The Nebraska Safety Council (NESC, will hold their first connections podcast on Thursday, February 2. This new series will give the community a chance to hear from local, regional, and national professionals that will speak on a variety of topics such as workplace safety, driving safety, employee well-being in the workplace, and more.

The podcast series will be recorded live at Hail Varsity Club (12744 Westport Pkwy, Ste. 1A, in La Vista) starting at 12:00pm. Members of NESC are invited to join a networking event following the live podcast. More details can be found on their website at

Hurrdat is a media, marketing, and entertainment company that has agreed to partner with NESC to sponsor their podcast series.

“I am very excited for this opportunity,” says John M. Lefler, Jr., NESC executive director. “As we continue to grow, we must adapt to better serve the needs of our members. This podcast will allow us to reach more individuals remotely and also gives members the opportunity to network with like-minded human resources, safety and wellness professionals.”

The Mission of the Nebraska Safety Council is to provide education and leadership to empower Nebraskans to live safe and healthy. They offer comprehensive programs, training courses, events, and services that are designed to improve employee care at a desk, on the production floor, behind the wheel, and on the job. To learn more or to sign up for a membership today, visit, call (402) 483-2511, or email