The Champion

Helping Workers Perceive Personal Risk

run-from-riskMany safety professionals have likely heard comments like these:

“ How could this have happened? We have the best safety record in our division. We’ve never had a lost-time electrical injury at this plant. He is the most knowledgeable per-son in the crew. He has never had a recordable injury. I was not aware that my employees were exposed to a hazard with such severity. I don’t understand.”
—- Plant manager commenting during an arc-flash injury investigation.

“I’ve been in the business (electrical trade) for 25 years. Until today, I can honestly say that I’ve never under-stood the hazards I’ve worked with.”
—- Electrician at the end of an 8-hour hazard awareness seminar.

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Upcoming MSF Safety Workshops

June 3 –   Bozeman
June 4 –   Butte
June 5 –   Great Falls
June 9 –   Helena
June 11 – Miles City
June 12 – Billings
June 18 – Kalispell
June 19-  Missoula

Upcoming SafetyFestMT 
Butte: June 2-4, 2015
Billings: November 16-20, 2015