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Elevating Contractor Safety: Inclusion, Risk Management & Innovation

Nov 08, 2023

Sponsored by Avetta


Sponsored by Avetta. As organizations increasingly rely on contractors and temporary workers, it’s time to rethink safety strategies. Develop strategies that will help you challenge the compliance approach that dominates our thinking in joint-employer environments. Explore the critical questions to answer to create inclusive workforces, develop intervention strategies for serious injury and fatality risks, and pave the way for innovative system solutions that overcome the status quo.

What You Will Learn

  • Develop deeper understanding of the value of inclusion strategies in contractor safety
  • Identify unique risks and vulnerabilities in contingent labor communities
  • Review strategies for transformative system solutions


Scott DeBow, CSP, ARM, Principal of Health, Safety & Environment, Avetta
Scott DeBow has more than 19 years of progressive leadership in risk management and occupational safety. He aligns people, teams and industry resources within the joint-employer community, emphasizing critical risk mitigation, particularly related to serious injuries and fatalities. His unique perspective as a safety professional in nontraditional work settings drives his focus on system improvements for safer environments and his belief in the transformative power of safety leadership.

Tom Cecich, CSP, CIH, FASSP, Strategic Board Advisor at Avetta
Tom Cecich is president of TFC & Associates, a safety, health and environmental management consulting firm. Cecich also held safety management positions at IBM, GlaxoSmithKline and Allied Chemical Corporations. He was the 102nd president of ASSP and is an ASSP Fellow, the Society’s highest honor. He was also the past president of the Board of Certified Safety Professionals.


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