DGAG Webinar Chat Meeting, 22 or 29 April 2020

Dangerous Goods Advisory Group Webinar meeting, Wed 22nd or Wed 29th April 2020, 5.30pm – 7.30pm Chat Meeting.

For those who would like to be added to my Dangerous Advisory Group / Chemical Hazard Communication Network email chat meeting issues list, please email me at: Jeff.Simpson@haztech.com.au. You don’t have to be in Melbourne, to be on this email chat meeting & issues alert list.


Note: DGAG 15/4/20 CANCELLED due to Covid 19 Risk

Bimonthly Dangerous Goods Advisory Group

DGAG normally meets in Melbourne 6 times a year starting in early February and ending in late November.

The 2nd 2020 meeting is CANCELLED due to the Covid 19 Risk and is no longer on Wednesday 15th April 2020  at the MFB Burnley Complex, near Burnley Railway Station. See the above Webinar Chat Meeting 22 or 29 April 2020.
The 2nd CHCN Meeting is expected to be on Wed 10th Sept 2020.
CHCN meets in Melbourne twice yearly (or as needed).
The second 2020 meeting is on Wed 9th September 2020At the Sandridge Centre Trugo Club Community Room1 Tucker Avenue, Port Melbourne (Garden City part)(Enter along Clark St which turns into Tucker Av, from Graham St)Melways reference is Map 56 K2 (or 2J A4).
IF not physically on, then a Webinar Chat Meeting is likely to be setup.
It is chaired and co-convened by Richard Greenwood and co-convened by Jeff Simpson.
There is also an email list that interested chemical hazard communication workers are welcome to join.



Monthly RACI Vic HS&E Group info sharing meetings

This monthly RACI group is typically composed of about
10 chemists, chemical engineers, OHS&E scientists and
others interested in chemicals and their HS&E effects.
You do not have to be a member of the RACI to initially participate
in the RACI Vic HS&E Group.
The next meetings are likely to be webinar meetings in May and June 2020,
and then eventually on the 4th Tuesday in the month
at the Limerick Arms Hotel, cnr Park St & Clarendon St in South Melbourne.



Conferences, Seminars and Workshops

Workshops on Hazardous Area Locations and Explosive Hazardous Areas

Hazardous Area 3-Day Comprehensive ($1320) Melbourne (Glen Waverley) 5-7 May 2020

(This is not likely to be held. Check the Eptach website for details.)

For details & early bird discounts: http://www.eptech.com.au/ mobile: 0448 110 216


RACI HS&E Webinar 23 April 2020: Reactive Chemical Hazards & Laboratory Safety, 7.00-8.30pm

Cost: RACI/Kindred Societies $ 40.00; Non-Member $ 50.00

Student Member $ 20.00; Student Non-Member $ 25.00
From:www.raci.org.au/events/event/the-leslie-bretherick-memorial-lecture-agm-awards-presentation-night To download a Flyer, and to Register.



HAZOP Leadership & Mgmt, 5-7 May 2020, Perth:

CANCELLED due to Covid-19. See the IChemE website for online training.

Explores best practice in HAZOP Leadership and Management. Learn about the application of the technique and how to plan and manage study programmes more effectively. Learn how best to lead study teams to ensure maximum effectiveness and successful project execution.

Cost: Non-Members $4040, IChemE Members $3515.                   Email: austcourses@icheme.org, ph: 03-9642-4494

From: www.icheme.org/career/training/courses/hazop-leadership-and-management/7-9-may-2019-australia/


Dangerous Goods Operations and Hazardous Substances 14–16th Nov 2020
Location – Melbourne, VIC. Has been delayed due to Covid-19