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Safety and Ethics in the Workplace

ASME District D

Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 1:50 PM to 3:00 PM (PDT)

Safety and Ethics in the Workplace

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Student or Retired Attendee (attend by webinar)
You are a student or are retired. 1.25 PDH hours are available.
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You are a member of ASME. Up to 1.25 PDH hours are available.
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You are not a member of an Engineering Society and would like to attend by webinar. Up to 1.25 PDH hours are available.
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Event Details

ASME North American Pacific District D Presents

ASME Career Development Webinar #7

   Saturday, April 26, 2013

   1:50 PM to 3:00 PM (Pacific Time)

   Check-in begins at 1:30 PM (Pacific Time)

Safety and Ethics in the Workplace

Learn how to Identify Safety Issues and Resolve Ethical Contradictions…

  • Why Safety Must Be First & Always
  • Understand Safety as a Process
  • Solving Safety Problems
  • Ethics and Communication
  • Identifying & Resolving Contradictions
  • Understanding Your Organization
  • Systematic Approach
  • The Common Good


A Great Opportunity to...

  • Learn the connection between safety, profit, and performance
  • Learn how to frame a safety issues to satisfy key stakeholders
  • Understand your responsibilities for other people’s safety
  • Discover a new viewpoint on safety and its value to the community …


It is the responsibility of employers to provide a safe and healthy environment. But an employer is more successful when there is effective coordination with the management team, employees, contractors, vendors and regulators. Everyone agrees that safety is important and companies prioritize large sums of money to provide a safe environment, but accidents still occur. What is actually understood about safety? What are the hidden input drivers that cause accidents?


Until now, the unspoken or hidden mindset about safety is that it takes too much time, costs the employer money and makes you less competitive even in companies that are doing “everything they can”. Learn how this hidden mindset actually hurts productivity, brings harm to people, and prevents positive change from occurring. You will also learn how Innovation Scientific’s “Safety as a Science” innovation project is redefining the role of safety and has taken ethical responsibility to a new level. This approach is designed to advance safety, ethics, profit, schedule, jobs and OSHA priorities without compromise.


In this informative and dynamic session you will learn from Scott Burr, Principal at Innovation Scientific, LLC about a new approach to safety that makes safety the center point of process improvement, excellent decision-making and ethics while also improving the bottom line.

Who Should Attend:

Safety Engineers, Early Career Engineers, Entrepreneurs, Technical Professionals,

Technical Supervisors, Faculty, Engineering Students, and Engineering Managers.

This event is targeted for engineers and technical professionals at all stages of their career.

 Safety and Ethics in the Workplace

Event Schedule

Time (Pacific Time)


1:30 PM – 1:50 PM

 Connect to the webinar and watch the pre-event slideshow

1:50 PM – 3:00 PM

“Safety and Ethics in the Workplace”

Resolving Safety and Ethical Contradictions

Scott Burr

Principal, Innovation Scientific, LLC

3:00 PM

Event Closes


Speaker Background


Scott Burr (Principal, Innovation Scientific, LLC and Co-Author, of “Safety Under Construction”)


Scott Burr is Principal Innovation Consultant and Six Sigma Master Black Belt for Innovation Scientific, LLC, a business committed to evolving the science of innovation and to creating pioneering problem-solvers. Scott has been called “fearless” when addressing complex, difficult or highly challenging business and technology problems. He has made a practice of finding high-value, “reputation-making” problems that others would not touch or ignored – and then solved them. His fascination with the relationship between innovation, design, reliability, quality, process performance and people has helped Mr. Burr book millions of dollars in savings and revenues for his clients and his companies.


His most recent project at Innovation Scientific with Partner, Dayna Hubenthal, is the “Safety as a Science” project which is partially documented in the book, “Safety Under Construction.”


Scott Burr has spoken to audiences around the world and is a popular speaker in the ASME Speaker’s Bureau. He is an ASME volunteer of 16 years and is the recipient of the ASME Dedicated Service Award. This award honors unusual dedicated voluntary service to the Society marked by outstanding performance, demonstrated effective leadership, prolonged and committed service, devotion, enthusiasm and faithfulness. Mr. Burr was recently elected “ASME Fellow” for his outstanding contributions to the engineering profession.

Have questions about Safety and Ethics in the Workplace? Contact ASME District D



ASME District D

ASME District D serves a large geographic region of the ASME covering the Pacific West Coast of the North America.

Contact Registrar: Lee Han or Judith Bamberger;

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Safety and Ethics in the Workplace
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