Jan 2015 Meeting Minutes
Dave Ezell provided a brief review of the current financials – approximately $15,000 in savings and approximately $15,000 in checking. The detailed financials are available for review if you are interested.
Dennis Burks made a motion for an annual CSG scholarship in Mark Banden’s name. The motion was voted on and approved.
Phil Shoemaker discussed the upcoming Midwest Construction Safety Conference which kicks off with the Builders’ Association Safety Excellence Awards Breakfast. He provided information on how to apply for both the contractor safety awards and the Safety Professional of the year award. Phil also added starting in 2016, an award will be added for a craft worker which will be called the Mark Banden Safety Award.
Scholarship reviews will take place at UCM on March 31st. The date for scholarship reviews at Pittsburg State is pending.
Bruce Turpin provided several copies of the 2012 Edition of the NFPA 70E Standard for those in attendance.
Congratulations were expressed to Travis Lizar for recently passing the CSP exam.
Dennis Burks and Jim Pickel, past winners of the Safety Professional of the Year award, were the guest speakers. In a round table forum, they answered questions and discussed elements of effective safety programs and effective safety management.
Our next meeting will be held on February 5th.