Safety & Risk Best Practices
We are excited to present the Safety & Risk Best Practices Track planned for the 2022 Global TapRooT® Summit. This is one of eight immersion tracks to help you tailor your Summit experience based on what you need to succeed. The Safety & Risk track is specifically designed for those who are responsible for promoting safe work practices and minimizing risk at their facilities.
Overview of Best Practice Sessions
Here is our amazing line-up of experts and sessions for this track. Best practice sessions include:
Amplify Your Presentation, Vincent Phipps
Some people say presentation is everything. Get inspired by Vincent Phipps’ humor, high energy, and expertise in improving your presentation skills. He will provide endless takeaways and leave you wanting more.
How to Flex Your Safeguard Mix & Minimize Daily Job Risk, Kevin McManus
Developing the right safeguards for day-to-day work tasks is vital to improving safety and minimizing risk. Do you have the right mix to keep your workers safe? Learn how to build better safeguards.
Fighting Fatigue, Dr. Erin Flynn-Evans
Fatigue is a recognized risk in the workplace but the dangers associated with it are still clearly present as a contributing factor in workplace incidents. Dr. Flynn-Evans, leader of the NASA Ames Research Center Fatigue Countermeasures Laboratory, will lead this session with groundbreaking ideas for fighting fatigue.
Pre-job Risk Analysis & Pre-job Planning Workshop, Tim Diggs
Proactive risk analysis and planning will prevent incidents. Learn how to conduct a better risk analysis to avoid injuries and costly mistakes.
Dropped Objects Precursor Incidents, Jeff Gleason and Jason Dalen
There is much to be learned from precursor (near-miss) incidents. In this session, you will hear how a dropped object precursor incident created engineering fixes on a global scale. A dropped BOP incident investigation will also be presented including lessons learned.
Designing a Roadmap to Success, Rick Hulse
Ever leave a conference inspired and then forget everything you learned two weeks after returning to work? It happens! But not when you attend the Summit. This session will ensure you have everything you need to successfully implement your new best practices.
Reporting and Trending Using the TapRooT® Software, Dan Verlinde and Angie Comer
Are you trending your incident investigation data? If not, how do you know where you should be spending your time? Worker smarter, not harder by learning how easy reporting and trending are with TapRooT® Software.
In addition, we have five keynote speakers who will challenge, inspire and motivate you: Inky Johnson, Ken Futch, Claus Rose, Admiral Joseph Aucoin and Kirstie Ennis.
Learn About All Eight Tracks or Create Your Own
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