Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Roadside Inspection: Expectations and Responsibilities(Basic) MC Sgt. Marc Studer and Sgt. Jeff Boller, Michigan State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division.
This session will include an overview to a vehicle inspection, including triggers to an inspection as well as driver and officer expectations.
Hazmat Transportation Issues(Basic)Sgt. Jeff Boller, Michigan State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division.
This session will provide an overview of Hazardous Materials (HM) regulations, classifications, emergency response, and placarding as they relate to the transportation of HM.
Hazmat Through the Windshield (Basic-Intermediate)Rich Mahaney, PEM, Mahaney Loss Control Services.
This session will include a brief look at trucks, railcars and intermodal containers that transport hazardous materials.
3:15 pm (co-sponsored by the Construction Division)
Work Zone Safety and Traffic Planning(Intermediate)Chuck Bergmann, Work Zone Tech Specialist and Chris Brookes, Work Zone Delivery Engineer, Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT).
Discussion will focus on work zone safety including common field observations, new policies and procedures.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Basics of a Fleet Safety Program, Even If You Only Have One Truck(Basic)Jonathan Lee, Loss Control Consultant, Accident Fund Insurance Company of America.
This session will provide an overview of the basic requirements for a fleet safety program, geared toward companies with only a few trucks, where transportation is not their primary business. Key components of compliance and safety programs will be covered.
FMCSA Regulatory Updates(Basic)Patrick Muinch, Division Administrator, USDOT/Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.
The session will provide a brief overview of the USDOT/Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regulatory updates and future regulatory changes.
Don't Wait for an Intervention by FMCSA - use CSA "Safety Management Cycle" - to Identify Opportunities to Enhance Your Fleet Safety System(Basic-Intermediate)Nancy Bendickson, CDS, CSP, ARM, ALCM, Senior Consultant, AON Risk Solutions.
This session will demonstrate how the Safety Management Cycle (SMC) can be used to evaluate the performance of a motor carrier's safety management controls in order to develop enhancements to fleet safety systems that will impact Safety Measurement System scores and crash reduction.
Chair: Marrissa Lumia
Senior Board Member Advisor: Michael Eckert, Accident Fund Insurance Company of America
Charlie Ball, Exelda Manufacturing
Alex Dawson, Michigan State University
Jonathan Lee, Accident Fund Insurance Company of America
Luke Randolph, MTA-Flint
Garrett Stricker, CSP, Dayco Products, LLC