The Blue Ridge Safety Association is pleased to announce the 2018 Annual Blue Ridge Safety Conference, to be held on March 20, 2018 at James Madison University in the Madison Union Ballroom. With the growing opioid crisis across the United States, OSHA legal updates, and the growing awareness of the importance of ergonomics in the workplace, we have carefully chosen some of the most qualified and passionate speakers. We believe each presentations will add great value to anyone who attends.

  • Sam Quinones: Best-selling author and journalist will discuss the Opioid Crisis (focused on his book, Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic)
  • Travis Vance: Employment Litigation Attorney with Fisher Phillips will discuss recent OSHA Legal Updates in dynamic and engaging presentation.
  • Jeff Sanford: Director of Consulting and Ergonomics Engineer for Humantech will discuss How to Quantify Assessments to Sustain an Ergonomics Process.

Parking will be located off of US-81 Exit 245 in the James Madison University lot beside Exxon and across from the Days Inn. A shuttle will provided to and from Madison Union (no additional cost for attendants). Additional parking information will be delivered closer to the event.

Lunch will be provided. Click here for registration information.