Monthly Archives - May 2017

Kentucky Celebrates Safest Year for Workplace Safety

The largest annual gathering of workplace safety professionals from companies all across Kentucky gathered in Covington this week for the state’s premier occupational safety and health conference and exposition. Representatives from 48 companies who earned the prestigious Governor’s Safety and Health Award during the last year were in attendance to help celebrate Kentucky’s all-time low Injury and Illness Rate. “The recipients of the 48th Governor’s Safety and Health Award are a major reason why Kentucky's workplaces recorded their safest year in [...]


Free Forklift Operator “Train the Trainer” Course from CLARK Material Handling Company

In honor of National Forklift Safety Day, CLARK (a local forklift manufacturer) is once again offering the "Operator Train the Trainer Course" onsite at our Lexington facility the week of June 12-15, 2017.   The class has limited seating, so you must sign up EARLY!  See information below and attached course agenda. Does your facility have forklift operators?  If so, CLARK has a great opportunity for you. June 13th is NATIONAL FORKLIFT SAFETY DAY for 2017, in conjunction with this event, [...]


KAM Publishes Job Description for Executive Director Opening

The Executive Director will lead KAM in achieving its mission of advocating for manufacturers in Kentucky. Under the direction of the Board of Directors, the Executive Director will create strategies and execute actions to improve the manufacturing environment including regulatory actions, energy availability and workforce development.  This position requires excellent relationship building, strategic planning and ability to carry out projects to move the interests of the Association forward. Successful candidate will have a strong understanding of manufacturers and their critical needs, [...]