Savannah Filmmakers and Savannah Women in Film and Television
are holding a Safety Awareness for film, entertainment and television on
SAFE-T will address production safety concerns. IATSE and OSHA professionals
will be on hand to participate in a moderated panel discussion. There will also
be a question-and-answer session.
It will be held from
1-3 p.m. at the Coastal Georgia Center inside the Auditorium 100, which is located at 305 Fahm St. in Savannah.
The panel will be
moderated by Rousseau and Rebecca Etheridge. Panelists
and presenters include:
Chris Clark, IATSE
Robert Vazzi, CIH,
Area Director, USDOL-OSHA Savannah Area Office.
Jay Self, industry veteran
and president and head of Corporate Affairs at Medient Studios Inc.
Bernie Ask, industry veteran
and fFormer CEO of a transportation safety equipment manufacturer, with over 15
years in the design, installation, servicing and training Department of
Transportation people in safety practices.
John Deifer, safety consultant
and 30-year OSHA veteran.
Mike Neal, marine and
water safety coordinator and 25-year safety veteran.
Admission to the
session is free. RSVP is appreciated, but not required. A limited number of
seats will be reserved for production professionals.