Second Appalachian Safety Summit

May 17, 2016 - Boone, NC

Featuring: Dr. E. Scott Geller (VA Tech & Safety Performance Solutions) | Dr. Oliver Wirth (NIOSH) | Manuel Rodriguez (ABA Technologies) | Dr. Shawn Bergman (Appalachian State University) | Dr. Timothy Ludwig (Appalachian State University & Safety-Doc.com)

Dr. E. Scott Geller delivering his "Seven Lessons for Effective Safety Leadership" presentation. 

Dr. E. Scott Geller delivering his "Seven Lessons for Effective Safety Leadership" presentation. 

Dr. Oliver Wirth (NIOSH) explaining the difference between the psychological constructs of "Safety Culture," and "Safety Climate," and the importance of understanding both to ensure employees' safety.

Dr. Oliver Wirth (NIOSH) explaining the difference between the psychological constructs of "Safety Culture," and "Safety Climate," and the importance of understanding both to ensure employees' safety.

Krista Geller introducing keynote speaker, Dr. E. Scott Geller.

Krista Geller introducing keynote speaker, Dr. E. Scott Geller.

Dr. Timothy Ludwig explaining the concept of "Below Zero."

Dr. Timothy Ludwig explaining the concept of "Below Zero."

Krista Geller (Bechtel Corporation) conducting a break-out session.

Krista Geller (Bechtel Corporation) conducting a break-out session.

Dr. Shawn Bergman discussing how the numbers can tell a story to organizations.

Dr. Shawn Bergman discussing how the numbers can tell a story to organizations.

Manny Rodriguez (ABA Technologies) discussing the importance of Hazard Recognition and Risk Tolerance and how both concepts work together to influence safety culture. 

Manny Rodriguez (ABA Technologies) discussing the importance of Hazard Recognition and Risk Tolerance and how both concepts work together to influence safety culture. 

Dr. Shawn Bergman (Appalachian State University) 

Dr. Shawn Bergman (Appalachian State University)