Safety Risk Management RSII - Westminster

Event Date: 12/9/2019
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Event Overview
Westminster Municipal Service Center
6575 W. 88th Ave.
Westminster, Colorado
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Program Topics:

This course is directed at the importance of roadway maintenance crews and their operations in reducing municipal liability. Participants will learn to recognize safety issues and high risk areas on local roads, and apply risk management practices to reduce tort liability exposure in roadway activities. The course explains tort liability and the tort trial process, and presents the basics of implementing and maintaining a risk management program. The risk management focus will be on mitigation tools for common high risk conditions.

The course consists of the following modules:

  • Highway Crash Trends
  • Torts
  • Risk Management
  • High Risk Conditions
  • Risk Mitigation Tools
  • Workshop

Roads Scholar II: Safety

This is a course in the Roads Scholar II course track Safety Focus area.

Registration Fee

The registration fee for this class is $50 per person for employees of government agencies and $75 per person for non-government agencies. Fee includes class handout and lunch. Invoices will be sent upon receipt of registration form. Invoices can be paid by cash, check, money order, or credit card.

Cancellation Policy

Please be considerate of those on the waiting list, cancel early if necessary. A full refund will be made if you cancel no later than 3 business days prior to the training day; otherwise, you will forfeit the registration fee.

Special Notes

In order to receive credit for this class, attendees must stay until the end when it is dismissed by the instructor and class certificates are awarded.


Hood, Mark

Mark Hood is a Senior Traffic/Safety Engineer for Pennoni Associates Inc. and the Pennsylvania LTAP Program. He has over 27 years of experience in the safety, traffic engineering, and technology transfer fields serving clients throughout the country. Currently, he provides training and technical assistance to Pennsylvania’s 2,500 local governments to help define and solve their traffic engineering and highway safety problems through the Pennsylvania LTAP program. Mr. Hood has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from Swarthmore College, and a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Villanova University. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania, and a member of the Transportation Research Board.