Electrical Safety Awareness

DATE: Thursday February 23, 2023
PLACE : Summit Park Community Room, 4335 Glendale-Milford Rd, (see below for directions)
TIME : 5:30 p.m.  Social Time & Registration
  6:00 p.m.  Dinner
  7:00 p.m.  Presentation  (45-60 min)
COST $15- $20, See information in Reservations

ABOUT THE MEETING:       Electrical accidents can cause burns, shocks and electrocution, and without the proper electrical safety program these accidents can be fatal.  Over 350 electrical-related fatalities occur each year. For employers, engineers, and safety managers, creating a workplace where team members know how to approach electrical hazards is a top priority. NFPA 70E offers standards and guidelines to build out an effective electrical safety program and provides procedures for energized work to be performed, based on electrical safety rules established by OSHA.

ABOUT THE PRESENTER:      Dave Hernandez is among the nation’s top experts in the Power & Energy sector serving the industry as a distinguished Professional Engineer licensed in 52 U.S. jurisdictions. He has held responsible charge of over 25,000 electrical projects throughout his 17-year career and is frequently retained by national design firms. Dave is an IEEE Senior Member where he serves as the Secretary-Treasurer of the Cincinnati Section and Chair of the Joint Chapter for IAS/PES/ PELS. He is also an AEE Senior Member, a Certified Energy Manager, a Certified Green Building Engineer, an NFPA member, a Certified Electrical Safety Compliance Professional, and a Certified Merger & Acquisition Integration Professional. Mr. Hernandez is an NCEES record holder designated International Registry Professional Engineer and Model Law Engineer. He is an Appointed Qualified Inspector for the Texas Department of Insurance and a former member of the NEMA Motors & Generators Committee where he helped develop electrical legislation across North America. Dave holds Bachelor and Master degrees in Electrical Engineering specialized in Power Systems, and holds a Professional Certification in Mechanical Engineering. He has conducted over two dozen workshops and has been published nine times through various industry outlets.

MENU SELECTIONS:    Menu:   Dinner to be catered by Brown Dog Café: Bacon & Tomato Caesar Salad, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Italian Pepper Steak, Ratatouille, Parmesan Risotto, Bakery Bread

LOCATION:  Summit Park is located on Glendale Milford Road between Plainfield Rd & Reed Hartman Hwy.  ( 39.251785, -84.388237 )  4335 Glendale Milford Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242

RESERVATIONS:  http://www.ieeecincinnati.org/meetings/.  Please click on the appropriate link and complete the reservation. Cost is $15 for members advanced registration.  Non-members cost is $20 cash at the door.

Reservations close at 11:59 PM on February 21, 2023.

An email to reserve.cinti@ieee.org prior to the close of reservations is required to properly cancel your reservation.

All Reservations must be made by February 21st, 2023

WALK-INS (those without reservations): Due to catering and limited seating reservations are required for this meeting

PE CREDITS:  Depending on the subject matter, attendance at IEEE Cincinnati Section Meetings now qualifies the attendee for Professional Development Hours towards renewal of Professional Engineers Licenses.  Required documentation will be available following the meeting if qualified!  The Section Meetings also provide a great opportunity to network with fellow engineers in the area.