MBI Safety Leadership Conference is March 27, 2013 in Des Moines, IA. This year's conference will focus on the February 2003 study Safety Plus: Making Zero Accidents a Reality.
According the the study, conducted by the University of Texas, there are nine core topic areas that contribute to safety performance. Those nine topics are:
1.Demonstrated management commitment
2. Staffing for safety
3. Planning: pre-project and pre-task
4. Safety education: orientation and specialized training
5. Worker involvement
6. Evaluation and recognition/reward
7. Subcontract management
8. Accident/incident investigations
9. Drug and alcohol testing
For more information, see http://www.mbionline.com/news/zero-accidents-it-realistic.