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10/7/2019  - SOLD OUT! Snow Plow Refresher 10/7/19

Location: Town of Plattsburgh Office
Address: 151 Banker Rd, Plattsburgh 12901
Start Time: 8:00 AM - End Time: 2:30 PM
Member Price: $0.00 / Non-Member Price: $0.00


Snow Plow Refresher

2 SESSIONS LEFT (pick what day works best for you)

This course will help snowplow operators make better, more informed decisions in every aspect of snowplow operation.


  • Defensive Driving Defined
  • Preventable Collisions Defined
  • Hazard Recognition
  • The Perfect Trip
  • Five driving errors
  • What to do in case of a collision
  • Emergency Vehicle Law
  • Six Conditions
  • Vehicle
  • Light
  • Road
  • Weather
  • Traffic
  • Driver
  • Two Vehicle Collisions
  • Six Positions of two vehicle collisions
  • Vehicle ahead
  • Vehicle behind us
  • Stopping distances
  • Stopping distances
  • Head on crashes
  • Intersections
  • Vehicle passing us
  • Vehicles we are passing
  • Safe Backing techniques
  • Other Plowing Hazards
  • Shelving Hazards
  • Sanding
  • Hands on Snowplow Rodeo

Instructor: Lew Troast,  Empire Safety Training & Consulting

Lew Troast is the Vice President of Empire Safety Training & Consulting, Inc.. Lew’s responsibilities include assuring compliance and  reducing accidents through training, program development, monitoring, and client advocacy in dealings with regulatory entities. Twenty years experience in General Industry, Construction Safety, Hazardous Materials Control, and Emergency Management.

Funding Provided By:
New York State Occupational Safety and  Health Hazard Abatement Board through the OSH T+E Fund

· Cancellation must be received 3 days before day of seminar and may be subject to refund charges & no shows will be charged!

· No Charge-Breakfast & Lunch on your own.

· Certificate of Achievement will be given to attendees for each class completed.

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