The Southern Illinois Occupational Safety and Health Day Conference celebrates its 15th Anniversary on October 29, 2015. The annual event provides expert occupational safety and health management resources for employers of all sizes and industries.
The conference offers breakout sessions and networking opportunities with speakers and vendors from industry, higher education and regulatory agencies. It is a venue to learn about best practices and ask questions of peers and compliance agents about how standards are practically applied.
2015 presentations will include:
- OSHA Acting Deputy Regional Administrator & Area Director Keynote Speakers
- Building a Process Safety Leadership Culture
- OSHA Fatality Study
- Illinois OSHA 101
- Electrical Safety NFPA 70E
- Residential Construction OSHA Compliance
- Emergency Management
- 3M Product Demonstration
- Medicinal Marijuana Update
- Confined Spaces
- Grain Bin Rescue Simulation
- Air Regulations Update
The conference is sponsored by the Southern Illinois Safety Council (SISC) and Southern Illinois Environmental Managers Association (SIEMA) with administrative support from Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center (IMEC) and hosted by John A. Logan College’s Center for Business and Industry.
The first annual SIOSH Governor’s Award for Contributions in Safety and Health nomination period opens September 14, 2015, ending on October 8, 2015. The Illinois Department of Labor will honor a Downstate Illinois Business for contributions and excellence in Occupational Safety and Health. Illinoisans comprise a skilled workforce serving world class industries. Protecting this knowledge base is not only the right thing to do, it is good business. Businesses leading this charge are an asset to our communities.
SIOSH conference team welcomes the opportunity to acknowledge these contributions and thanks IDOL and the Governor’s team for the recognition.
To make a nomination, download the form here: SIOSH Governor's Health and Safety Award Nomination form 2015
For details and to register visit: http://www.imec.org/Event-Detail.cfm?event=250