Jean Payne, Dave Scott & Dr. Aaron Hager
Jean Payne with IFCA, Dave Scott with the Office of Indiana State Chemist and Dr. Aaron Hager with the University of Illinois, participate in a panel...More
Roger Waller
Roger Waller, with Agri-AFC, stops by the registration desk to pick up his materials. Safety School board members welcome participants as they arrive...More
Catching up
Catching up during a break, participants get the opportunity to network with other EH&S professionals throughout the day and half program...More
Chip Lerwick
Chip Lerwick, Managing Director with AON Risk Solutions, delivered the keynote address for participants. Chip talked about the emerging risks in agribusiness...More
Tom Bray
Tom Bray, J.J. Keller & Associates Transportation Editor, talks about DOT: Past, Present and Future during his presentation. Tom is a ...More
Chairperson Vanessa Sutherland
Keynote speaker, U.S. Chemical Safety Board Chairperson Vanessa Sutherland, explains the history and investigation process of the CSB...More
Becky Roark & Chairperson Vanessa Sutherland
Safety School President Becky Roark presents CSB Chairperson Vanessa Sutherland with a custom frame for providing the keynote address...More
Jeffrey Wanko
Jeffrey Wanko, Directorate of Enforcement Programs with U.S. OSHA, explains RAGAGEP (Recognized And Generally Accepted Good...More
Brian Bothast
Brian Bothast, Lead Compliance Specialist with OSHA, is always an audience favorite year after year. Brian has been involved as a speaker...More
Sven Rundman
OSHA's Supervisory Industrial Hygienist, Sven Rundman, talks with a participant during a break after his presentation on Hazard Communication...More
Andrew Moore
National Agricultural Aviation Association's executive director, Andrew Moore, talks about the history, evolution and future of aerial application as the...More
David Wulf
David Wulf, DHS Director of Infrastructure Security Compliance, discusses security in agriculture and how agribusinesses can improve...More
Ford B. West
Ford B. West delivers a thought-provoking and passionate presentation on the ResponsibleAg initiative and its importance for the industry...More
Dr. Fred Whitford
Always one to engage his audience, Dr. Fred Whitford uses a participant to help make his point during his presentation on Regulatory Training: Making...More
Kim Basham
Kim Basham, concrete expert and president of KB Engineering, answers questions regarding concrete repair methods...More
Donnie Dippel
Keynote speaker, Donnie Dippel, President of Texas Ag Industries Association, explains the effects of the West Fertilizer explosion and how...More
Thomas Bray
Thomas Bray, Transportation Editor with J.J. Keller & Associates, discusses the finer points of the new challenges for driver compliance...More
Bill Basham, James Moore & Donnie Dippel
Bill Basham, BBT, Inc. President, James Moore, Eastern U.S. EHS Manager for CPS and Donnie Dippel, Texas Ag Industries Association...More
Brian Bothast
Lively as always, Brian Bothast, Compliance Specialist with OSHA, keeps things interesting during his presentation. Brian is a regular...More
Chad Colby
Attendees participate in a UAV demonstration given by Chad Colby, Ag Technology Expert with Ag Tech Talk, during his presentation...More
Billy Pirkle
Billy Pirkle, Senior Director of EHS for Crop Production Services, and also ResponsibleAg board chairman, helps to answer some questions...More
Roger Waller
Roger Waller, with Agri-AFC, stops by the registration desk to pick up his materials. Safety School board members welcome participants as they arrive. (2017)
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Catching up
Catching up during a break, participants get the opportunity to network with other EH&S professionals throughout the day and half program. (2017)
Close
Chip Lerwick
Chip Lerwick, Managing Director with AON Risk Solutions, delivered the keynote address for participants. Chip talked about the emerging risks in agribusiness. (2017)
Close
Tom Bray
Tom Bray, J.J. Keller & Associates Transportation Editor, talks about DOT: Past, Present and Future during his presentation. Tom is a regular presenter on the program each year and is ranked as a favorite by participants. (2017)
Close
Jean Payne, Dave Scott & Dr. Aaron Hager
Jean Payne with IFCA, Dave Scott with the Office of Indiana State Chemist and Dr. Aaron Hager with the University of Illinois, participate in a panel discussion on Dicamba. U.S. EPA's Office of Pesticide Programs joined the discussion via a call for all participants to hear. (2017)
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Chairperson Vanessa Sutherland
Keynote speaker, U.S. Chemical Safety Board Chairperson Vanessa Sutherland, explains the history and investigation process of the CSB. (2016)
Close
Becky Roark & Chairperson Vanessa Sutherland
Safety School President Becky Roark presents CSB Chairperson Vanessa Sutherland with a custom frame for providing the keynote address. (2016)
Close
Jeffrey Wanko
Jeffrey Wanko, Directorate of Enforcement Programs with U.S. OSHA, explains RAGAGEP (Recognized And Generally Accepted Good Engineering Practices) to safety school participants. (2016)
Close
Brian Bothast
Brian Bothast, Lead Compliance Specialist with OSHA, is always an audience favorite year after year. Brian has been involved as a speaker with the safety school since 2008. (2016)
Close
Sven Rundman
OSHA's Supervisory Industrial Hygienist, Sven Rundman, talks with a participant during a break after his presentation on Hazard Communication. (2016)
Close
Andrew Moore
National Agricultural Aviation Association's executive director, Andrew Moore, talks about the history, evolution and future of aerial application as the keynote speaker. (2015)
Close
David Wulf
David Wulf, DHS Director of Infrastructure Security Compliance, discusses security in agriculture and how agribusinesses can improve security measures. (2015)
Close
Ford B. West
Ford B. West delivers a thought-provoking and passionate presentation on the ResponsibleAg initiative and its importance for the industry. (2015)
Close
Dr. Fred Whitford
Always one to engage his audience, Dr. Fred Whitford uses a participant to help make his point during his presentation on Regulatory Training: Making Your Words Count. (2015)
Close
Kim Basham
Kim Basham, concrete expert and president of KB Engineering, answers questions regarding concrete repair methods. (2015)
Close
Donnie Dippel
Keynote speaker, Donnie Dippel, President of Texas Ag Industries Association, explains the effects of the West Fertilizer explosion and how it has impacted our industry. Donnie and his association have been an integral part of the process with the investigation into the West, TX incident that occured in April 2013. (2014)
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Thomas Bray
Thomas Bray, Transportation Editor with J.J. Keller & Associates, discusses the finer points of the new challenges for driver compliance. Tom has been in the transportation industry for over 30 years and is a valuable resource to the safety school. (2014)
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Bill Basham, James Moore & Donnie Dippel
Bill Basham, BBT, Inc. President, James Moore, Eastern U.S. EHS Manager for CPS and Donnie Dippel, Texas Ag Industries Association President, catch up during a break. Over 150 participants attended the 2014 Safety School. (2014)
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Brian Bothast
Lively as always, Brian Bothast, Compliance Specialist with OSHA, keeps things interesting during his presentation. Brian is a regular presenter at the safety school due to his vast experience and knowledge and he always has fresh material that is relevant and timely, making him a popular presenter with the attendees. (2014)
Close
Chad Colby
Attendees participate in a UAV demonstration given by Chad Colby, Ag Technology Expert with Ag Tech Talk, during his presentation of the Future of Drones in Ag. (2014)
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Billy Pirkle
Billy Pirkle, Senior Director of EHS for Crop Production Services, and also ResponsibleAg board chairman, helps to answer some questions about the new ResponsibleAg program. ResponsibleAg was a hot topic with attendees who wanted to learn more about how the program will work. (2014)
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2019 Safety School
August 20 - 21, 2019
Asmark Institute Agricenter
14171 Carole Drive
Bloomington, IL
 
