Topics in Zoo Safety: Barrier Crossings

Event Location: Webinar
Topics in Zoo Safety: Barrier Crossings

Friday, February 17th
3pm – 5pm ET

Presented by the AZA Safety Committee

The AZA Safety Committee is presenting a 4th FREE webinar with the Zoo and Aquarium All Hazards Partnership (ZAHP) on February 17th, 2023. This webinar will focus on a topic which keeps zoo professionals up at night: guests crossing barriers. In this webinar, panelists from different Zoos will review incidents that have occurred on grounds, including how the response was handled and how they adapted post event. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a question and answer period with the panelists after presentations have completed . This webinar will be recorded.

Disclaimer: This webinar is advisory in nature, informational in content, and intended to assist facilities in providing a safe and healthful environment. Considerations therein do not replace or override any applicable federal, state, or local laws, regulations or ordinances. Content may not address all of the safety and husbandry concerns for a specific facility. It is the responsibility of each facility through the application of technical judgment and experience to determine the appropriate procedures for that facility. Views expressed in the webinar are solely those of the speakers and not AZA