Conference Sessions

 

Each year we secure a dynamic lineup of 80-90 breakout sessions taught by 50+ first-class speakers from around the country. Whether you’re a front line supervisor, trade worker, or safety director overseeing hundreds of employees, you’ll find training for every level designed to strengthen safety cultures, improve safety communication and build leadership skills.

 

Our lineup includes:

  • A unique line-up of hands-on courses
  • Leading-edge safety concepts
  • Proven best practices taught by some of the safest companies in the nation
  • A leadership and communication track appropriate for safety and non-safety professionals
  • Industry specific topics
  • Regulation updates
  • And so much more!

Are you interested in speaking at the 2020 event?
Download and complete the Speaker Submission Form and email it to ndsafetyconference@ndsc.org.

 

2019 Session Presentations and Handouts

Several speakers from the 2019 event provided electronic versions of their presentations and handouts. Click the links below to download resources from your favorite sessions!

 

A05 Drug Testing in the Workplace: Process and Program Simplified, Dr. Joel Blanchard – Sanford OccMed

 

A07 How to be Successful in WSI’s New Safety Incentive Program: Slips, Trips and Falls Prevention, Davis Hoverson & Jim Ash – WSI

 

A17 Is Your Workplace Noisy? What’s the Risk to Workers and What Can  You Do About It, Bryan Beamer – NIOSH

 

A20 Safety Leadership, Joshua Cueller – Enbridge

 

A22 Worker Classification, Sara Cote – WSI

 

A26 Hearing Conservation Program Best Practices, Bryan Beamer – NIOSH

 

B03 AESC Well Servicing Rig Inspections, Kenny Jordan – Association of Energy Servicing Companies

 

B05 Crisis Management: You’ve Called the First Responders, Now What?, Laura Beverage – Jackson Kelly

 

B08 North Dakota Vision Zero/Vision Zero Communities, Dan Donlin – ND DOT

 

B11 Understanding and Managing Work Related Injuries, Robin Halvorson & Reyne Richter – WSI

 

B17 Grain Bin Safety, John Potts – Minot Fire Department 

 

B20 Medical Marijuana and Your Workplace Drug Testing Policy, Dr. Joel Blanchard – Sanford OccMed

 

B22 The Myth of Contractual Immunity: Legal Risks Under OSHA on Multi-Employer Worksites, Laura Beverage – Jackson Kelly

 

B24 Advanced Concepts in Industrial Ventilation: Applications and Examples, Kevin Dunn – NIOSH

 

B30 Workers Comp Fraud in ND, Stacey Kautzman – WSI

 

B35 Implementing Excellence in Employee Safety and Health with the OSHA VPP, Brad Baptiste – OSHA

 

B36 Personal Liability for OSH Professionals (OSHA and MSHA), Laura Beverage – Jackson Kelly

 

C06 Done Beats Perfect, Fred Schafer – Fully Alive Futures

 

C07 Fundamental Concepts in Industrial Ventilation, Kevin Dunn – NIOSH

 

C09 Opioid Use: What We Need to Know, Harvey J Hanel – WSI

 

C14 How to Become a Lean, Safety Health and Wellness Machine!, Fred Schafer – Fully Alive Futures