Ronald E. Koons, contributing editor for POB and owner of the consulting firm RoSaKo Safety, will present important safety strategies for surveyors at two upcoming state association conventions.

During the Indiana Society of Professional Land Surveyors (ISPLS) 59th Annual Convention, Koons will present a class on “Safety for Surveying Field Technicians.” The class will be held on Jan. 13 from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Koons will also hold two safety classes during the Illinois Professional Land Surveyors Association (IPLSA) Convention. “Safety for Field Crew Personnel” will be held on Feb. 18 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and “Safety for the Land Surveyor” will be held on Feb. 19 from 8 a.m. to noon.

All three seminars are open to all convention attendees. For more details about the conventions, visit or