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April Safety Training - St. George
Apr 08, 2014

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HAVE YOU ATTENDED YOUR TWO SAFETY TRAININGS YET?
Make sure you attend this seminar so you don’t lose your 5% discount.
Signup your Employees for Free Safety Training!

Join us in St. George on Tuesday April 8, 2014
10:00 a.m. – 12 noon

Location: Workers Compensation Office
1453 S. Dixie Drive
St. George, UT

Attendees will be able to attend the 2 classes during the session. You are welcome to send as many employees as you would like to the training.

Personal Protection Equipment - Whether your job exposes you to eyestrain from your computer or you are dealing with life threatening chemicals that could kill you in seconds the job can be made safe through training and great Personal Protection Equipment. This presentation will cover P.P.E. apparel, the equipment that we wear to effectively and safely get our jobs done, specifically covering: Head Protection, Eyewear, Hand protection, heat protection.

Strain and Sprain Injury Prevention - This course will focus on the fundamental components of a successful strain and sprain injury prevention program. Basic techniques in awareness, training and conditioning used for effective strain and sprain injury prevention will highlighted. Participants will leave with helpful information to assist them in injury prevention and control.

This session qualifies for credit with the WCF Discount Program

You are welcome to attend even if you are not insured with the Workers Comp Fund


Lunch will be servedLunch


Register Today with Annette Beckstrand at 801-363-3885 or by email teresa@umaweb.org

Utah Manufacturers Association is committed to helping employers in Utah find ways to create a safer workplace, avoid accidents and save lives of employees.
Thank you to our Sponsors

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Utah Labor Commission

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2014 General Legislative Session Update and Wilson Electronics Tour in St. George
Apr 09, 2014

You are cordially invited to attend the 2014 Utah Manufacturers Association
Legislative Update Meeting Combined with a Tour of Wilson Electronics

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 9am - 12pm

9:00 am Gather at Wilson Electronics, 3301 E. Deseret Drive, St. George, UT

9:05 am Legislative Update from UMA President Todd Bingham. He will discuss this years Legislative Session and the outcome for Manufacturing and Business in the State of Utah

10:00 am - 12 noon Tour of the Wilson Electronics facility

About Wilson Electronics

Wilson Electronics helps people solve the number one issue facing the cellular industry: dropped calls and poor signal strength. The solution is the industry’s most advanced line of cell phone signal boosters that help to eliminate dropped calls, increase cell phone reception and accelerate data transmission. They deliver cell phone booster solutions for mobile, building, and machine-to-machine data transfer situations. As provider of North America’s top-selling line of cell phone signal boosters, Wilson designs and manufactures a wide variety of amplifiers, antennas and related components to improve communications for cell phones and cellular data devices.

Please RSVP to Annette at 801-363-3885 or email uma@umaweb.org


2014 General Legislative Session Update and Metalcraft Technologies Tour in Cedar City
Apr 10, 2014

You are cordially invited to attend the 2014 Utah Manufacturers Association
Legislative Update Meeting Combined with a Tour of Metalcraft Technologies

Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 9am - 12pm

9:00 am Gather at Metalcraft Technologies, 526 N. Aviation Way, Cedar City, UT

9:05 am Legislative Update from UMA President Todd Bingham. He will discuss this years Legislative Session and the outcome for Manufacturing and Business in the State of Utah

10:00 am - 12 noon Tour of the Metalcraft Technologiest facility

About Metalcraft Technologies:

MTI is a full-service, vertically integrated, aerospace components manufacturer. They fabricate sheet metal parts, machine precision parts, process/finish parts, and build both major and minor assemblies. MTI provides superior products, built to customer specifications, with on-time delivery, at a competitive price. They provide parts and components to nearly all the major aircraft manufacturers. We have an AS9100 approved Quality system and are Nadcap certified for Dye Penetrant Testing, Heat Treatment, and Plating/Painting.

Please RSVP to Annette at 801-363-3885 or email uma@umaweb.org


“Implementing a Culture of Safety” Safety Conference
Apr 18, 2014

“Promoting a Culture of Safety”

April 18, 2014

8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Little America Hotel

Salt Lake City, Utah

The Utah Mining Association and the Utah Manufacturers Association are proud to present the Third Annual Mining and Manufacturing Safety Conference.

Keynote speaker: Meg Johnson

"When Life Gets Too Hard to Stand Just Keep On Rollin."

Luncheon Speaker: Dan Clark

“Building a Winning Safety Culture”

Breakout sessions - 1) What Constitutes an Effective Safety Committee through Employee Involvement?,

2) Industrial Hygiene Basics - How do I Determine if I Need To Do Something?,

3) Severe Injury & Fatality Prevention,

4) Incorporating Safety in Process Changes - Safety & Production Are not at Odds

Don’t miss this one-day safety conference designed and planned specifically for the mining and manufacturing industries.

For More Information Please Click The Following Link

2014 Safety Conference Registration Packet

2014 Safety Awards Application


April Exchange Tour - Norbest - Moroni
Apr 24, 2014

Join us on April 24, 2014 at 10 a.m. to tour Norbest

About Norbest:

They produce turkey products for every application. With nearly 500 employees their products are distributed in 26 countries. Headquarters are located in Moroni, UT and they have been a turkey industry leader for nearly 80 years. Farms are audited twice a year for best practices in animal welfare.

(Reference: www.norbest.com) 

Norbest is located:

Moroni, UT

Please RSVP to Annette Beckstrand at 801-363-3885 or email uma@umaweb.org


April Exchange Tour - Elkay West Corporation- Ogden
Apr 30, 2014

Join us on April 30, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. to tour Elkay West Corporation

About Elkay:

The Elkay Manufacturing Company began as a vision of Leopold Katz and his son Louis on the North side of Chicago back in 1920. Founded with the goals of manufacturing the highest quality sinks and providing the best service possible, the company began to thrive. As time went by, they set the pace with new products, designs and innovations that continue to lead the industry. Today, with more than 3,500 employees worldwide, they are proud to be America’s number-one selling stainless steel sink company.

(Reference: www.elkay.com)

Elkay is located:

551 Depot Drive

Ogden, UT

Please RSVP to Annette Beckstrand at 801-363-3885 or email uma@umaweb.org