ASSE’s Central Florida Chapter Partners with Alliance for Central Florida Safety to Present Safety Day 2012
February 24, 2012
WHAT: To provide safety, health and environmental (SH&E)
professionals with current hand-on information about best practices for
preventing workplace injuries and illnesses, the American Society of Safety
Engineers’ (ASSE) Central Florida Chapter is again partnering with the Alliance
for Central Florida Safety to present Safety Day 2012.
WHEN: Monday, March 19th, 2012, 7:30 am – 4:45 pm
WHERE: The Hilton Hotel at the
Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL
WHY: Safety professionals will participate in eight technical sessions
addressing some of top issues facing the SH&E profession including; automated
external defibrillator (AED) rules and disaster preparedness, keeping up with
new regulations, crane safety, ergonomics, distracted driving, electrical
safety and an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) update. The
cost for Safety Day 2012 is $10 per person, which includes lunch and .7
Continuing Education Units (CEU) will be awarded to those who participate.
Moler claims manager at Walt Disney World will present real life examples of
how AEDs have saved lives. Orange County Medical Director Dr. George Ralls will
give an update on AED rules and disaster preparedness. ASSE member Adele
Abrams, REA, of Washington DC-based Adele Abrams Law Offices, give a
regulations update, and discuss what safety professionals should do to stay up
to date. Ergonomic’ s expert Cindy Roth, COHN of Ergonomic Technologies
Corporation will give an address on the “ABC’s of Ergonomics”, and Director of
Corporate Safety at Orlando’s Brighthouse Networks, Jeff Spackman will speak
about distracted driving. Vendors and exhibitors displaying the latest in
safety products and networking opportunities will also be present.
CONTACT: For more information or to
register please visit http://allianceforcentralfloridasafety.com.
The Alliance for Central Florida Safety communicates to the
central Florida business community safety and health topics and issues in order
to promote a safe and productive workplace.
ASSE’s Central Florida Chapter promotes the
advancement of the safety profession, safety professionals and development of
its members in its geographical area through the production and promotion of
educational programs on preforming the functions of a safety professional, and
providing support forums for the exchange and acquisition of professional
knowledge. For more information go to http://centralfl.asse.org.
Founded in 1911, the Des Plaines, IL-based ASSE is the
oldest professional safety organization and is committed to protecting people,
property and the environment. Its more than 33,000 occupational safety, health
and environmental professional members lead, manage, supervise, research and
consult on safety, health, transportation and environmental issues in all
industries, government, labor, health care and education. For more information
please go to www.asse.org.