Moving the needle on hand safety; Reducing Injury, Costs and Downtime
It is rare that those in the safety industry have never attempted to overhaul their hand safety program. It is a high occurrence area of concern that defies logic when avoidable injuries occur repeatedly, despite engineering and training. Moving beyond minimum compliance is the tip of the iceberg. Once improvements are selected, how can you speed implementation? How can you track results of the change? How can you make sure change sticks?
Safety has come a long way, and new technology in material processes and design are available to mitigate many of these injuries that cost your team time and money. Cestus is here as a proven entity that has weathered the evolution of hand safety. With a proven track record of reducing recordable hand injuries while saving companies money, they will reveal their hard-won lessons that you can integrate right away to improve safety on your site.
6:00 – 6:30 pm – Welcome reception & cocktails
6:30 – 6:40 pm – Introduction from master of ceremonies
6:40 – 7:00 pm – Keynote Speaker: Jennifer Choi, Vice-President – Cestusline
7:00 – 9:00 pm – Three-course dinner complemented with table discussion points
9:00 – 9:30 pm – Wrap up and closing remarks from Cestusline
- Moving Past Minimum Compliance: Why & How
- Tracking Avoidable Injuries: Defining & Tagging
- Implementing Sustainable Change: Employee Acceptance & Management Support
Jennifer Choi, Vice-President – Cestusline
Cestusline began in Portland, Oregon as a labor of love for its visionary owner. Based in Portland, Oregon, Cestusline® (also known as Cestus®) prides itself on developing premium hand protection for our clients worldwide.
Beyond our independent lab testing, Cestus® holds its products to a higher standard for dexterity and performance. As such, our patented materials and ergonomic seam construction make Cestus® gloves as comfortable as they are durable.
Since the Cestus® team loves a challenge, we focus on creating noticeable and measurable differences for targeted industries. Furthermore, our ability to adapt and improve designs to meet our customers’ needs has led to major developments in hand safety. Our customers tell us what they need, so we listen. Finally, our gloves are put to the test in real-life environments to measure their performance and functionality on our clients’ site trials.
In summary, we aren’t afraid to get our gloves dirty. Cestus® prides itself on being agile in our development of custom safety gloves that help reduce our clients’ bottom line. Ask us about either our site trials or our customized PPE hazard assessments, charts, and cost-performance analysis tools. We may make great gloves, yet our passion is hand safety. We have a proven track record of improving hand safety and lowering PPE costs on worksites around the world. Most of all, we’d love to do the same for yours.