What’s in Your Pipes?
Lead in Drinking Water

When: October 18, 1-2 p.m.

Presenter: Joanie Arrott, Sr. Risk Solutions Consultant, TASB Risk Management Services

Description: Lead in drinking water has been a hot topic in the news lately, and it should be a real concern for communities around the country. What rules govern lead in drinking water systems, and what steps are facilities needing to take to address both perceived and actual concerns? This presentation will discuss the origin of lead in plumbing systems, the routes for exposure, and the health effects in both adults and children. We will also review the state and federal rules governing lead in drinking water and provide strategies to managing this issue.

Suggested Audience: Risk Managers, facilities directors, environmental health and safety staff, operations managers, and emergency management staff