Safety Tours

Benchmark your operations and learn world-class safety culture at manufacturing facilities or sites. Tours include a behind-the-scenes look at each facility's safety program, use of technology, and best practices. Each offers a guided tour of local manufacturers and provides time for questions and answers at the conclusion of the tour. Tour seats are limited, so register early to secure your opportunity.

Tour details are being planned. Stay tuned...

NOTE: Should a new tour be announced after you have registered, you will have the ability to change your selection. Transportation to and from The Hyatt Regency Louisville and the plant will be provided. All attendees must utilize this transportation.

PRECLUSION STATEMENT: EHS Today may be required to preclude attendees from attending a tour. This step will be taken solely by EHS Today at the request of our host facility based upon the proprietary nature of information that is to be presented. The host facility's decisions are final and will be communicated to attendees in advance. Some participants on the tour may be asked to complete a Non Disclosure Agreement (NDA).

Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company

Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company

What Attendees Will See:

  • Company culture and safety leadership tied to family history and building history
  • Safety best practices in cooking, fermentation, distillation
  • Safety processes and procedures related to Grain Mill, Bottling Line & Rickhouse

We distill Bourbon and Rye Whiskey and distribute into 34 states and counting. At Kentucky Peerless, we produce about 2,000 barrels per year and recieve about 9,000 visitors per year and growing. We have 25 employees total.

We recieved No.15 best whiskey is the U.S. by Whiskey Advocate in 2017 and were given the highest grade of 91 in comparison to 8 other craft rye whiskies on the market also by Whiskey Advocate. Our packaging (label, bottle and cork) was named Package of the Year in the Liquor and Spirits category by Tricor Braun. We were given the Award of Excellence by Trip Advisor in 2017 and 2018. USA Today named us the People's Choice Second Best Craft Distillery in the nation and our product wasn't on the market yet. Our bottle and cap were given the Gold Award at the National Association of Container Distributers conference.

Tuesday, November 6
9:15 am: depart Hyatt Regency
11:45 am: estimated return time
Approximately 5 minute walk
Tour Duration: 2 hours
Holding Room: TBD

West Main Street Sewer Repair

West Main Street Sewer Repair

What Attendees Will See:

  • Methods to rehabilitate and repair an 8' diameter sewer in the middle of Downtown Louisville
  • Safety measures around the project
  • Safety measures for both workers and the public

Louisville MSD provides wastewater collection and treatment, stormwater/drainage management, and Ohio River Flood Protection services for the Louisville community. The facility being toured conveys 40 Million Gallons/Day of wastewater (40% of Jefferson County). This will be a walking tour in public spaces to examine temporary pumping facilities, piping to dry the pipe for workers, and safety considerations for the public and workers in the pipe.

Tuesday, November 6
9:20 am: depart Hyatt Regency
10:50 am: estimated return time
Approximately 5 minute walk
Tour Duration: 1 hours
Holding Room: TBD

Lacrosse Enterprises Inc.

Lacrosse Enterprises Inc.

What Attendees Will See:

  • A well organized facility
  • Documented Safety Plans
  • Brief summary of voluntary consultation plan
  • Custom metal fabrication

We are a metal fabrication company serving local manufactures in the Louisville area. we also fabricate custom work. our main industries we serve are the material handling industry and air filtration industry.

Tuesday, November 6
8:30 am: depart Hyatt Regency
11:00 am: estimated return time
Approximately 30 minute drive
Tour Duration: 1.5 hours
Holding Room: TBD