October 11-14, 2023
Overland Park, Kansas

Free to All Attendees

The ILR Safety & Training Conference is a one and a half-day learning experience that offers speaker presentations, training demonstrations and roundtable discussions. The ILRA is committed to help promote work safe practices that improve the safe performance of line work. All attendees are invited to come hear from industry experts on hot topics evolving in the electric utility industry.

Make plans now to arrive early and join us for this information packed event.

Wednesday, October 12

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM         Registration/Continental Breakfast/Welcome

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM         Personal Injury, Chad Schimpf, Ameren

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM       Heat Injury and Illness Prevention, Mike Starner, Dir, Outside Line Safety, NECA

10:30 AM -10:45 AM      Break

10:45 AM -11:45 AM      Aerial Device Material Handling Safety, Phil Doud, Sentry Safety Prog Mgr, Altec

11:45 AM -12:45 PM      Lunch

12:45 PM -1:45 PM         Linemen Safety & Tool Training, Brent Jeffries, Bierer Meters

1:45 PM – 2:00 PM          Break

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM         How Smart Linemen Use Real Situational Awareness to Improve Safety, Rich Gasaway, Trainer, Situational Awareness Matters

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM         TBD


Thursday, October 13

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM         Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM         YTEFAS, Safety Backwards, Dave Miguel

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM       Evergy Demo Trailer, Tim Boswell & Shawn Spiwak

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM     Break

10:45 AM – 11:45 AM     FR Clothing, Derek Sang, Technical Training Mgr, Bulwark

Noon                                 Expo Opens

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