5th Annual GLASC Safety Expo- October 24th, 2019 in Lafayette at the Double Tree by Hilton Lafayette East

5th Annual GLASC Safety Expo- October 24th, 2019 in Lafayette at the Double Tree by Hilton Lafayette East

Dear GLASC Member\ Safety Oriented Organizations,

The Greater Lafayette Area Safety Council is working to provide an excellent Educational opportunity for Safety Professionals in the Lafayette Area, “The 5th Annual GLASC Safety Expo”. The purpose for this event to bring an educational and networking opportunity to the Lafayette Community by providing several educational topics as well as exhibitors with the latest equipment and technology. This event will take place on October 24th, 2019 in Lafayette at the Double Tree by Hilton Lafayette East.

Interested in being a SPONSOR?

This is your opportunity to be a sponsor at this event to help make it a great success! Should your organization or company express the desire to be an exhibit for the safety expo, there are (4) different sponsorship levels. Each level has its own perks as shown below helping your company gain attention amongst those that attend.

2019 GLASC Expo Sponsorship Letter

Interested in being an EXHIBITOR?

This is your opportunity to be an exhibitor at this event to help make it a great success! Should your organization or company express the desire to be an exhibit for the safety expo, there are single and double booth spaces available. There will be several times during the event for you to network with clients and members.

2019 GLASC Expo Exhibit Letter

Please submit sponsorship form by July 1st to Bobby Williams (Robert.williams@atipt.com) or Dean Spahr (dean.spahr@ritzsafety.com).

Please email or call Bobby Williams at 765-479-1984 with any questions or concerns.

April 2019 Meeting

April 2019 Meeting

Our GLASC meeting for April was held at Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc.

Thank you to our Lunch Sponsor:  Ed Callahan from August Mack Environmental, Inc.

https://www.augustmack.com/

Thank you to our Guest Speaker: Travis Bennett from August Mack Environmental, Inc.

His topic for presentation was: “OSHA General Industry Required Training”.

Presentation below:

4-10-19 GLASC- August Mack Environmental- OSHA General Industry Required Training

The message was engaging and insightful, focusing on the importance of, “OSHA Standards & Regulations“.

  • Auditing your records and procedures to ensure you are compliant is a must!

Thanks again to August Mack Environmental, Inc.!

 

March 2019 Meeting

March 2019 Meeting

Our GLASC meeting for March was held at Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc.

Thank you to our Lunch Sponsor:  Lisa Banning from Pro Resources

https://www.proresources.com/

Our guest speaker was Jason Jones from Trinity Safety Group.

https://www.trinitysafetygroup.com/

His topic for presentation was: “Engaging the workforce to advance and organizations safety performance”.

The message was engaging and insightful, focusing on the importance of, “Getting back to the Basics“.

Thanks again to Trinity Safety Group and Pro Resources!

February 2019 Meeting

February 2019 Meeting

Our GLASC meeting for February was held at a different location than our norm.

Thank you to Sandi Herring and ZF for hosting our GLASC meeting.

https://www.zf.com/site/wemoved/en/trw_move.html

Thank you to our Lunch Sponsor:  Cindy Hogan – HP Products

http://www.hpproducts.com/

Our guest speakers including Sandi Herring and her fine colleagues presented the topic of “Bodies in Motion – Ergo for Everyone”.

The message covered the following information:

  • Proper ergonomics when moving material from one container to another
  • Proper lifting techniques
  • Proper ergonomics with wrist movements and flexion
  • Stretches and exercises
  • Engaging Associates in Ergonomic benefits

All members were able to learn and take away insightful information from our presentation and discussions.

Thanks again to ZF & HP Products!

 

January 2019 Meeting

January 2019 Meeting

Our GLASC meeting for January was held at Subaru of Indiana Automotive.

Brian Brough from SafetyWear helped provide the lunch!

http://www.safety-wear.com/store/index.cfm

Our guest speaker Ryan Griffin from Marketforce presented the topic of Understanding “Intrinsically Safe Ratings”.

http://marketforceinc.net/

The message covered the following information:

  • Types of Ratings
  • Who Does the Certification
  • Classification
  • Divisions
  • Groups

THE PDF OF THE PRESENTATION IS PROVIDED BELOW IN THE LINK ABOVE THE PHOTO.

NightStick Sales Training – Understanding IS (North America)

All members were able to learn and take away insightful information from our presentation and discussions.

Thanks again to Ryan Griffin & Brian Brough!

December 2018 Banquet Meeting

December 2018 Banquet Meeting

Our 2018 December Banquet was held at the Double Tree by Hilton- Lafayette East Hotel.  As we enjoyed an amazing lunch, Specialist Ian O’Shields spoke on a topic of -Active Shooter while Nurse Theresa Wilson focused on our lesson of -Stop the Bleed.  Both were insightful topics.

Additionally, the Greater Lafayette Area Safety Council recognized Dean Spahr as our 2018 GLASC Outstanding Member!

Congrats Dean!

 

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all our members!

 

San Antonio Police Department-Civilian Response to Active Shooter

2019 GLASC Dues

2019 GLASC Dues

Please open the document below for our 2019 GLASC Dues.

We will now have a card reader available at all future meetings for members who wish to swipe their card on the spot for annual dues.  There is also a discounted transaction rate for using the card reader.  Information is provided in the 2019 GLASC Dues attachment below.

Contact John Sanders @ john.sanders@subaru-sia.com with any questions!

2019 GLASC Dues

________________________________

Dear GLASC Member,
The Executive Board of the Greater Lafayette Area Safety Council is announcing a dues increase for 2019 as detailed below.

– Membership dues for companies with 99 or less Employees will have a fee of $75.00 per company.
– Membership dues for companies with 100 or more Employees will have a fee of $100.00 per company.
– Membership dues cover the period from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019.

The many benefits of GLASC membership include:
 Safety, Educational, & Professional Development Seminars
 IOSHA Updates
 Advertising Space Available on GLASC Web Site
 Networking Opportunities among Safety Professionals
 Opportunities to address Safety Issues & Problem Solving
 Up to 3 Employees per company are welcome to attend each meeting

Please complete the attached invoice and return with payment.

Also, all future correspondence will be by e-mail, so please provide your updated e-mail address.
Meeting information will be sent in an e-mail to council members.

Please refer to the website at http://glasc.wordpress.com/ for additional information. If you are interested in hosting a meeting in 2019, please contact Shelley Wuerthner at shelley.wuerthner@conagrafoods.com or John Sanders at john.sanders@subaru-sia.com

We thank you for your continued support of GLASC. We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting.

Sincerely,
John Sanders
President

NOVEMBER 2018 Meeting Notes

NOVEMBER 2018 Meeting Notes

Our GLASC meeting for November was held at Subaru of Indiana Automotive.

Kevin Beswick from RMS Safety helped provide the lunch!

http://www.rms-safety.com/

Our guest speaker Lindsay Murphy from August Mack Environmental presented the topic of Industrial Hygiene.  The message covered information related to Taking the Mystery Out Of Industrial Hygiene Sampling.

  • THE PDF OF THE PRESENTATION IS PROVIDED BELOW IN THE LINK ABOVE THE PHOTO.

https://www.augustmack.com/

All members were able to learn and take away insightful information from our presentation and discussions.

Thanks again for speaking Ed Callahan & Lindsay Murphy!

August Mack- IH webinar- November 2018