If you work in a facility that stores or handles combustible dust, you know the world of explosion safety is complex.
Fike’s Explosion Protection Webinar Series 2022 is intended for audiences of all knowledge bases to ensure you understand the essential topics to keep your workers and business safe, including the elements of combustion, steps to compliance, risk-reduction strategies, explosion protection methods and more.
Below you will find the schedule of upcoming webinars and recordings of the ones you may have missed or want to watch again.
Combustible Dust Hazards and Steps to Compliance
DATE: April 27, 2022 (Finished – Recording Available Below)
PRESENTERS: Jim Vingerhoets, Bruce McLelland, Dimitrios Kakogiannis
SUMMARY: Legal obligations, explosion safety standards and regulating actors (OSHA, AHJs, approval agencies, insurance companies).
Combustible Dust Hazards & Steps to Compliance Q&A
Combustible Dust Hazards & Steps to Compliance Presentation
Dust Hazard Analysis (DHA) – for US Audiences
DATE: May 4, 2022
PRESENTER: Brian Edwards
SUMMARY: Required by NFPA 652 to identify and document hazards and solutions; includes hazardous area zone classification, ignition risk assessment, explosion strength calculations, and more.
Dust Hazards Analysis Q&A
Dust Hazard Analysis Presentation
Explosion Risk Assessment and Explosion Protection Document (EPD) – for EU Audiences
DATE: May 5, 2022
PRESENTER: Jeff Davis
SUMMARY: Required by ATEX to identify and document hazards and solutions; includes hazardous area zone classification, ignition risk assessment, explosion strength calculations, and more
Explosion Risk Assessment & Explosion Protection Document Q&A
Explosion Risk Assessment and Explosion Protection Document Presentation
Combustible Dust Risk-Reduction Methods
DATE: May 11, 2022
PRESENTERS: Nick Reading, Carson Stephens and Jannis Lange
SUMMARY: Review of the various explosion prevention and explosion mitigation strategies to both reduce the risk of an explosion occurring and ensure the protection of workers and the plant
Explosion Risk Reduction Methods Presentation
Explosion Protection of Dust Collectors
DATE: May 18, 2022
PRESENTER: Robert Jackson
SUMMARY: Explores the application’s unique hazards, prevention methods, and recommended explosion protection systems on the dirty air plenum, hopper and connected ducts
Explosion Protection of Bucket Elevators
DATE: May 25, 2022
PRESENTER: Dimitrios Kakogiannis and Anthony Leali
SUMMARY: Explores the application’s unique hazards, prevention methods, and recommended explosion protection systems on the elevators head, legs, boot and connected ducts