National Safety Council Congress & Expo 2017
The year’s National Safety Congress Congress & Expo theme is Safety that Works. The National Safety Congress is currently being held in Indianapolis, Indiana from the 25th of September until the 27th. This event will feature over one hundred seminars, over one thousand exhibitors and five keynotes sessions all focusing on how to improve occupational safety.
NASCAR Driver and business executive, Kyle Petty, Laura Ambrose, global director of EH&S operations at The Dow Chemical Co. as well as Paralympic ski medalist and former Rhodes Scholar Bonnie St. John are among the keynote speakers at this year’s event.
“With workplace deaths at their highest level in nearly a decade, safety professionals look to best practices, innovative products and world-class education,” said Deborah A.P. Hersman, president and CEO of the National Safety Council. “The goal of the NSC Congress & Expo each year is to provide the tools and training to ensure organizations develop a culture of safety excellence.”
Car manufacturers Ford, Toyota, FCA US and GM will be displaying their vehicles with new safety technologies that will be a peak into what the future holds for vehicle safety.
Along with over one-hundred sessions, the National Safety Congress with discuss important topics such as:
Bullying, Harassment and violence in the workplace
Safety with a multi generational workforce
Pain medication in the workforce
Best practices for a temporary workforce