New Data Show Safety Needs Work
Three years of lost time injury data collected by the Compressed Gas Association over the past 3 years indicate that a GAWDA member employee is significantly more likely to have a “recordable case.” In addition, the combined data across all GAWDA participating companies show no measurable decrease in the rate over those three years. Read more here.
Take A Hard Look
Convention Keynote Speaker David Nour CEO of The Nour Group, challenged GAWDA members at the Annual Convention in Scottsdale, to think differently about their business. In an article he wrote in conjunction with his presentation, he wrote: “The most successful gases and welding industry players in the future will look nothing like the successes of 1945, or even 1995.” He noted that the gases and welding space is not representing itself well online and suggested digital-centric solutions. Read more here.
You can also view his presentation at www.gawda.org.
Scottsdale Sun, Study and Share
See all the photos from GAWDA’s 71st Annual Convention in Scottsdale, AZ. You can also read 2014-2015 President Tom Biedermann’s State of the Association Address.