August 12, 2010 | Mark Paradies

Be a Safety Manager – Go To Jail

The EHS & Safety News America reported that a safety manager was indicted for one count of involuntary manslaughter after a fatality at a facility in Ohio.

For an individual. involuntary manslaughter carries a maximum penalty of up to five years in jail and a $10,000 fine.

See more information at:

http://ehssafetynews.wordpress.com/2010/06/17/grand-jury-indicts-executives-over-workplace-accident-including-ehs-manager/

If you had a fatality at your facility would your be ready to deal with the investigation, the press, and the police?

Maybe you should consider attending:

A Police Inquiry into a Death in the WorkPlace – Corporate Responsibility

Two TapRooT® trained former detectives will share information you need to know about dealing with the aftermath of a fatality.

After the course (October 25-26 in San Antonio), consider attending the TapRooT® Summit to learn best practices to prevent fatalities at your facilities. For more Summit information, see:

http://www.taproot.com/summit.php

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