President's Page

Annette Calvert

Annette Calvert was elected President of KSHN for 2014. Ms Calvert, RN, COHN/CM, CHSP, is the Manager of Employee Health, Safety and Workers’ Compensation for the Central/Eastern Region of KentuckyOne Health.  She is also completing a bachelor’s degree in occupational safety and health. Annette has been a member of KSHN since 2002, a member of the Board of Directors since 2011, and served as President-Elect in 2012.  Annette can be contacted at   More…

KSHN Membership

Membership to the Kentucky Safety and Health Network, Inc. is open to all individuals. Current members of the KSHN board of directors, or those wishing to be nominated to the board of directors must reside in or be employed in the state of Kentucky.. More…

KSHN Board of Directors

The board of directors is made up of representatives from Labor, Business, Government and Education. Board members serve staggered three year terms and are elected b the KSHN membership.


2014 Workplace Violence Prevention Safety Day

Safety Day was held January 9, 2014 at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Louisville. The KSHN and the Kentucky Labor Cabinet presented Workplace Violence training. The PowerPoint presentation "Active Shooter Awareness" is available for download here

2014 Governor's Safety and Health Conference and Exposition

PRE-REGISTRATION is closed. Onsite registration is available at the conference.


Mark your calendars! The 30th Annual Governor’s Safety and Health Conference and Exposition will take place May 6 - 9, 2014, at the Galt House in Louisville. The Conference will feature pre-conference courses along with general sessions with outstanding keynote speakers, and concurrent workshops focusing on state of the art techniques, current issues, and trends in workplace safety and health. As always, participants will enjoy invaluable networking opportunities and the largest health and safety product Exposition in the Commonwealth    More…

Last Year's Conference Overview

The opening session was May 7, 2013

The Thursday opening session keynote was Chuck Tiemann.

Seven Pre-Con classes were offered and well attended

The exposition provided access to over forty exhibitors and vendors of safety services and products

The Governor's Reception was just one of many networking opportunities with peers.

The closing breakfast and Annual KSHN Meeting concluded the week of learning and fun.

Scholarship Winners

Scholarship Winners

This years over $40,000 was awarded in "SAFE" scholarships to fourteen undergraduate and post graduate students.

Award Winners

Opening Session

The Board Award for Government was presented to Rick Pearcy in recognition for his years of service to the Kentucky Labor Cabinet.

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This Board Award for Business was presented to Jerry Ulery, Toyota Motor Manufactuing and KSHN Board of Director.

Pre-con Classes

The Board Award for Education was awarded to Bryant Stiles, (deceased). (Layman Hawkins receiving for the family)

Opening Session

The Board Award for Labor was presented to Tim West, Big Rivers Electric Corporation

Opening Session

The President's Award was presented to Larry Dotson.

Opening Session

A special award was presented to the retiring Secretary of Labor, Mark Brown for his support to the KSHN and workplace safety.

SAFE Scholarships

Annually, the Kentucky Safety and Health Network Foundation, Inc. (KSHNF) provides scholarships to eligible undergraduate and graduate college students. The scholarships are referred to as the Scholastic Achievement for Education Awards, or “SAFE” Awards. More…

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