Safety Champions to Gather In Arizona

Published: August 18, 2016

SMOHIT_safetymatters_logo1On September 11–13, SMOHIT (Sheet Metal Occupational Health Institute Trustwill host the second annual Safety Champions Conference and Awards at the Talking Stick Resort and Casino in Scottsdale, Arizona. The conference is open
 to all members who contribute to SMOHIT and are approved by their Business Manager.

This event, part of a continuing plan to create improved safety culture in the sheet metal industry, will feature workshops; participation from workers, contractors, owners and speakers; skills development on safety culture and climate; and best practices involving safety and health.

In addition, nominations are currently being accepted for SMOHIT’s annual Safety Awards, which will be presented at the conference to recognize outstanding contributions expanding local health and safety programs for SMART SM members; training centers, organizations, contractors
and deservi
ng individuals may qualify.

SMOHIT is also accepting original submissions for the second annual Safety Design Contest. Designs and slogans should feature a message about the importance
of safety culture in the sheet metal industry. Members are encouraged to participate; winning designs 
will appear on promotional items and in future Funds materials.

Visit www.smohit.org to register for the Safety Champions Conference and for details on nominating a safety champion or submitting a safety design.