Utility Training Institute – Safety and Training Committee Meeting

February 22, 2018
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Hosted by GRU – Gainesville, FL


Committee Purpose:

The Florida Municipal Electric Association Safety and Training Committee meets quarterly to exchange information on current safety and training issues and developments in the electric utility industry. Committee members share and review in-house safety and training policies and practices.

Discussions include improving on the delivery of training programs, workplace accidents, accident preventions, ergonomics, safety education and illnesses prevention.

The Safety and Training Committee reviews and updates the criteria for the Annual Safety Awards and the Florida Lineman’s Assistance Fund.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Meeting call to order/self-introductions
  • Presentation and roundtable discussion
  • Update: 2018 Florida Lineman Competition hosted by KUA
  • Update: Florida Lineman Assistance Fund
  • Energy Connections Conference October 24-25, Kissimmee,
    Safety and Lineworkers Training Breakout Session Program Development

Who Should Attend?
This meeting is open to all safety specialist/managers, training specialist/managers, field inspectors, accident investigators, worker compensation managers, line supervisors, foreman and utility lineworkers.

Meeting Location:
GRU Eastside Operations Center
Training Center Building 7
4747 North Main Street
Gainesville, Florida 32609

Contact Cheryl Anderson, Deputy Executive Director, (850) 251-5465 or canderson@publicpower.com.