- January 17, 2018
7:00 am - 9:00 am
SoCal Joint Technical Meeting
OCASSE and OCAIHA
Topic: Steel making processes and their industrial hygiene aspects from a historical and personal perspective.
When: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Breakfast Meeting: 7:00am – 9:00am
Location: American Red Cross – Santa Ana
600 Park Center Drive, Rm 208 (upstairs) Santa Ana, CA 92705
Speaker: Mr. Fred Mlakar MS, CIH, CSP – OCAIHA President
Fred Mlakar, (MS CIH CSP) former steelworker and steel mill industrial hygienist for the Kaiser steel manufacturing plant that operated in Fontana from 1942 to 1983, will describe the steel making processes — coke ovens, blast furnaces, open hearth and rolling mills — and their industrial hygiene aspects from a historical and personal perspective.
Mr. Mlakar has over 35 years of diverse experience in occupational and environmental health and safety including over 20 years of supporting hazardous waste site investigation and remediation projects. He has extensive working knowledge of OSHA, Cal/OSHA, and USACE EM 385 1-1 requirements. Mr. Mlakar has also managed and provided industrial hygiene and safety services on a consultative basis to leading companies in petrochemicals, electronics, aerospace, construction and manufacturing, as well as the U.S. Departments of Defense and Energy, the State of California, and county and municipal agencies.
Venue: American Red Cross
600 N. Parkcenter Drive, Room PC 208, Santa Ana, California, 92705, United States