The rebuilding of OHS conferences
Great blog article by Kevin Jones published here: http://safetyatworkblog.com/2015/09/16/the-rebuilding-of-ohs-conferences/
All conference delegates want to hear cutting-edge, radical or step-change solutions or strategies but what happens when the conference speakers are reinforcing what you already know? That is the situation facing the delegates of the Safety Institute of Australia’s (SIA) National Convention.
On the first day of the conference, local and international speakers have suggested the delegates, almost all occupational health and safety (OHS) professionals, do what they are already doing – talk about safety, build relationships, report on the positives and the lead indicators.