Safety Speaker – Alan Newey
Can you imagine being right handed & losing your right arm above the elbow! Alan Newey can…
A workplace incident changed Alan’s life forever and he is still dealing with the effects of losing a limb! Alan shares his story to inform employees that when you get hurt at work it changes EVERYTHING!
Let your employees hear first-hand the cause of Alan’s injury. Alan will talk about the events leading up to his injury & what could have been done to prevent it. This is important for people to hear as many employees still believe that “Accidents Happen” & there is not much we can do about them!
One of the things that Alan Newey talks about is that safety is a shared responsibility therefore the importance of employees & employers to work together to ensure that everyone goes home at the end of the day is essential.
Not only does Alan talk about the Amputation of his arm he also shares his story on coping after the injury and the impact on family & friends, getting on with life after injury, prescriptions drug dependency and many other issues.