Rachel Glisper, human resources director in Needham, gathers feedback from her fellow self-identified “discussion style” group members during a session on conflict resolution and how culture shapes what kind of style people adopt.

Thursday - December 6, 2018
8:30 am – 1:00 pm

The Massachusetts Municipal Personnel Association will host a panel presentation on federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations and best practices for compliance at its meeting on Dec. 6 in Wrentham.

Panelists, including certified trainers, human resources professionals, and experts from MIIA, the MMA’s municipal insurance program, will explain the training, policies and procedures needed for upcoming changes in workplace safety regulations.

A state law taking effect on Feb. 1, 2019, will apply standards set in the Occupational Safety and Health Act to all state and local government workers. The Massachusetts Department of Labor Standards will enforce the law.

Registration and a networking breakfast will begin at 8:30 a.m., with the program starting at 9:30 a.m. and concluding at 1 p.m. with lunch.

At the conclusion of lunch, there will be an optional holiday swap for MMPA members and meeting attendees. The swap gift limit is $15.

The meeting will be held at Lake Pearl, 299 Creek St. in Wrentham. The cost is $40 for members and $55 for nonmembers.

Lake Pearl, 299 Creek St., Wrentham

MMA Member Services Coordinator Devon Williams