Historic programs

2019 Program

 
Thursday - April 4, 2019
 
7:00 - 8:00 Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:15 Welcome, Opening Remarks, Presentation to Sponsors, Introduction of Master of Ceremonies
-Kevin Earp
, President
8:15 - 10:15 Active Survival During an Active Shooter Situation
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CMPD
10:15 - 10:45 Break and Visit with Vendors
10:45 - 12:00
 
“When Tragedy Strikes - Behind the Scenes"
Pat McCrory and North Carolina Emergency Management officials discuss past NC tragic events and response by police, emergency management, fire, health department and other public safety agencies. Anticipated discussion topics include: North Carolina severe weather events including recent hurricanes/floods, Hurricane Katrina New Orleans Evacuations to Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte police involved shootings including civil unrest aftermath, Butler High School student shooting. Discuss preparedness activities for events such as NBA all-star game, Democratic and Republican national conventions

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Former NC Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Emergency Management officials
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch and Visit with Vendors
12:00 - 1:00 ASSP Presidential Lunch (additional $25)
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Diana Stegall, Incoming National President American Society of Safety Professionals
1:00 - 2:00
Workshop 1

“Safety Benefits of Using Drones”

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Lee Peacock, District Safety & Health Supervisor, NCDOL OSH Division, FAA certified drone pilot
Workshop 2 “Uncovering Ergonomic Opportunities”
-Jeff Smagacz, CPE; SVP Marsh Risk Consulting
Workshop 3 "OSHA Update"
-Lee McKinney, Industrial Hygiene Consultant, NCDOL OSH Division
2:00 - 2:30 Break and Visit with Vendors
2:30 - 3:30
Workshop 1

“Emergency Management Lessons Learned from Hurricane Florence”
-Chuck Haynes, York County Emergency Management Director
Workshop 2 "Results From Safety Professional Survey On Wellness Programs and Total Worker Health"
-Jennifer Laine, MPH, CFI, CPH Occupational Safety and Fire Prevention Program Manager The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Safety, Health, Environment and Risk Management, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and Associate Professor of Occupational Health, The University of Texas School of Public Health
Workshop 3 "Natural Gas Safety at Home"
-James Graham, Duke Energy, Gas Operations, Technical Trainer
3:30 - 4:00 Break and Visit with Vendors
4:00 - 5:00
Workshop 1

“Safety Liability at Multi-Employer Worksites”
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H. Bernard Tisdale, III -- Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Workshop 2 “Why Cultural Intelligence is Important for Health and Safety Professionals to Recognize”
-Dr. Scott Patlovich ,PHD, CBSP, SM(NRCM), CHMM, CPH Director, Environmental Health & Safety The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and Associate Professor of Occupational Health, The University of Texas School of Public Health
Workshop 3 "DOT Compliance -'Roadside and Pre-trip Inspections'"
-Master Trooper, Mark A. Emory, North Carolina State Highway Patrol
5:00 - 8:30

Attendee Appreciation Reception sponsored by ENSCO Supply



Friday - April 5, 2019
 
7:00 - 8:30 Hot Buffet Breakfast & Visit with Vendors
8:30 - 10:00 Dysfunctional Practices that kill your Safety Culture (and what to do about them)
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Dr. Timothy D. Ludwig, Ph.D.; Department of Psychology, Appalachian State University
10:00 - 10:30 Break and Visit with Vendors
10:30 - 12:00 “Making your Safety Point Stick! – 35 years of powerful safety quotes collected on sticky notes” *NASA approved!*
-Dr. Robert Emery, VP for Safety, Health, Environment & Risk Management - The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, & Associate Professor of Occupational Health - The University of Texas School of Public Health

12:00
Closing Remarks & Grand Prize Drawing!!!  

An attendance certificate will be provided.