TAMIU-SBDC to hold Safety
Summit Workshops Jan. 14
The Texas A&M International University Small Business Development Center, (TAMIU-SBDC) in conjunction with the Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation, will hold the Rio Grande Safety Summit, a series of workshops on how to prevent work-related incidents, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at TAMIU’s Student Center Ballroom.
Registration fee is $125. Those registering five people get one free.
Are your employees at risk? How much do injuries and non-compliance cost your business? These workshops will provide employer and employees with information to help prevent work-related incidents. Participants can choose the session most valuable for industry or workplace.
Breakout sessions include:
- Accident prevention planning
- Preventing sprains, strains and back injuries
- Preventing transportation-related incidents
- Disaster planning.
For more information, call the TAMIU-SBDC office at 956.326.2827. To register, call 512-804-4610, or register online at www.tdi.state.tx.us/wc/eventstraining.html by clicking on “Workplace Safety.”
Spring 2009 registration is underway at tamiu.edu. Classes begin Monday, Jan. 12, 2009.
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