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EPIC's Chuck Simpson to Speak at Distribution Contractors Association's Annual Safety Congress

SAN FRANCISCO and BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today that Senior Risk Control Consultant Chuck Simpson will speak at Distribution Contractors Association's (DCA) Annual Safety Congress on Wednesday, March 29 at 8:30 a.m. at Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, La.

The 22nd Annual Safety Congress is an annual gathering of safety directors representing distribution construction companies. It serves as an opportunity for attendees to improve their management skills and to network with other safety professionals from across the country. The two-day conference features speakers, trainers and discussion groups focusing on important safety solutions.

Simpson will share his knowledge on "How to Improve HSE Inspections & Hazard Recognition" and attendees will have the opportunity to further discuss the topic in interactive round table discussions.

Click here to view the full agenda - http://www.dcaweb.org/Events/SAFETYCONGRESS/Registerforthe2017SafetyCongress.aspx

About Chuck Simpson, Senior Risk Control Consultant:
Simpson is a health and safety professional with more than 30 years of experience helping companies develop and implement risk management systems in a variety of industries.

Prior to joining EPIC, Simpson served as president of Work Safe International, LLC where he worked on both on- and off-shore projects in the United States, Mexico, Canada, South America, Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

Simpson has experience in the sulfur operations, pipeline, fabrication, oil and gas drilling, vessel operations and food processing industries. He is a certified safety professional (CSP) and a widely recognized expert on Contractor Safety Management, OSHA Recordkeeping and Hydrogen Sulfide Safety. He has presented lectures at the ASSE Safety Professional Development Conference and Exposition, OSHA Oil and Gas Safety Conference, the International Conference on Offshore Safety, the Gulf Coast Safety and Training Group, and the Sulphur Institute's Sulphur World Symposium in the United Arab Emirates.

Simpson is an active participant in the American Society of Safety Engineers, Gulf Coast Safety Training Group and serves as Chairman for the ANSI Z390 Hydrogen Sulfide Training Committee. He earned his bachelor's degree in international studies from the University of South Alabama.

About Distribution Contractors Association's Annual Safety Congress:
The DCA Safety Congress is an annual gathering of safety directors representing distribution construction companies. It serves as an opportunity for attendees to improve their management skills and to network with other safety professionals from across the country. The two-day conference features speakers, trainers and discussion groups focusing on important safety solutions.

About EPIC:
EPIC is a unique and innovative retail property and casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage and consulting firm. EPIC has created a values-based, client-focused culture that attracts and retains top talent, fosters employee satisfaction and loyalty and sustains a high level of customer service excellence. EPIC team members have consistently recognized their company as a "Best Place to Work" in multiple regions and as a "Best Place to Work in the Insurance Industry" nationally.

EPIC now has 1,100 team members operating from offices across the U.S., providing Property Casualty, Employee Benefits, Specialty Programs and Private Client solutions to more than 13,000 clients.

With roughly $280 million in run rate revenues, EPIC ranks among the top 20 retail insurance brokers in the United States. Backed by the Carlyle Group, the company continues to expand organically and through strategic acquisitions across the country. For additional information, please visit www.epicbrokers.com.

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MEDIA CONTACTS:

Dave Hock, of EPIC
650-295-4608
dave.hock@epicbrokers.com

Nicole Conley
408-295-4309 x104
nicole.conley@taniscomm.com

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