TWIC and HAZWOPER
TWIC is an acronym for Transportation Worker Identification Credential.
a certification from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
and is administered by both, the TSA and the US Coast Guard. The main purpose of TWIC is to ensure
that people who pose a risk to national security are not given
unescorted access to US ports and airports.
qualify for a TWIC, a person must consent to and pass a thorough
background check. Once the background check has been
biometric identification card is issued.
Paragon Excavation LLC is a current TWIC card holder.
To read more about TWIC, click HERE
to go to the TSA website.
HAZWOPER is an acronym for
Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standards.
All workers that are exposed, or could be potentially exposed, to
hazardous materials, must be HAZWOPER trained and certified.
regulated by the US Department of Labor, more specifically the
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
consists of either a one time, 24-hour curriculum or 40-hour curriculum
(the required curriculum is base of the likelihood of exposure), and a
yearly refresher class.
Paragon Excavation LLC is 40-hour HAZWOPER
trained and certified.
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