SAFE / BRIL / DIAMOND

RISK CONTROL WORKSHOP

OCTOBER 23-24, 2019
NASHVILLE, TN
 

We would like to invite all members and guests to join us for the Safe Trucking / BRIL / Diamond Fall Risk Control Workshop in Nashville, TN!

 

Please navigate through the site for more meeting details.

 

If you have questions or any problems with this site, please contact Haley Rahe:

hrahe@cottinghambutler.com | 563-587-6327

AGENDA
All meetings will be held in the
Tennessee Ballroom at the DoubleTree hotel.
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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2019
Breakfast Buffet | Nashville Room (within Fourth & U Restaurant)  7:00 – 8:00 AM     
Registration | Tennessee Ballroom Foyer  7:00 – 8:00 AM  
Captive Structure and Update  8:00 – 8:15 AM
Mark Fitzjerrells, Senior Vice President, Captives & Programs
Overview of Agenda and Introductions  8:15 – 8:30 AM
Matt R. Montgomery, CDS, CDT Senior Safety Consultant, SMSC
Roundtable Discussions  8:30 – 10:00 AM
- Reduction plan for reducing Unsafe Driving violations from the CSA
- Reduction plan for reducing Vehicle Maintenance violations from the CSA
- Accountability programs for video event recorders
- Reduction plan for slip/fall injuries
Break  10:00 – 10:15 AM
The Grass Isn't Always Greener: Marijuana at Work  10:15 – 11:15 AM
Albert Randall, Franklin & Prokopik, P.C. (via Zoom)
Compliance Quiz  11:15 – 11:45 AM
Safety Consultant, SMSC
BRIL Awards  11:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Lunch | Hartman Gallery  12:00 – 1:00 PM
FMCSA Updates  1:00 – 2:00 PM
Preston Cox, Division Safety Investigator, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
Nuclear Verdicts and What Can be Done to Minimize Them  2:00 – 3:30 PM
Scott Moulton and Byron Lindberg, Hall Booth Smith
Break  3:30 – 3:45 PM
Claim Handling Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's)  3:45 – 4:30 PM
Cody Burger, Casualty Claims Representative, CBCS
Meet in hotel lobby for short walk to dinner at Wildhorse Saloon  5:45 PM
 
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2019
Breakfast Buffet | Nashville Room (within Fourth & U Restaurant)  7:00 – 8:00 AM     
Round Table Discussions  8:00 – 9:30 AM
- Reduction plan for rear-end collisions
- Reduction plan for sideswipe/lane change collisions
- Reduction plan for strain/sprain injuries
- Techniques for attracting and hiring "good" drivers
Break  9:30 – 9:45 AM
Tips for Reducing Distracted Driving  9:45 – 10:45 AM
Curtis Singleton, CDS, Safety Consultant, SMSC
Depart  11:00 AM
 
TRAVEL & ACCOMMODATIONS​

 

Please register by September 12, 2019 to receive the group rate of $239 a night, plus taxes and fees. Rooms under the group rate are limited and are on a first come, first serve basis. You are responsible for your travel to/from Nashville and any associated costs related to your accommodations and travel.

Please note, our group block at the DoubleTree is FULL.  Please reach out to Haley for other lodging suggestions. (hrahe@cottinghambutler.com)

NOTE: Any modifications to room reservations must be made on or before September 12, 2019 to avoid penalties. Anything after this date may result in a fee. 

 
DOUBLETREE BY HILTON DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE
315 4TH AVE N, NASHVILLE

Conveniently located just steps from Lower Broadway and local attractions such as the Ryman Auditorium, Nissan Stadium, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and Bridgestone Arena, the newly-renovated DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Nashville Downtown is the ideal place to stay when visiting Music City. More details.

Hotel Phone Number: +1-615-244-8200

Check In: 4:00 PM

Check Out: 11:00 AM

NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT - BNA

The hotel is a 20 minute drive from the Nashville International Airport. 

GROUP DINNER

Please meet in the hotel lobby at 5:45 PM Wednesday for a short walk to our group dinner at Wildhorse Saloon.

 

TIME ZONE

Central Time Zone

 

WEATHER

In October temperatures average 72°F for a high and the average low is 49°F

 

DRESS

At the meetings, members should dress in business casual attire. ​

THINGS TO DO

For suggestions on things to do in your free time while in Nashville, visit here.

 
RISK CONTROL WORKSHOP REGISTRATION

If you have any questions while registering please contact Haley Rahe: 

hrahe@cottinghambutler.com | 563-587-6327

 

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