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Our February event was hosted by one of our newer members, Ingersoll Tillage. They shared some of their new safety program initiatives/policies and we discussed how to improve them. Ingersoll has about 80 employees across 3 shifts.

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Our discussion topic for our February event focused on the challenges of managing a workforce with workers over age 65. It is clear that many workers are choosing to continue to work beyond 65 years of age either due to a desire to keep working or financial need. As an employer there is a great value to having them continue working since they often have a lot of technical and job specific knowledge.

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