Jefferson County Area Safety Network






DATE:                         March 14th, 2019


TIME:                         8:00 a.m. Breakfast

8:30 a.m. Program Begins (program will last 1.5 hours)



$15.00 for members – $25.00 for non-members – $15.00 for students

Cash or checks payable- Jefferson County Area Safety Network (JCASN)

Fees Due at Time of Registration or At the Door


LOCATION:              Workforce Development Center

UW Extension Office

864 Collins Road

Jefferson, WI 53549       Rooms 08 & 09-Lower Level


ORDER:                     Jake Lowell – JCASN Chair

State Risk Management


PROGRAM:               Fitting work to an aging workforce. Age-related changes, challenges and implications for workers’ safety, health and performance. Best practices in the (re)design of tasks, workstations and the environment to accommodate a graying workforce.


SPEAKER:                 Alvaro D. Taveira, PhD, CSP, CPE. Professor and the Chair of the Department of Occupational & Environmental Safety & Health at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. PhD in Industrial Engineering with an emphasis in Human Factors/Ergonomics. MS degree in Industrial Engineering, with an emphasis in Ergonomics/Product Design, and a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering. Has over twenty-five years of professional practice in the fields of Safety and Human Factors/Ergonomics as a college professor, researcher, and consultant. His experience includes projects in multiple work environments including retailing, mining, steel production, agriculture, railroading, office settings, and in the consumer products area.






NOTES:                      Please contact Mary Hughes to RSVP no later than Monday, March 11th, 2019.


To RSVP, CALL (920) 568-6543, FAX this meeting notice with your name(s) to (920) 568-6545, or by email to