Cell Phone Safety - On The Road & In The Shop
The Lake County Safety Council is proud to present the July monthly program --- Cell Phone & Business Safety - Distracted Drivers & Internal Use Precautions --- on Friday, July 28.
The keynote speaker will be R. Andrew Salyer, President, Drive Team Akron.
Salyer will discuss how to cope with safety issues with distracted driving and sophisticated communication technology growing daily.
Drive Team is a professional driver training company founded in 1990. Salyer has been with the company since 2002, and took over the operation of the business in 2014. Salyer has a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Akron, is a licensed instructor for the state of Ohio, is a nationally certified skidcar instructor and is a federal motor carrier safety regulation (FMCSR) instructor.
He will present several key issues to minimizing risk, such as: Knowledge is King - Know Your Vehicle; Vehicle Safety Systems-ABS, Traction Control, Electronic Stability Control and Cameras and Sensors.
Drive Team conducts advanced training for police and fire departments and programs for colleges, universities, senior citizens and teen drivers.
Salyer will discuss distractions such as: Phones, Tablets, Vehcile Monitoring Systems and other distractions.
The meeting will be held at the Villa Croatia Event Venue & Party Center (The Croatian Lodge), 34900 Lakeshore Blvd., Eastlake, OH 44095, with registration beginning at 11:15 a.m. The cost of the event is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Reservations may be made online at the LCSC web site listed below. The event is sponsored by:
---HzW Environmental Consultants
---Lake County Chambers of Commerce