Candy Company, Kikkoman Spice Company, Newlywed Foods, Schulze & Burch Bakery and Now Foods.
Call Michael Serpe, CSP at (773) 447-3982 for a free consultation today.