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! w e N Open to all registered attendees ★(✪ ALL ACCESS and EXPO ONLY badges) Healthy TEAM. Safer WORKPLACE. Greener ENVIRONMENT. The SAFETY ARENA at GROWS Wednesday Thsday NOVEMBER 30 DECEMBER 1 DECEMBER 2 11:00 a.m. Handle that Saw Like You Mean It: Chainsaw Safety, Skill & Productivity 10:00 a.m. Tier-4 Diesel Emission Standards: Are You Ready? 10:00 a.m. An Era of Advances in DRT & SRT Tree Climbing Craig Davis • Great Lakes Power Lenny Cleaves • Cleaves Co. Melissa LaVangie, George Mellick & Eric Whipple 11:00 a.m. Ergonomics of Modern Ascending & Work Positioning Systems Shelter Tree/Tree Care Products Ken Palmer ArborMaster Training The Safety Arena at GROWS provides an array of learning opportunities that target practical ways to keep you and your crew safer and healthier, while doing your part to protect the environment. Each safety session runs 30 – 45 minutes. Safety training credit is available. 12:00 n Operating at the Canopy Edge for Effective Tree Pruning Ed Gilman, Ph.D. Ed Carpenter • NATS Dr. Amanda Carpenter • CORE Ergonomic Solutions University of Florida 2:00 p.m. Health & Wellness for Industrial Athletes Ed Carpenter • NATS Dr. Amanda Carpenter • CORE Ergonomic Solutions 3:00 p.m. The Advantages of Using Electric Lawn Care Equipment (Mean Green Machines) Jamie Banks Quiet Communities Our Safety Arena Leader, Ed Carpenter, believes that health and wellness can be implemented on the job site, instead of in the gym. As an NATS Certified Instructor and Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist, Ed’s integrated approach to education, injury prevention, and performance enhancement in relationship to industrial athletes is groundbreaking. He will moderate the Safety Arena seminars and be available to answer your safety and wellness questions throughout the conference. F riday 12:00 n OSHA Standards for Safe Crane Rigging Peter Barletta • Dale Varney OSHA 1:00 p.m. Leaf Blower Bans: Working with Your Communities for a Win/Win Joe Passarello • Stihl 2:00 p.m. Seguridad Operacional de los Cortadores de Césped y Recortadores Safe Operation of Mowers & Trimmers (presented in Spanish) Juan Torres • Next Step Solutions Peter Barletta • OSHA 3:00 p.m. The Advantages of Using Electric Lawn Care Equipment (Mean Green Machines) Jamie Banks 11:00 a.m. Stretching for Safety Melissa LaVangie Shelter Tree/Tree Care Products 12:00 n Best Practices for Snow & Ice Management Safety Phill Sexton Snow & Ice Management Association 3:00 p.m. The Advantages of Using Electric Lawn Care Equipment (Mean Green Machines) Jamie Banks Quiet Communities 1 1 MCLP Safety Credit will be awarded for each session attended. Be sure to have your badge scanned! Quiet Communities MLP NEWSLINE GROWS Edition 2016 7