Effective Safety Committees: Practices to Reduce Workplace Injuries - and Costs
Recording Price: $199.00
(Includes Proprietary Materials)
Safety committees can be an effective tool to improve workplace safety and reduce injuries, resulting in quantifiable cost savings. But where do you start, and how to you keep the initial momentum going? This 60-minute program will show you and your team members how to get started in creating a successful safety committee, and provide proven tips on how to get existing committees back on track. Please join us to discover:
Skills your safety committee needs to be effective in your workplace
Keys for keeping the momentum and enthusiasm of your committee going
Operating guidelines, boundaries and budgets committees need to succeed
How to get upper management and employees on board
Why many safety committees fail - and how to avoid it
Creating an Effective Safety Committee for Your Workplace
Identifying clear goals and priorities for your safety committee
Duties and responsibilities of safety committee members
The four stages for building a successful team
Safety Committee Best Practices to Improve Workplace Safety
Tips for making your safety team meetings work
Keys to keeping your committee on track and delivering results
Using organizational tools and techniques to gain consensus
Evaluating safety team performance and resolving issues
Safety Committee Tools You Can Use Now
Clear communication channels & reporting policies
Effectives systems for recordkeeping and tracking programs
Projecting -and meeting - completion dates for committee tasks
Live Question & Answer Session - Have your specific Safety Committee questions answered!
About The Speaker
Jack Fearing, CPEA, is the Managing Director for Fearing International Group. FIG is an occupational and aviation safety consulting firm. Mr. Fearing has more than 30 years of experience in occupational safety & health management and DOD aviation safety. His experience includes EHS Director for a global defense contractor, an audit program director for multi-national manufacturing company and audit team leader for a leading pharmaceutical company. He is a retired US Army Lt Colonel. He served as a helicopter pilot and Aviation Safety Officer.
He has extensive hands-on experience in developing OSHA compliance programs, coordinating with state and Federal regulatory agencies and developing effective safety committees in both union and non-union environments.
He has been published in "CoatingsPro", "Today's Facility Manager", "Facility Safety Management," and various American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) professional journals.
He is a frequent speaker at the ASSE Annual Professional Development Conference, the National Safety Council (NSC) Conference and Exposition and the National Association of Environmental Management (NAEM) annual EHS Forum.
An effective workplace safety committee will get your employees on board with your safety initiatives, and keep them up to date on their compliance responsibilities. This 60-minute program will show you what you need to do to start and maintain a "world class" safety committee.