Manufacturing Safety for Manitoba

Fall Protection Manufacturers’ Forum

Fall Protection Manufacturers’ Forum

Made Safe is hosting the Fall Protection Manufacturers’ Forum happening September 1, 2021. Look forward to meeting like-minded safety professionals to help drive your business forward and connect with peers to learn what kinds of challenges others are facing in your industry.

Featured at this event will be presentations by 3M, CME and more. Specific focus will be on our Made Safe Team, who will discuss pre-winter HVAC needs and host a Fall Arrest Awareness demonstration session. Get ready to learn how to set yourself up for success with the help of industry experts.

The event will be held online on September 1, 2021, from 8:15 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. We look forward to your attendance. Further Details to follow.

Date: Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Time: 8:15 a.m. to 12:10
Location: Online (Zoom platform)


8:15 a.m.  Welcome & Agenda Overview

8:20 a.m. Ice Breaker 

8:30 a.m. 3M

9:10 a.m. Fall HVAC Preventative Maintenance – Made Safe Member presentation

Presentation overview:

  • Problems created by poor air balancing between HVAC and fume/dust collection.
  • How to tell if your air handling system is working correctly / how to monitor your air handling system.
  • What steps should be taken in preparation for the winter months when the buildings are “buttoned up” and air handling moves to 85% recycled air 15% fresh air (as a maximum).
  • Safety considerations for HVAC preventative maintenance or contractor hiring.

9:50 a.m. Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters – 5S + 1

Presentation overview:

Each step of the organizational structure tool 5S is to increase the flow of work which always must include safety!How do Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize and Sustain work hand and hand with safety? While you are assessing the use of each item and considering the set up of a workspace include safety checks.  Setting your work station up for success means that it needs to be safe and the way to make sure it stays that way means you’ll need to audit.  5S audits and safety audits can work in cooperation with each other so that staff keep safety at the forefront of their minds.

10:30 a.m. BREAK

10:40 a.m. Made Safe On Tour Trailer

Presentation overview:

The On Tour Trailer is a unique experience that brings safety right to your workplace. The trailer consists of 5 practical, real world demonstrations ranging from the basics of conducting a lockout procedure on actual equipment, to witnessing the impact of proper fall protection on an anatomically accurate dummy. Made Safe staff with their wealth of knowledge and experience will facilitate the demonstrations to create a unique safety experience online.

11:20 a.m. SAFE Work Manitoba update – Laura Farmaner, SAFE Work Manitoba

11:50 a.m. Made Safe update – Neal Curry, Made Safe

12:00 p.m. Closing comments

12:10 p.m. Forum adjourned


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