Two Disney Cast Members are the proud parents of children being honored next month in Washington D.C. as winners of the American Society of Safety Engineersâ€™ (ASSE) annual â€˜Safety-on-the-Jobâ€™ poster contest. First-place honors went to Victor Fan, the 13-year-old son of Ming Fan, who works in merchandise at Disneyâ€™s Hollywood Studios, while 5-year-old Takoda Paschel, the daughter of Christie Paschel with Walt Disney Imagineering, placed third in her age group. View attachment 11241 In addition to the awards ceremony and earning a savings bond, the winners will have their posters featured on billboards in Central Florida when North American Occupational Safety and Health Week kicks off May 6. â€œAs a company that encourages our Cast Members to talk about safety while at work, weâ€™re thrilled when they bring the conversation home and discuss the importance of safety with their children,â€ said Trevor Larsen, vice president of worldwide safety for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. â€œThe annual safety poster contest is a creative way to get kids engaged in thinking about the importance of safety and we were proud to sponsor so many entries from the children of our Cast Members.â€ The goal of the contest is to teach children about the importance of safety and help them learn about careers in occupational safety and health. This yearâ€™s contest drew a record number of entries, more than 2,300 posters were submitted from the U.S. and 11 other countries, including more than 200 entries from Disney Cast Membersâ€™ children and their friends.