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Best Practice Sharing on Coronavirus in The Workplace Zoom Meeting

Posted: Apr 08, 2020

The Southwest Ohio Chapter is hosting a Web (ZOOM) meeting on Best Practice Sharing on Coronavirus in The Workplace (Social Distancing, Temp checks, etc.).

Register at https://swohio.assp.org/events/best-practice-sharing-on-coronavirus-in-workplace-social-distancing-temp-checks-etc/ and provide your email address.

Once registration closes you will receive an email with the Zoom link information.

Registration ends April 12, 2020 at 12:00PM.

2020 Everyday Safety Hero Awards

Posted: Feb 28, 2020

During the 2020 Governor’s Workplace Safety Awards luncheon, the Indiana Safety and Health Conference partners presented 4 Everyday Safety Hero Awards.  The winners are employed at:  AVPORTS Management, LLC in Gary; Naval Surface Warfare Center in Crane; and Indiana Packers Corp. in Delphi and Frankfort.

These were the 2020 Everyday Safety Heroes:

  • Clifford Lee, Health and Safety Coordinator at AVPORTS Management, LLC in Gary
  • Bruce Edwards, Facilities Coordinator at the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Crane
  • Justin Loschen, Production Lead at Printpack in Bloomington
  • Cheryl Burkhalter-Stoyke, Health Services Mgr at Indiana Packers Corp. in Delphi
  • Chris Northington, Operations Mgr at Indiana Packers Corp. in Frankfort
  • C. Prater, Operations Mgr. at Indiana Packers Corp. in Delphi
  • D. Reed, Superintendent at Indiana Packers Corp. in Delphi
  • Charles Khulenberg, Asst Superintendent at Indiana Packers Corp. in Delphi

More information about the Everyday Safety Hero award can be found at https://www.in.gov/dol/2934.htm.

2020 Governors Workplace Safety Awards

Posted: Feb 28, 2020

The Indiana Safety and Health Conference partners are pleased to recognize those companies that have achieved a Governor’s Workplace Safety Award.  Indiana employers were recognized at the 2020 Indiana Safety and Health Conference in Indianapolis on February 26.  The award categories were:  Education and Outreach, Innovations, Partnerships, and Rising Star.  The 2020 GWSA recipients were:

  • Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Lafayette
  • Schneider Electric, Huntington
  • Leaders Staffing LLC, Ft. Wayne
  • Louis Dreyfus Company Agricultural Industries, Claypool
  • Gribbins Insulation, Evansville
  • Sustainable Sourcing, LLC, Clinton
  • Indiana Packers Corp., Delphi
  • Meritor, Plainfield, Ind.– Rising Star
  • ORG CHEM Group, Troy, Ind. – Rising Star

The Governor’s Workplace Safety Awards are open to all organizations, regardless of size or number of workers affected. All Hoosier businesses, unions, municipalities, schools, service organizations, nonprofit organizations or individuals are eligible to apply for the awards. To qualify, a company must be deemed to be free of compliance disputes concerning all applicable local, state and federal statutes and regulations.

The Governor’s Workplace Safety Awards are a result of a partnership among the Indiana Department of Labor, on behalf of Governor Eric J. Holcomb, the Indiana Chamber of Commerce and the Central Indiana Chapter of the American Society of Safety Professionals.

For more information on the Governor’s Workplace Safety Awards visit https://www.in.gov/dol/2934.htm.

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