Key Level Descriptions

Our conference brings a wide variety of perspectives to our attendees through specialized sessions. Sessions will be identified by experience levels in order to help you better navigate the conference. Levels are:

• (B) Two to five years of experiences is identified as basic
• (I) Six to 10 years of experience is identified as intermediate
• (A) 10 years plus of experience is identified as advanced
• (E) Executive level sessions

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Concurrent Sessions - Tuesday, June 30

10:45am - 12:00pm


601 ANSI/ASSE A10.40: Reduction of Musculoskeletal Problems in Construction
Sponsored by the Construction and Ergonomics Branch of the Industrial Hygiene Practice Specialties
602 Results by Persuasion: Influencing the Customer to Get What You Want
603 Designing Health and Safety into Alternative Energy Systems
Sponsored by the Environmental Practice Specialty
604 Preventing Sprains & Strains: Best Practices at Work
605 Fly By the Seat of Your Pants? Why Not?
606 UPS Delivers Through Behavioral Safety Systems
Sponsored by the Transportation Practice Specialty
607 OH/IH Programs: A Strategy for Demonstrating the Value to Corporate Executives
Sponsored by the Industrial Hygiene Practice Specialty
608 Developing Global SH&E Metrics to Meet Organizational and Regional Requirements
Sponsored by the International Practice Specialty
609 OSHA Enforcement Under the New Administration
610 Discover What You’re Missing-Applying Process Improvement Techniques to Claims Management
611 Techniques for Hazard Recognition for the Field Employee
Sponsored by the Standards Development Committee
612 Performance Metrics: Leading Indicators Deliver Sustainable Results
Sponsored by the International and Management Practice Specialties
613 Activating Higher Level Safety Culture and Performance
614 A Recipe for Recognition Success!
615 Freshen Up Your Refresher Training: Games and Activities for Safety Training Classes You Deliver Annually
Sponsored by the Consultants Practice Specialty
616 Making the Business Case: Assessment of Safety Intervention and Optimization of Resource Allocation
Sponsored by the Engineering Practice Specialty
617 Managed Fall Protection Programs: A Case Study
618 Benchmarking Crash Frequency for Multiple State Fleets with Multiple Vehicle Types
Sponsored by the Transportation Practice Specialty
619 Key Issue Roundtable #4: Leadership for the Safety, Health and Environmental Professional
Sponsored by the Blacks in Safety Engineering Common Interest Group
620 Fundamentals of SH&E: Workplace Health 101C
621 Expo Education: A Session from our Exhibitors
Understanding NFPA 70E and Arc Flash Hazards

1:00pm - 2:00pm


625 Construction Mentoring Program for New Hires
626 Coaching for Results! Increasing Your Effectiveness as a Safety & Health Consultant
Sponsored by the Consultants Practice Specialty
627 Value of the Profession: Report from the Council on Professional Affairs
628 Reducing Energy Costs: The Eco-efficiency Aspect of Corporate Sustainability
629 The Aging Workforce: Secondary Ergonomics Risk Factors & Solutions
Sponsored by the Ergonomics Branch of the Industrial Hygiene Practice Specialty
630 Industrial Fire Brigades: A Review of NFPA Standard 600
Sponsored by the Standards Development Committee and the Fire Protection Practice Specialty
631 Work and Wellness: Protecting the Whole Worker
632 09 Global Safety and Health Briefing
Sponsored by the International Practice Specialty
633 OSHA Construction Update
634 The Safety Professional Meets Wall Street
635 Avoiding 12 Common Mistakes in Slip, Trip, and Fall Prevention
Sponsored by the Hospitality Branch of the Management Practice Specialty
636 Achieving Safety Excellence in a Global Organization: New Research about the Role of Organizational Culture
637 Overcoming Organizational Barriers to Safety and Health Excellence
638 Managing Diversity for Safety, Health & Environmental Excellence
639 Using Z490 and Z390 to Develop an H2S Master Trainer Certification Course
Sponsored by the Standards Development Committee
640 Personal Protective Grounding of High Voltage Equipment
641 Fall Protection for the Heavy Worker
642 Implementing a Machine Risk Assessment Program
643 Key Issue Roundtable #5: Indoor Air Quality: What's New?
Sponsored by the Industrial Hygiene Practice Specialty
644 Grúas Móviles (Mobile Cranes) - Delivered in Spanish
645 Expo Education: A Session from our Exhibitors
Know the Gap Before Attempting to Bridge It: How to Effectively Deliver Training to Employees of All Ages

