In today’s #ClientSideChat, James interviews Vice President/Regional Risk Control Leader at Sompo International, Daniel Hopwood, MPH, CSP, SMS, ARM. Dan shares with us his success story of when he worked for a diverse California company with a high x-mod and how he was able to cut insurance premiums by nearly 70%. While he had 3 key steps into turning this company’s safety culture around, Dan discusses the details of his Recognition Program. This developed over 5 years and started with simpler responses, to employees sending in thoughtful diagrams, pictures, regulatory references, etc. on how to improve the safety process. Listen in on today’s Client Side Chat!
In part two of our session with Maribeth Anderson, MPA, CSP, Maribeth and James discuss leadership with and for safety, and her experiences as developing into a safety leader. Maribeth discusses how she learned from reflecting on situations to improve herself as a leader and shares takeaways of leadership which we can all use. Maribeth is a Global Safety Director and the first ASSP Council on Regional Affairs Vice President, and she has a great wealth of experience in safety leadership during crises.