Annual Safety and Health Conference

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The Safety and Health Conference is one of the official resources from the Division of Industrial Safety and Health for emergency personnel, employers, employees, safety professionals and others to go to for training. The conference benefits all Private Industry (companies), Cities, Counties, School Districts and State Agencies. The four-day event begins with a two-day conference featuring the latest in regulations, changes in laws and upcoming rules. Additionally, the conference features highly anticipated exhibitors that display the latest in safety and health equipment and technology. The conference concludes with two-days of Professional Development Classes (PDC) in the 10-Hour OSHA Outreach Training for General Industry and Construction. Safety and Health Objectives are established for select conference sessions. Continuing Education is obtainable on a self-submittal basis.

Attendee and Speaker Information

Capitol Plaza Hotel – discount until 8/30/19.


Location and Directions

Conference Speaker Handouts available Oct. 2019.

Capitol Plaza Topeka:
Free for hotel guests and attendees.

Continuing Education   

All continuing education for the Safety and Health Conference is on a self-submittal system. The conference will provide objectives, a program and attendance certificate (upon request).

Safety and Health Objectives have been established: Click HERE to obtain the 2019 Safety and Health Workshop Objectives.


Requests for refund must be received in writing and include a Federal Employer Identification number (if business) or a Social Security number (if individual). Individuals requesting refund must submit their request by mail only, postmarked by Sept. 1. 

Businesses requesting a refund can submit by email to: by 4 p.m. Sept. 1. A $25 processing fee is withheld from all refunds.  

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   Special Needs Accommodations

All reasonable attempts will be made to accommodate special needs. Persons with special needs are encouraged to report them at the time of registration to

Helpers to persons with special needs are not required to register and can take part in all conference activities except the seated luncheons. Helpers can purchase extra lunch tickets in advance at $25 each by contacting or purchase the tickets on site at the registration desk.


Online Registration -- Credit Card Only
2019 Fillable Registration Form -- Mail In





Future Dates and Locations

70th — October 1 – 4, 2019
Capitol Plaza Hotel
1717 SW Topeka Boulevard
Topeka, KS 66612
(800) 579-7937

71st — September 29 – October 2, 2020
DoubleTree by Hilton Wichita Airport
2098 Airport Road
Wichita, KS 67209
(316) 945-5272

Exhibitor and Sponsor Appreciation

Charity Golf Tournament

Proceeds will be earmarked for programs in Kansas provided by the Safety and Health council of Western Missouri and Kansas. The SHC is a non-profit education and outreach organization offering defensive driving courses, child car seat safety courses and donations of car seats to low-income families, occupational training, and professional safety consultation.

September 30, 2019
Cypress Ridge Golf Course
     2533 SW Urish Rd.
     Topeka, KS 66614

Details and Registration Form -- Mail in

Contact Us

Dena Ackors
Phone: (785) 296-4386
Fax: (785) 296-1775
Kansas Department of Labor
Division of Industrial Safety and Health
Attn: Dena Ackors
417 SW Jackson St.
Topeka, KS 66603-3327

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