Helping Millennials Embrace Safety [6216]
Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: C150

   Nicholas Coia, Industrial Safety Consultant, Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation

Track: Training and Education
Secondary Track: Safety Management
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Intermediate


The millennial generation has a different approach to communications, learning and retention of information than other generations. To help protect these workers, we need to address how best to train, educate and re-enforce safety principles for them. During the presentation, the presenter examines how millennials think about safety and what drives them to act. Next, the presenter identifies practices to employ in the workplace to support and reinforce safety practices.

Learning Objectives:
Identify better training methods for millennials in the workforce
Explain how to incorporate training methods to encompass other generations
Describe re-enforcement methods for safety training topics

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  Sanitarian: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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