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Safety and Health Issues in Small Construction Firms
The Directorate of Cooperative and State Programs

"The Business of Small Business Forum -
Part V:
Safety and Health Issues
Small Construction Firms"
Guest Speakers:

Carmen Shafer, Safety Director, Grunley-Walsh Company

Linwood Smith, Vice President, Risk & Safety, T.A. Loving Company

John Masarick, Manager of Codes, Standards and Safety, Independent Electrical Contractors Association

May 30, 2007
10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Room C-5515 

Session Overview: What does it take to operate an efficient, safe, yet profitable construction business? Join us as we explore some of the practical issues fcing small construction companies in their effort to thrive economically and navigate the OSHA standards that apply. The construction panel will discuss cooperative programs and how they assist with developing a companys safety and health program. Learn how companies have reduced injuries, saved money in workers compensation costs, and changed the overall safety and health culture of their workplaces.

RSVP by Wednesday, May 23, 2007 to Bea Nester at 3-2220.