Remote Worker Safety: Infusing Motivation and Safe Actions
Do you have staff who work remotely - service/installation/repair pros, route sales reps, drivers and delivery personnel, wellsite or pipeline workers, shipboard crew, utility workers, foresters, construction, or those who move between office and field?

These workers pose unique safety concerns - often independently-minded, frequently working with minimal supervision, with little control of their jobsites, transitioning between different locations, sometimes working alone or with only a few co-workers. These lone workers can often be prone to strains/sprains, slips/trips/falls, driving and other injuries.

Promoting safe actions and performance can be a significant challenge with remote workers, where observation-based methods are limited. "Plant-style" injury-prevention paradigms don't fit; traditional approaches often don't work or may even backfire.

Founded on experience with many companies, this webinar focuses on strategies for infusing safety motivation and actions in remote workers for successful safety performance.


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  • 0.2 CEUs


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Robert Pater founded SSA and the MoveSMART® system for preventing strains/sprains, slips/trips/falls and hand injuries. They focus on promoting global level safety culture, leadership and performance based on his education in Industrial Psychology (MA), his extensive work with corporations and organizations worldwide, and over three decades of training in certain internal martial arts. Clients have included:  3M, Alcoa, American Airlines, American Electric Power, Amtrak, Anheuser-Busch, Avon, Bell Helicopter, BHP Billiton, Boeing, BMW, BP, DuPont, Dynegy, FMI, Halliburton Energy Services, Harley-Davidson, Honda, Johnson & Johnson, Kodak, Mead Westvaco, Michelin/BF Goodrich, Noble Drilling, Panama Canal, SeaWorld, Southern Nuclear, Textron, United Airlines, U.S. Steel, Washington Division of URS, Weyerhaeuser, Xerox and many others. Several of their clients have remote or autonomous workers.

His firm has worked with all levels of organizations--from training hourly staff as peer catalysts/trainers, line supervisors to senior executives. He has presented at ASSE PDC's, SeminarFests and Symposiums for over 20 years, as well as a wide range of corporate conferences. He has also previously presented 11 webinars for ASSE on a range of topics.

He has published 5 articles in "Professional Safety," and will an upcoming columnist for this journal in 2011. He has also written for "Safety + Health," "Industrial Safety & Hygiene News," "EHS Today,"  "Workplace HR & Safety", "Nation's Business," "Occupational Hazards," and many other publications. Since 2007 he has written a monthly column, "Breakthrough Strategies" for "Occupational Health & Safety." He has authored three books: Leading from Within: Martial Arts Skills for Dynamic Business and Management (published in 5 languages); The Black Belt Manager and How to Make High Impact Safety Presentations, published by ASSE. Robert is a Professional Member of ASSE.

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