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Cancellation Policy: Registrants who cancel ten or more working days prior to the event – Full Refund.

Workplace Safety & DMD w/Cape Area Chamber

WORKPLACE SAFETY.
Two words that cause most to snooze or roll their eyes. But, considering how healthcare costs are rising AND how manufacturers cannot afford for a worker to be off the job due to an injury, these are two VERY IMPORTANT words.

As part of our Missouri Manufacturing Challenge workshop series, Missouri Enterprise and the Cape Area Chamber of Commerce are offering a helpful, yet brief, workshop to help manufacturers lower healthcare costs, avoid workers’ compensation claims, and reduce the number of lost days on the job. We want to help you protect your property and your people!

Topics covered in the workshop:
*Latest safety measures
*Breakdown of injury responsibility
*Explanation of Hazards & Controls
*How OSHA works (& insight into penalties & inspections)
*How Workers’ Comp. works
*Ergonomics
*Personal Protective Equipment
*OSHA record keeping
*Dangers of cellphone use

Your Instructor
Since 1990, Mr. Andrew Gondzur has traveled from coast-to-coast providing safety, health and environmental compliance, consulting and training services to private businesses, government entities, insurance carriers and agencies of all sizes. Mr. Andrew Gondzur specializes in safety training, ergonomics, risk assessments, industrial hygiene surveys, site safety management, safety audits/inspections and safety program administration. He develops safety and health programs on Slip, Trip & Fall Prevention, Confined Space Entry, Lockout/Tagout, Fall Protection, Hazardous Materials & Chemical Safety, Process Safety Management, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and numerous other OSHA compliance topics. He is a Board-Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Board-Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Board-Certified Professional Ergonomist (CPE) and an authorized OSHA Outreach Instructor for Construction Standards and General Industry Standards, Certified Laser Safety Officer (CLSO), as well as an American Red Cross Instructor/Authorized Provider.

Make It a Team Event
Bring a few members of your team and make this part of your company’s commitment to quality and continuous improvement. Walk away with lifesaving AND cost saving knowledge, along with a Certificate of Completion for engaging in our Missouri Manufacturing Challenge workshop series. For $150, your company can send up to TWO PEOPLE to the workshop (take-home materials and lunch are included).

BONUS TRACK!!
As part of this event and over the lunch hour, you will hear from Bob Beckmann, one of our experts, on Digital Manufacturing and how it is changing the game for the industry. You will walk away feeling more aware of what is coming down the pipe and perhaps learn about tools and resources available to you now. This is a free session that is complimentary from the Manufacturing Extension Partnership National Network.

Here is a summary of Digital Manufacturing & Design (DMD): DMD is a focused approach to use Digital Technologies to increase and retain sales while reducing the cost of production. The use of technology centers around Products, Processes, Plant & Equipment, Systems & Software, Workforce Practices and Employee Skills.

Some examples of DMD are:
• Data-driven production planning
• Automated data exchange with customers and suppliers
• Interfacing design tools with manufacturing processes
• Automated machine data capturing and analysis
• Enabling cybersecurity for equipment, facility, and employees

Event Properties

Event Date 08-24-2018 10:00 am
Event End Date 08-24-2018 2:00 pm
Registration Start Date 06-19-2018
Cut off date 08-19-2018
Individual Price $150 for 2 registrations (includes lunch & materials)
Location Cape Girardeau Regional Development Center
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