• Influencing Risk Through an Organizational Improvement Approach

    Coralville Marriot, Coralville, Iowa

    Event Schedule

    Thursday, Sept. 8
    Josh speaks at 1:30 p.m. in Coral Grand Salon E.


    Josh Jacobsen, Loss Control Consultant, Construction, will be speaking on Influencing Risk Through an Organizational Improvement Approach at the Hawkeye Safety Conference. This session will explore how risky decisions are utilized in the workplace and what influences those decisions. Attendees will be able to relate to the power of perception and consequence as it reinforces the culture and drives people’s actions. Lastly, attendees will be able to define strategies that influence the culture through the use of near miss reporting, value added safety programs, and developing a climate of continuously improving the operations of the organization. Check out Josh’s session at 1:30 p.m. in the Coral Grand Salon E room!

    Other sessions at the conference will provide current information on health and safety topics in construction and facilities, as well as key networking opportunities needed to keep current in safety standards and trends. The keynote speakers include Olympic gold medalist and award-winning coach, Dan Gable (link for more info: http://dangable.com/), and Eric Giguere (link for more info: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SM37yxgJkm8), the survivor of a trench collapse.

    The conference is intended for health and safety professionals, construction professionals (electrical, plumbing, roofing, carpentry, masonry, etc.), architectural professionals, compliance officers, inspectors, project/facility personnel, general industry, medical professionals, and anyone looking for CEUs in health and safety.

    Registration is now open. Click here to register.