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What Do Brad Pitt and Alex Trebek Have to Do with Predicting and Preventing Workplace Injuries?


2/5/15 12:00 pm to 2/5/15 1:00 pm CST

Event Description

A lot! Join this webinar to learn how, in this era of “big data,” a range of industries are using predictive analytics in safety. We discuss how companies are using their inspection and observation data to predict and prevent workplace injuries with accuracy rates of 85 percent.

Watch the archived presentation below.

We’ll review:

  • Theory and methodology behind predicting workplace injuries
  • Real-world case examples of companies that are successfully doing it today
  • How to get started, keys to success, and possible barriers to entry

Not quite ready for predictive analytics? We’ll also discuss how companies can leverage similar techniques to keep workers safe.


Griffin Schultz
General Manger, Predictive Solutions Corporation

Griffin Schultz is responsible for all aspects of Predictive Solutions’ business – a fully owned subsidiary of Industrial Scientific Corporation. Predictive Solutions' vision is to end death on the job, in this century. Its strategy to achieve that vision is to predict workplace injuries so their customers can prevent them. Predictive Solutions serves customers across numerous industries including manufacturing, oil and gas, construction and contracting, energy and utilities, etc.

Prior to joining Predictive Solutions, Schultz held various roles in several software companies. He is experienced at employing cutting-edge technology solutions across business functions to achieve game-changing results. Schultz earned his MBA from The Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania and a bachelor of arts in history and economics from Wittenberg University.


Kyle W. Morrison
Senior Associate Editor, Safety+Health magazine

Kyle W. Morrison covers occupational safety and workplace safety regulation for Safety+Health.