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Safety Academy – The Road to World Class Safety

August 12, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

$45.00 – $60.00


August 12, 2019 / 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm &
August 13, 2019 / 8:00 am – noon

Open to all – members save on registration!

Discover how an enhanced safety culture can play an important role in maximizing your profits.

Relying on the extensive data that ABC National collects regarding safety and key leading indicators that top performers in safety have in common will help you and your company to improve safety. Deep diving into successful business models will reveal that top businesses have models that indicate that safety is part of the equation that maximizes their profits. Join us to discuss safety and how to make it part of your company’s DNA.

This interactive forum is provided to discuss the methods and means to develop a world class safety culture.

Continue the conversation begun at ABC’s successful Spring Regional Safety Panels. Expand on your knowledge and understanding – take a deeper dive!
(Attendance at the Spring Regionals not required for attendance at the Safety Academy)

If you are traveling to Manheim for this event and need hotel information, please contact

Benefits of Attending:

  • Discover the safety program model that top performers are using
  • Gain tips and best practices for implementation into your safety program
  • Be a part of a discussion and discover how to create and implement ideas that will improve your culture
  • Increase your profits and reduce risk and liability

Develop Your Knowledge and Learn More About:

  • What makes a safety program effective
  • How to improve upon your company’s safety culture
  • How to apply to ABC National’s STEP program
    (STEP is a safety improvement tool that can be significant in enhancing safety culture.)

Who Should Attend:

Business Owners, CEO’s and Safety personnel will benefit from this 2-day forum.


Steve Wiltshire, Director of Safety, ABC National, directs programs and initiatives that support the achievement of ABC’s strategic safety goals, including the Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP), a safety benchmarking and improvement tool for construction firms that can reduce incident rates by 87 percent. Wiltshire has designed and implemented award-winning safety programs, behavior-based training and loss control processes to create a culture of safety at ECS, Turner, Clark, AvalonBay and other construction firms in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area in addition to a stint as a compliance safety and health officer for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Among his many contributions to Occupational Safety and Health Administration committees, industry stakeholder groups and advisory councils, he has been an active member of ABC’s Health, Safety and Environment Committee for more than 20 years. Wiltshire earned a bachelor’s degree in human resources management from Wilmington University and a master’s degree in safety management from West Virginia University.

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Kevin Keith, Director of Safety Services, ABC Keystone, provides safety trainings and safety services for the Chapter’s members. Kevin is a graduate of Penn State University with a degree in Exercise and Sport Science. He has been providing Health and Safety services since 1996. Kevin is an OSHA Authorized Construction Trainer for the Mid-Atlantic OTI Education Center. He has aided with Workers’ Compensation, ergonomics, rehabilitation, fall protection system design and install, developed safety programs for automated systems, jobsite audits, PIT operator trainings, and an extensive list of trainings related to OSHA and safety during his career.

Preferred registration date: August 5, 2019

Price includes: Registration materials; snacks on 8/12; breakfast on 8/13

If you must cancel for any reason, please contact us immediately. Cancellations received less than 7 days of the start of class cannot be refunded; substitutions are permitted.

ABC Members may select the option to be invoiced. Non-members will need to please pay at time of registration either via credit card payment online or by calling Michele at the Chapter office: (717) 653-8106.

EIN: 23-1618254 – Contributions or gifts are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes. However, payments may be deductible by members as an ordinary, necessary business expense. See your accountant for details.

ABC Keystone Membership can help you advance your business!
Contact Mike Bachman Director of Membership to find out more.




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August 12, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$45.00 – $60.00
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Michele Cook


ABC Keystone
135 Shellyland Road
Manheim, PA 17545 United States
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