Event Details

High-hazard industries: Addressing safety culture, climate and leadership to improve outcomes

Start Date: 11/01/2017
End Date: 12/01/2017
Cost: Free
City: Toronto
Country: Canada
Province/State: Ontario
Event Description: An expert in the safety culture and climate of construction workplaces is this year’s invited speaker at the Institute for Work & Health (IWH)’s annual Alf Nachemson Memorial Lecture, taking place November 1 in Toronto.

Dr. Linda M. Goldenhar, Director of Research and Evaluation at CPWR—The Center for Construction Research and Training in Silver Spring, Maryland, will share findings from her extensive research in the U.S. construction sector. She will share the eight leading indicators of an effective safety climate in construction, as well as the five critical skills of an effective jobsite safety leader.

Event takes place at the Design Exchange, 234 Bay St. in Toronto. Doors open at 4.30 p.m. and lecture begins at 5.00, followed by a reception.
Event Sponsor(s): Institute for Work & Health
Contact Person: Cindy Moser
Contact Phone: (416) 927-2027 Ext:2183
Email: cmoser@iwh.on.ca
Web Address: http://www.iwh.on.ca/nachemson-lecture