Creating a Positive Work Environment for Safety and Health

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Creating a Positive Work Environment for Safety and Health

Thursday, May 11, 2017 -  9 AM to 4 PM
Wilsonville Holiday Inn - 25425 SW 95th Avenue, Wilsonville, OR
Sponsored by the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences and the Oregon Healthy Workforce Center

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This program will address:

  • Using public health research to improve the workplace

  • Hierarchy of Controls applied to Total WorkerHealth®

  • Changing group safety, health and well-being norms

  • Using organizational technology to create a positive environment


Agenda: 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

8:30 AM

Registration, breakfast and networking


9:00 AM: Morning Session

Welcome
Ryan Olson, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences, OHSU, Portland, OR

Keynote: What we've learned about child and adolescent development that could help us improve workplaces 
Tony Biglan, Ph.D., Oregon Research Institute, Eugene, OR

Break

'First Things First": Leadership, onboarding and hierarchy of controls
Ryan Olson, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences, OHSU, Portland, OR 

Case Study: Respectful workplaces
Tiffany Thompson, Advocacy Program Manager, Oregon Tradeswomen, Inc. Portland, OR

Changing group norms for safety, or the evolution of consequences
Bob Cummins, Director and Principal Behavioural Analyst, Sodak limited, Edinburgh, Scotland


Morning panel and observations
(Biglan, Olson, Thompson, Cummins)


12:00 PM
Lunch (provided & networking

1:00 PM: Afternoon Session

Using organizational technology to shape a positive work environment
Steve Hunt, Senior Vice President, Human Capital Management Research, SAP Success Factors, Portland, OR

Case Study: Making a difference in safety (working title)
Corinna Kupelwieser, Senior Risk Executive, Propel Insurance

Break

Safety leadership
John Austin, Ph.D., Managing Consultant, Reaching Results LLC

Afternoon panel and final thoughts (Hunt, Kupelwieser, Austin, Olson)

Adjourn: 4:00 PM



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Registration Fees (includes breakfast, lunch, refreshments and parking)

$60 - (register online by May 8, 2017)
$30 - Reduced fee (Oregon government agencies - city/county/state; educational institutions; labor unions; companies with fewer than 25 employees; non-profit organizations; students) (register online by May 8, 2017)
$20 - Live webinar (register online)
Please note: Cancellation policy posted with online registration details.