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August Responsible Distribution Workshop
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
|1:00 pm - 2:00 pm||
Optional Pre-Workshop Sessions
The Basics of Responsible Distribution, Doug Kutz (Responsible Distribution Mentor) - Intended for those new to Responsible Distribution, Doug will deliver an overview of the Responsible Distribution program and can answer questions such as requirements, timelines, and, of course, the Responsible Distribution Mentoring program. Doug will be supported by representatives of both verifying organizations.
Driving Continual Improvement with Internal Auditing, Jesse Kunes (Kestrel Management) - Internal Auditing is a critical diagnostic process that allows organizations to compare operating processes and activities to their planned requirements—management system standards, regulatory compliance requirements, customer expectations and agreements and internal policy. Auditing is in the “Check” stage of a Plan-Do-Check-Adjust cycle of review and continual improvement. Here are some of the topics Jesse will discuss:
This session is geared for those seeking a more advanced internal audits training but since the session will not exceed one hour, the topics will not be too specific in nature.
|2:00 pm - 5:30 pm||
5th Cycle: What Have We Learned: New and updated information from the verifiers. Learn how well members navigated through the 5th cycle and areas where improvement is needed.
"Risk Mitigation", moderated by Tim Manning (Nexeo Solutions, LLC and Responsible Distribution Vice Chairman): Multiple industry experts with ERI Solutions, Wortham Insurance, MMA Environmental, and others will discuss ways to lower your risk in employer, employee, environmental, and other areas.
"Practices of Excellence", moderated by David Garner (Brenntag North America, Inc. and Responsible Distribution Committee Chairman):
|6:00 pm - 7:30 pm||Responsible Distribution Reception|
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
|7:30 am - 8:00 am||Continental Breakfast|
|8:00 am - 11:30 am||
What Every NACD Leader Needs to Understand about Managing Safety Performance
Join chemical industry veteran Rafael Mendez, Senior Consultant with Balmert Consulting, in this fast-paced session as he guides attendees through the practical things that every leader, from the CEO/Owner down to the front line leader, needs to understand about managing safety performance.
Thank you to our Diamond Corporate Sponsor & Strategic Partner!
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
We are continuing to provide the best content for code coordinators on Responsible Distribution as well as other information for the entire chemical industry that is hard to come by...all in one place!
- NACD New and Experienced Responsible Distribution Code Coordinators
- NACD Candidate Members, Prospective NACD Members
- Chemical Handler Affiliates, and Chemical Supplier Affiliates.
New member, affiliate or candidate?
Bring your Responsible Distribution Manual, Standard Operating Procedures, or other documents and be prepared to roll up your sleeves to prepare for Responsible Distribution’s Document Verification. Return to your organization with a head start on this mandatory phase of Responsible Distribution!