2018 Safety Health Conference

05.17.19  |  Red Lion Hotel Cromwell


7 am: Check-in & Networking Breakfast

8 am: Opening Remarks
  • Phillip Montgomery, Director of Compensation Services & Safety, CBIA

8:05 am: OSHA Update
  • Jeff Erskine, Deputy Regional Administrator, Region 1, USDOL/OSHA
  • Kenneth Tucker, Director, CONN-OSHA

8:45 am: Addiction Issues: Fitness for Duty, Mental Health, & Response
  • Moderator: Marko Kaar, Director of Safety Operations, Bartlett Brainard Eacott, Inc.
  • Robert Brody, Attorney, Brody & Associates
  • Eric Daigle, Vice President of HR, Laz Parking
  • Beth Dupont, HR Director, O&G Industries
  • Shelley Halligan, Director of Clinical Services, Aware Recovery Care
  • Tom Matthews, Director, Advanced Behavioral Health
  • Kyle Zimmer, International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE), Local 478

9:30 am: Networking Break

9:45 am: Addiction Issues: Fitness for Duty, Mental Health, & Response (Continued)

10:30 am: Networking Break


A. Core Safety Concepts
  • Walt Tucker, Safety Director, Paul Dinto Electrical Contractors
B. NFPA 70E: The Tools Your In-House Electrician Needs to Comply
  • Ken Mastrullo, Owner, MES Consulting Services, Inc
C. Implementing a Silica Safety Program: A Case Study

11:45 am: Lunch & Networking


E. Prevention Through Design (PtD)
  • Mark Haskins, Principal Consultant, Practical Safety Solutions
F. Contractors and Temporary Workers: Your Company’s Exposure
  • Chip Darius, President, Safety Priority Consultants, LLC
G. Mobile Elevated Work Platforms: Ensuring Their Safe Use
  • Brian Downham, Product Safety Trainer, Skyjack

1:45 pm: Networking Break & Dessert


H. Fleet Safety: Keeping Unsafe Driving Habits to a Minimum
  • Michael Ferry, Director of Safety, O&G Industries Inc.
I. Making the Workplace Safer with Technology
  • Chris Mayne, Project Manager, GZA GeoEnvironmental Inc.
J. Using Lean Principles to Make Your Company Safer
  • Matin Karbassioon, Business Growth Consultant, CONNSTEP

3 pm: Standing United…Motivational Strategies from the Savannah
  • Alden Davis, Safe-ari

3:30 pm: Closing Remarks