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Risk & Safety

FMI offers multiple initiatives and opportunities for collaboration among food retailing industry professionals in the areas of risk management, workplace safety, crisis management, business continuity and technology. With work through our committee, FMI facilitates surveys, benchmarking, research studies and other collaborative projects that help move the industry forward and support members in their efforts.  For questions or more information, please contact Rhett Asher.

 

WHAT'S CURRENT?

Each June, the National Safety Council celebrates National Safety Month as a time to bring attention to key safety issues. As you plan your 2014 safety calendar, please join the Council and thousands of organizations across the country to reduce risk of the following safety issues:
  
Week 1: Prevent prescription drug abuse
Week 2: Stop slips, trips and falls
Week 3: Be aware of your surroundings
Week 4: Put an end to distracted driving
Bonus week: Summer safety

For more information, please visit the National Safety Council's website

f you have any questions, please contact either Rhett Asher (rasher@fmi.org) or Meredith Bombella (mbombella@fmi.org)..

 

LEADERSHIP & PARTICIPATION

Risk and Safety Committee



EDUCATION

Loss Prevention Academy
In partnership with the Loss Prevention Academy, FMI is pleased to offer it's members a discount on the following course:

  • Safety for Retail (Use Code FMI4 for 20% discount)
*Click on the Loss Prevention Academy link above to register for your courses!

The Energized Approach
OSHA Training
ASSE Certification Programs
RIMS Professional Designations




ANNUAL FMI ASSET PROTECTION CONFERENCE

Discover New Ways to Protect Your:
People -- Property -- Reputation


Join us in Memphis, TN at the Memphis Peabody Hotel for the 2015 FMI Asset Protection Conference from March 9-12, 2015.  More information to come. 

Conference Speaker Submission Form 

Previous Conferences:
2014 Asset Protection Conference Website
2013 Asset Protection Conference Website
2012 Asset Protection Conference Website 



PUBLICATIONS & RESOURCES 

Safety Resources
NIOSH
OSHA
Global Harmonization System
 
Risk Management Resources
FDA - Food Defense
FEMA
RIMS

Publications

2013 Food For Thought: Retail Video Trends & Doing More for your Organization

Posters
OSHA Safety Posters