Kathy Webb, Area Director at U.S. Department of Labor Calumet City Office, presented a detailed analysis of regional safety data, exploring current performance, trends and challenges. She explained OSHA protocol, recent changes and presented a host of best practices and recommended approaches for industry.
Kathy Webb, Area Director at U.S. Department of Labor, Calumet City, graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Professional Studies and began her nearly 30 year career with OSHA upon graduation. Ms. Webb was a safety specialist from 1988-2000, having inspected over 1000 facilities and construction job sites. As a compliance officer she inspected numerous fatalities and accidents. In August of 2000, she was promoted to construction team leader, where she served for four years and was then promoted to Area Director in the North Aurora area office in 2005 until coming back to Calumet City in April 2014 as an Area Director.