3:00pm - 4:15pm


650 MSHA Inspections: The New Rules of Engagement
Sponsored by the Mining Practice Specialty
651 Introduction to Basic Scaffold Safety
652 Leadership Skills: Volunteers Leading Volunteers
653 The Future of the Safety Engineering Profession in the United States
Sponsored by the Engineering Practice Specialty
654 Complacency, the Silent Killer
655 Developing a Safe Patient Handling Program for Long Term Care: A Case Study
656 Can You Hear Me Now? Articulating Noise Assessments & Hearing Loss
657 Comparison of Global Safety Management Systems: CSA, ANSI, OHSAS 18000 series & ILO
658 Improve QHSE Performance with Math-proven Safety Leading Indicators
659 Workplace Violence Prevention: The New York State Experience
660 URS Development and Implementation of Safety Considerations in Design Program
661 Spanish Speaking Workers/ Gringo Managers-MAKING IT WORK!
Sponsored by the Construction Practice Specialty
662 Building Continuous Improvement Teams that Change Safety Cultures
663 EHS Metric Formation: Developing Systems on Basic Principles
Sponsored by the Consultants Practice Specialty
664 Train Me, Please: Using Innovation to Help Employees Remember Safety Training
Sponsored by the Training & Communications Branch of the Risk Management/Insurance and Public Sector Practice Specialties
665 Best Practices in Communicating Risk - Case Studies in ANSI Z535
666 Life Safety Inspections
Sponsored by the Fire Protection Practice Specialty
667 The Hidden Fleet: Managing Non-owned Auto Exposures within the U.S. and Globally
668 Key Issue Roundtable #6: Nanotechnology as an Emerging Opportunity for Safety
Sponsored by the Management Practice Specialty
669 Fundamentals of SH&E: Basic Safety Management 101D
670 Expo Education: A Session from our Exhibitors
Implementing an Effective Fall Protection Program

4:30pm - 5:30pm


675 Incentive Programs That Work
676 Core Leadership Skills for the SH&E Professional
Sponsored by the International Practice Specialty
677 Swimming With the Political Sharks
678 Cleaning Sewage Containment Contents
679 Driving Effective Ergonomic Improvements through Kaizen Events
680 Biotechnology: A New Tool in Safety and Security
681 REACH: Understanding the Risk Assessment Process
682 Client/Contractor Requirements for Effective Health and Safety Management
Sponsored by the Construction and International Practice Specialties
683 Taking the Challenge Out of Compliance with State-Specific Requirements
684 Communicating Risk and Dealing with Crisis Communications
Sponsored by the Consultants Practice Specialty
685 Predictive Maintenance (PdM) Integration for Electrical Distribution Safety and Reliability
686 Corporate Social Responsibility and the SH&E Professional
Sponsored by the Management Practice Specialty
687 Identifying Cultural Hazards: Four Clues that You May Be Out of Balance
Sponsored by the Management Practice Specialty
688 Moving Beyond ICS Training & Certification: Application of ICS in Day-to-Day Operations
689 LeanSafe™: When Lean and Safe Principles are Applied, Productivity Improves
Sponsored by the Manufacturing Practice Specialty
690 Safety in a Non-English Speaking Work Environment
Sponsored by the Safety Professionals and the Latino Workforce Common Interest Group
691 Drop Test Results: Rigid vs. Human Model Force on Horizontal Lifelines
Sponsored by the Standards Development Committee
692 Dust Explosion Hazard Assessment
693 Key Issue Roundtable #7: Healthcare Emergency Management Planning
Sponsored by the Healthcare Practice Specialty
694 Entrenamiento de Seguridad Technológicamente-Mejorado para el Trabajador de la Construcción Hispano (Technology Enhanced Construction Safety Training for the Hispanic Workforce) - Delivered in Spanish
695 Global Supply Chain: Driving Safety and Health
696 Expo Education: A Session from our Exhibitors
Assessing and Improving Your Safety Culture

Future Conference Dates

Please join us at Safety 2010, June 13-16, 2010 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Don't miss out on the festivities of the 100th anniversary of ASSE at Safety 2011, June 12-15, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.

 

Information about Exhibiting

ASSE's Safety 2009 Exposition attracts safety professionals from the top levels of management across the country.

   • Safety 2009 Expo

 

Virtual Expo

Can't make it to the conference? View products and services available from our Exhibitors online at the Safety 2009 Virtual Expo.

   • Safety 2009 Virtual Expo

 

Did you miss Safety 2009?

Purchase a CD or MP3 download of presentations from past Professional Development Conferences!

   • Safety 2009 Audio Sessions
   • Safety 2008 Audio Sessions
   • Safety 2007 Audio Sessions
   • Safety 2006 Audio Sessions
   • Safety 2005 Audio Sessions