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Wednesday, November 07
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room:   Park Suite
  • Wednesday, November 07, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
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This will be an interactive discussion of OSHA inspections, the government’s tactics during inspections, including walkarounds, witness interviews, and document requests, and employers’ rights following the seminal Mar-Jac Poultry case.
Speakers
Collin Warren

Chief Compliance Director and General Counsel
APM
Speaker

Travis Vance

Attorney
Fisher Phillips
Speaker

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Wednesday, November 07
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Room:   Park Suite
  • Wednesday, November 07, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Executives and frontline management often enjoy an unrealistic view of how employees view safety and the company and its management’s commitment to safety. A survey is an effective way to show the differences between management hopes and employees’ actual attitudes. However, this educational effort is only the first step in...
Speakers
Chris May

EHS Director
CRH America’s Materials (formerly Oldcastle Materials)
Speaker

Howard Mavity

Partner
Fisher & Phillips, LLP
Speaker

Mike McCarroll

President & CEO
PROSAFE Solutions
Speaker

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Wednesday, November 07
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room:   Park Suite
  • Wednesday, November 07, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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OSHA has for decades insisted that its enforcement powers under the OSH Act permit it to cite general construction contractors on multi-employer work sites for violations created by subcontractors—regardless of whose employees may be exposed. However, the authority for doing so is not as clear as OSHA believes. A recent...
Speakers
Michael V. Abcarian

Partner
Fisher Phillips
Speaker

Warren Nelson

Partner
Fisher Phillips
Speaker

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Thursday, November 08
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

  • Room:   Park Suite
  • Thursday, November 08, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Today, risk management and safety professionals not only need to understand OSHA regulations but they must also understand employment law to make sure their companies remain legally compliant.  If they fail to do so, their companies could face fines and claims that could lead to costly lawsuits.  There have been...
Speakers
Barry Spurlock

Assistant Professor/Attorney
Eastern Kentucky University
Speaker

Chantell Foley

Associate
Fisher Phillips
Speaker

Tracy Moon

Partner
Fisher Phillips
Speaker

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Thursday, November 08
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Room:   Park Suite
  • Thursday, November 08, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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Sometimes following the latest safety culture guru’s advice doesn’t seem to “click” with advice about protecting the legal interests. This session draws on the experience of two seasoned safety professionals turned attorneys to discuss the current legal climate for safety managers and provide strategies for balancing initiatives designed to improve...
Speakers
Barry Spurlock

Assistant Professor/Attorney
Eastern Kentucky University
Speaker

Ed Foulke

Partner
Fisher Phillips
Speaker

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Thursday, November 08
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room:   Park Suite
  • Thursday, November 08, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Effectively responding to a workplace crisis, such as a violent act, a serious injury or fatality or some type of natural or man-made disaster, requires an understanding of what people need from management and how to provide it.  In this panel discussion, attendees will learn first-hand experience about how the...
Speakers
Bill Konwiczka, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

HR Director
Scotty's Contracting & Stone
Speaker

Todd Logsdon

Attorney
Fisher Phillips
Speaker

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