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Safety Fest TN | September 10-14, 2018
Safety Fest TN | September 10-14, 2018


For information on presenting a demonstration at Safety Fest TN, please see the bottom of this page.


Demonstrations will be held outdoors in various locations of the New Hope Center.

Here's a printable 2018 Demonstration Schedule.

Note: All outdoor activities are dependent upon good weather. In case of rain or severe weather, demonstrations may be rescheduled or cancelled.

Demonstration Schedule

    • TN Air Guard Medavac Blackhawk - Tuesday, Sept. 11, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
    • Pike Electric Live Line Demo - Tuesday, Sept. 11, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm
    • UT LIFESTAR Eurocopter - Wednesday, Sept. 12, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
    • TVA Slip Simulator Demonstration - Tuesday, Sept. 12, 1:30 pm, 2:30 p.m.
    • Scaffold Display (static) - Mon., Sep. 10 – Thu., Sept. 13
    • PCI 3D Panoramic Manhole Inspection Scaffold / Hydro- Vacuum - Tuesday, Sept. 11, 12:00 am, 2:00 am and Wednesday, Sept. 12, 9:00 am, 11:00 am
    • United Rentals Trenching Equipment Demonstration - Tuesday, Sept. 12, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm

The 2018 Demonstrations

TN Army National Guard Medevac Blackhawk

Tuesday, Sept. 11

LIFESTAR sftn2016

Tuesday, Sept. 11, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

  • BLACKHAWK landing – 11:00
  • Crew Question & Answer – 11:30 – 3:30 pm
  • BLACKHAWK take-off – 4:00 pm

Live Line Demonstration

Tue., Sep. 11 & Wed., Sep 12

11:30 am, 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm

Pike's truck produces primary line voltage which allows them to effectively demonstrate electric hazards and work procedures such as: proper PPE use and care, recloser operation, de-energizing lines, and safe storm work procedures.

Brought to you by Pike Corporation.


UT LIFESTAR Helicopter

Wed., Sept. 12

UT LIFESTAR is the East Tennessee Region's choice for air medical critical care transport. Serving a 150 mile radius of Knoxville, UT LIFESTAR's patients and healthcare partners can expect safe and patient-centered care from our experienced flight crews. Supporting the region, UT LIFESTAR utilizes two American Eurocopter EC-135 helicopters and two Bell 407 helicopters. The aircraft are strategically located, delivering solutions for rapid helicopter transport and definitive and life saving emergency care, to East Tennessee, Southeast Kentucky, Southwest Virginia, and Western North Carolina.

Brought to you by UT LIFESTAR.

LIFESTAR sftn2016

Wednesday, Sept. 12, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

  • LIFESTAR landing –11:00
  • Crew Question & Answer – 11:30 – 3:30 pm
  • LIFESTAR take-off – 4:00 pm

Scaffolding Display (static)

Monday, Sept 10 – Thursday, Sept. 13

Brought to you by Associated Scaffolding.


Safety Fest TN 2018 Call for Demonstrations

Click on the link (or copy and paste it into your browser address line) to view the “Call for Demonstrations form" fillable online form. Send the completed form to

What are the guidelines?

Safety Fest TN demonstrations provide pertinent, timely and practical information on environmental, safety, health, police, and emergency management subjects applicable to life at work, at home or in the community. There is ample time for networking and marketing during breaks, lunches and the Safety Expo. Excessive marketing of products or services (i.e., infomercials) during Safety Fest TN demonstrations is not appropriate.

What happens after submitting a form?

The Demonstration Team will review submissions. You will be notified via email or phone if clarification or additional information is required.