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SAFE AND SOUND: Safety and Health in Southern Illinois

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Join IMEC and OSHA to recognize Safe and Sound Week in Southern Illinois.  Learn best practices for creating a safe and healthy workplace for your team.

AGENDA

10:00am–10:50am – OSHA UPDATE

  • Dustin Miller, OSHA Compliance Assistance Specialist
  • Update on current initiatives, including COVID and other national and regional emphasis programs.

11:00am–12:00pm – MANAGEMENT LEADERSHIP – MAINTAINING A STABLE WORKFORCE

  • Glenn Edwards, IMEC Technical Specialist
  • Manage your most valuable, variable, and rewarding resource. Discuss the true cost of turnover, importance of developing a positive workplace culture and strategic planning for acquisition and retention.

12:00pm–12:45pm – LUNCH & NETWORKING

12:45pm–1:30pm – BEST PRACTICES FOR SAFETY AND HEALTH PROGRAMS

  • Dustin Miller, OSHA Compliance Assistance Specialist
  • Safe+Sound management system criteria and Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP).

Presented in partnership by:

ABOUT THE PRESENTERS

Dustin Miller  |  OSHA
Dustin Miller is a Compliance Assistance Specialist (CAS) with the OSHA Fairview Heights Area Office. Prior to his tenure as a CAS, he served as a Safety Specialist – Compliance Officer. Mr. Miller has been with OSHA for 20 years. Prior to his tenure with OSHA, Mr. Miller held previous positions in the centrifugal foundry/machine shop and petrochemical industries. Mr. Miller holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Safety Management and a Master’s of Science in Human Resource  development from Indiana State University along with OHST and CHST certifications.

Glenn Edwards  |  IMEC
Glenn Edwards is a result-oriented professional with over 30 years of leadership experience in manufacturing, managing various departments, but with a focus on Human Resource and Safety. His passion has been to develop the workforce for improved performance, competitiveness, and employee satisfaction. Utilizing workforce development strategies, continuous improvement methods, and positive leadership skills have proven to lead to excellence in safety, quality, delivery,  profit, and employee relations. He is an IMEC Technical Specialist and provides workforce development expertise in the areas of Leadership Training and Development, On-boarding and Retention, Employee Engagement, Recognition, and Relations among others. Glenn earned his Bachelor Degree in Management from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

 

Cost: FREE – Registration is required and seating limited

Contact Name: Lori Amerman, IMEC

Contact Phone: 618-453-6659

Contact Email: lamerman@imec.org

Details

Date:
August 19
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

Dunn-Richmond Economic Development Center
1740 Innovation Dr.
Carbondale, IL 62903
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