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2013 Safety Seminar

Published on: 11/3/2015 12:11 PM

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Brought to you by ESA - OSEC

Santa Clara County 28th Annual Countywide Safety Seminar
Seminar Location: 5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Wednesday, September 04, 2013
Event organized and brought to you by: Employee Services Agency (ESA) Occupational Safety & Environmental Compliance (OSEC) Department 2310 N 1st Street, Suite 204, San Jose, CA 95131,
(408) 441-4280
"Safety Depends on You" theme marks the 28th annual countywide safety seminar this year. The County believes that promoting healthier lifestyles and a wellness-based workforce translates to safer workplaces and increased employee morale and productivity.
Event attendees who are Registered Nurses (RNs), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs), and Registered Environmental Health Specialists (REHSs) are eligible to receive five contact hours of continuing education by OSEC, an approved California Board of Registered Nursing Continuing Education Provider (CEP), Provider #14194.
Sponsored in part by Valley Health Plan

Valley Health Plan, a health plan of choice for the employees of Santa Clara County, is honored to sponsor and support safety and wellness education and awareness to County employees at the Countywide Safety Seminar.


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You must obtain your immediate supervisor’s approval to attend.

Let your supervisor know at least 24 hours ahead of time in writing if you cannot attend on the day of the seminar. S/he may send a replacement in your place. OSEC retains the right to make edits to the registration database to ensure that all eligible County employees pre-approved to attend can do so.
You are required to use your County contact information to register, e.g., county email address, telephone number, department. Enter your email address completely. Make sure you print out your registration/schedule and name badge.

Select one choice from the 1st Breakout Sessions.
Select one choice from the 2nd Breakout Sessions.
Select one choice from the 3rd Breakout Sessions.
Select one choice from the 4th Breakout Sessions.
Select one meal choice.
Website is located at
Listing of Program Timeline
Listing of Keynote address and all 40 breakout sessions
Presenter Biographies and Session Descriptions

Gerry Preciado, JD
Raymond Alba
Rick Arias and Lisa Roben
Thomas E. Boyce 
Paul Burnett
Alison Heller-Ono MSPT, CPDM, CPE and CMC
Michael Hall
Ragini Herekar, P.T.
Jeanne Iverson
Kristine Kohn, B.A., CAE
Charity Nicolas, MPH
Ann Peden
Jaishri Ramesh MD 
Alan Larson
Ron Scholtz, CHMM
Dave K. Smith
Jeff Tiedeman, CSP, CIE, ARM 
David Ufferfilge, MS, CIH
Steve Wilmes
Seminar Check-in 8:00 a.m.

Opening Remarks at 8:30am: Luke Leung, Deputy County Executive (invited); Tom Rudolph, OSEC Manager

Note that the keynote speech will be held in the 2nd floor Betty A. Hangs Theater at 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Keynote Speaker: Gerry Preciado, JD

The breakout sessions to take place during four different time slots: at 10:15 a.m., at 11:30a.m., 1:45 p.m. and at 3 p.m. Each breakout session is one hour long.

Beginning August 7, 2013, click below to register:

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