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In August, industry partners gathered in Indianapolis for Protective’s Claims + Safety 2015 Seminar. During the two-day event, attendees heard from experts on a variety of topics. Presentations from the seminar are available for download below.


Current claims hot topics and negotiation skills

John Pion | Pion, Nerone, Girman, Winslow & Smith, P.C.​

This presentation focuses on trends in litigation, including the use of social media. John focuses on how social media impacts both defendants and plaintiffs in litigation and offers some tips on how to protect your company through the utilization of social media. Additionally, he addresses alternatives to traditional litigation that do not include a traditional courtroom encounter.

How to build an effective safety and risk management database

Ron Uriah | Pitt Ohio Express

Imagine being able to access from anywhere a powerful set of tools that manages, tracks, and reports on safety, compliance and risk management processes.​ This session presented one company’s journey to develop SafetyBox™, a powerful software that manages compliance, driver records, collisions and training information all in one place. ​It also describes how the software is helping manage risk before collisions occur through predictive analysis and building the culture of “Safe Operations Are Your Responsibility.”

Safety culture: Newest approaches and tools

Terry Mathis | ProAct Safety

We have long heard the safety benefits of creating a safety culture within the industry. Over the last five years, the world has changed and so has how companies develop, implement, communicate and evaluate this Safety Culture. From the co-author of the best-selling book “STEPS to Safety Culture Excellence,” learn how many of the best organizations and leaders create, inspire and continuously improve their employee-involved journey to Safety Culture Excellence.SM