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Free Webinar: Health And Safety Committee Skills

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Friday, October 8th, 2021

The Worker Institute presents: Free Workplace Health and Safety Virtual Series

Next webinar: Friday, October 8th, 2021

Learn from and ask your questions to a certified industrial hygienist, biologist and chemist and expert on occupational health and safety. Starting every second Friday in September, topics will cover: workplace stress and anxieties, the aging workforce and more!

The pandemic caused an awakening in the world of work and in U.S. workplaces. As workers juggle the stresses and anxieties of returning to work and grapple with the realizations and changes of the past 18 months, the Worker Institute is offering a free webinar series this fall on these and other workplace health and safety issues.

Join us on Friday, October 8th, 2021 to learn about Health And Safety Committee Skills.

Key Takeaways

  • Safety committee meetings – the good, the bad, and the ugly.
  • Establishing ground rules
  • Guidelines for developing a good meeting agenda
  • Key roles in every meeting: facilitator, recorder, timekeeper
  • Methods of group decision-making – how to accelerate consensus
  • Evaluating a meeting


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