February 28 - March 3, 2017
$395 MESH Graduates $495 Member $695 Non-Member
Wayne Punch, President and CEO, WPUNCH LLC
Wayne holds a B.S. in Chemistry and Physics with Lenoir Rhyne and a M.S. in Organic Photochemistry with UNC, Chapel Hill. He has also served as a board member for the South Carolina Chapter of the National Safety Council and is a member of the South Carolina Counter Terrorism Task Group, representing Business/Industry in upstate. He is currently working with Milliken Safety Solutions Business.
Susan Q. Tolbert
Susan holds a M.S. in Safety Management with Columbia Southern University and is working on her Doctorate in Adult Education, with a concentration in Online Learning. Susan is currently employed as the Safety, Health, and Risk Manager for the City of Concord. She has over 20 years experience in occupational health and has worked in manufacturing, construction, hospital, and educational institutions.
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
"Establishing Safety As A Core Value", Wayne Punch, President and CEO, WPUNCH LLC
The Safety Journey as a Core Value requires changing Leadership’s Roles and Responsibilities and Accountability. The journey to ZERO will require the commitment, support and involvement of leadership/management/employees in all levels of the organizational structure. This presentation will describe how to change the culture in a company and/or site through involving, empowering and engaging the associates/employees/workers in order for them to own something that is personal to them. Leadership establishes safety as the core value, management provides the tools and the employees drive the process/system.