Sustaining Sponsors
2018 Safety School Agenda
Tuesday, August 21
7:30 am to 4:30 pm
Registration opens at 7:30 am
 
Keynote
 
Jay Vroom
President & CEO
CropLife America
ResponsibleAg: Where We are Today
 
Pete Mutschler
CHS Industries
ResponsibleAg Board Member
Updates from the Hill
 
Kyle Liske
Public Policy Council
Agricultural Retailers Association

Justin Louchheim
Director of Government Affairs
The Fertilizer Institute
Cyber Security for Agribusiness
 
Antonio Enriquez
Cyber Security Advisor
Office of Cybersecurity & Communication
Department of Homeland Security
All Things DOT: Electronic Logging Devices
 
Tom Bray
Transportation Editor
J.J. Keller & Associates
Ammonia Vessels 101
 
Mike Titus
Risk Manager
Co-Alliance
Pesticide Repackaging: Lessons We've Learned
 
Roger Waller
EHS Manager
Agri-AFC
"Ins & Outs" of Repackaging
 
Kip Landwehr
EHS Manager
Winfield United
All Things OSHA: Slips, Trips & Falls
 
Brian Bothast
Lead Safety & Occupational
Health Specialist
OSHA - Peoria Office
Wednesday, August 22
7:00 am to 11:30 am
Concrete Containment: Repair or Replace?
 
Matthew Pearson
Engineering Specialist
Office of Indiana State Chemist
Worker Protection Standard: Take 2
 
Joe Becovitz
Pesticide Program Specialist
Office of Indiana State Chemist

Dustin Warder
Manager of Regulatory Affairs
Asmark Institute
How To: Measuring Tank Thickness
 
Mike Titus
Risk Manager
Co-Alliance
My CSA Score Has Gone to Crap - Now What?
 
George Wyness
Crossroads Safety Consulting
Truck Accidents: Actual Case Studies
 
Fred Whitford, PhD
Coordinator, Purdue Pesticide Programs
Purdue University