The day included a variety of sessions and workshops to educate engineering students about safety in the workplace professionals and how they will one day be responsible for safety. Training was provided by the college, fire department, emergency response personnel and local industry leaders.
Sessions throughout the day touched on the importance of health, environment, and community safety along with a brief review of an engineer's legal and professional responsibility for safety.
"This is the first time that the college has hosted an event like this. It is significant because above all else we want to help ensure the safety of our students when they become professionals and everyone they are working with as well," said Kipouros.
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