Friday, January 18, 2019

 THURSDAY, May 17, 2018 

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION – 8:00 am – 4:00 pm – Heritage Room - 3rd Floor Atrium 

EXHIBIT HALL OPEN – 8:00 am – 3:30 pm – 3rd Floor Atrium 

GENERAL SESSIONS 

EARLY BIRD SESSION – 8:00 am- 8:45 am- VICTORIA A 

Moderator:    Fletcher Bizzell, Executive Board Member, NC Safety Conference, Inc., Mount Olive, NC 

8:00 – 8:45   Achieving Organizational Excellence through Improvements in Safety  

         Speaker:  Danny Smith, Senior Safety Consultant, SafeStart®, Belleville, Ontario Canada 

8:45 – 9:15    “Break” 

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT SESSION – 9:15 am – 12:00 pm – VICTORIA A

Moderator:    Fletcher Bizzell, Executive Board Member, NC Safety Conference, Inc., Mount Olive, NC 

9:15 – 10:00   The Missing Link in Risk Assessments-Part 1

                        Speaker:  Danny Smith, Senior Safety Consultant, SafeStart®, Belleville, Ontario Canada 

10:00 – 10:30   “Break” 

10:30 – 11:55   The Missing Link in Risk Assessments-Part 2

                          Speaker:  Danny Smith, Senior Safety Consultant, SafeStart®, Belleville, Ontario Canada 

11:55 – 12:00   “NC Safety Conference, Inc. Update”

   Speaker:  Dennis E. Parnell, Executive Director, NC Safety Conference, Inc, Roanoke Rapids, NC 

12:00 – 1:30   Visit the Exhibits 

INDUSTRIAL SESSIONS – 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm 

(8) COLONY BC Moderator:   Bill Walker, MSOS, CPEA, CRM, Vice President, Risk Management, SPC Mechanical Corp., Wilson, NC                                

1:30 – 2:15    Business Continuity / Disaster Management – How to improve your Company by being ready for the unexpected. Part 1

                       Speaker: Dan Warnock, Risk Control Manager, Senn Dunn Insurance, High Point, NC 

2:15 – 2:30     Visit the Exhibits 

2:30 – 3:15     ““Business Continuity / Disaster Management – How to improve your Company by being ready for the unexpected. Part 2

                       Speaker: Dan Warnock, Risk Control Manager, Senn Dunn Insurance, High Point, NC 

(9) TIDEWATER

Moderator:   Wendy Shepherd, Occupational Safety, NC State University Environmental Health and Safety, Raleigh, NC 

1:30 – 2:15   Training Millennials

                      Speaker: Holli Singleton, Assistant Director of Health and Safety Services, Industry Expansion Solutions

                       NC State University, Raleigh, NC 

2:15 – 2:30   Visit the Exhibits 

2:30 – 3:15   Training Millennials

                      Speaker: Holli Singleton, Assistant Director of Health and Safety Services, Industry Expansion Solutions

                       NC State University, Raleigh, NC 

(10) TANGLEWOOD 

Moderator:    John Lemire, Director of Loss Control, Forestry Mutual, Raleigh, NC 

1:30 – 2:15    How One of America’s Safest Companies Approaches Safety

                       Speaker: Joseph Wheatley, Vice President, EnPro Learning System, Charlotte, NC 

Topic Title: Case Study: How One of America’s Safest Companies Approaches Safety Description: The session will outline the approach utilized by EnPro Industries in becoming one of America’s Safest Companies. Through a unique approach, EnPro has been successful in implementing a robust system driven by a culture of Caring, Sharing and Learning within the work place. This session will explore this approach and how it can be utilized to address all key aspects of robust safety system including Management Commitment, Safety Leadership, Individual habits and behaviors, and Cultural Development. At the conclusion of the presentation, attendees will be able to: 1. Understand a unique approach to implementing sustainable change within a safety culture

2. Understand the necessary components for a system proven to lead to safety excellence

 

3. Understand the necessary components for employee engagement and ownership in the safety culture.

2:15 – 2:30    Visit the Exhibits 

2:30 – 3:15    How One of America’s Safest Companies Approaches Safety

                       Speaker: Joseph Wheatley, Vice President, EnPro Learning System, Charlotte, NC 

 (11) SANDPIPER

Moderator: Tammy Rumsey, Property Manager, Templeton Properties, Elizabeth City, NC    

1:30 – 2:15   Employee Response to an Active Shooter

                       Speakers: Donny Hawkins & Mike Britt, Owners, Sentinel Security Group, Chesapeake, VA 

2:15 – 2:30   Visit the Exhibits 

2:30 – 3:15   “Factors that Affect Safety and the Overall Performance of an Organization”

                      Speaker: Leslie McNeill; Personal and Business Coach, J&L Services, LLC, Research Triangle Park, NC 

(12) AUGUSTA B

Moderators:  Matthew Schweitzer CIH, CSP, Safety Manager, City of Greensboro, Greensboro, NC

                      Denise Kennedy, Piedmont Natural Gas, Charlotte, NC 

1:30 – 2:15    Return to Work…How to Test for Defensible Return to work?

           Speaker: Sam McKelvey PT, MBA, CEAS, Restoration Physiotherapy, Inc., Charlotte, NC           

2:15 – 2:30    Visit the Exhibits 

2:30 – 3:15    Properties of Natural Gas/Natural Gas Safety”           

           Speaker:  Todd Koontz, Technical Training Specialist, Piedmont Natural Gas, Charlotte, NC 

EXHIBIT HALL CLOSES – 3:00 pm Exhibitor Door Prize and Grand Prize Drawings will be held in the Exhibit Hall at 3:30 pm.  You must be present to win Grand Prize Drawing. 

4:00 pm       “Closing Comments” Dennis E. Parnell, Executive Director, NC Safety Conference, Inc. 

 

 

Mark your calendar now for the

 

89th Annual

 

NC STATEWIDE SAFETY CONFERENCE

www.ncsafetyconference.com

 

 

May 14 – 16, 2019 

About Us

This is the largest conference of its kind on the East Coast. Many networking opportunities with safety professionals and awesome vendors! Please join us in the name of safety! The Conference shall function as a non-political, non-commercial organization with special emphasis on accident prevention and safety motivation.