Lee Shelby wants to ensure that everyone returns home after a day at work and promotes safety after losing both arms from an occupational injury at 28 years old.
He was injured after taking on 12,000 volts while working for a utility company. Now, he teaches lessons in his “Triumph Over Tragedy” and “Safety is Personal” presentations.
Lee teaches that everyone bears responsibility for safety and uses his story to educate and motivate. His story inspires and creates action among those who hear it. It increases awareness and responsibility.
Lee’s story is simple but unforgettable. It changes attitudes about safety to make people want to stay focused and not take shortcuts.