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March Virtual Meeting Summary

Apr 04, 2020

The March Technical Meeting was conducted as a virtual meeting in place of an in-person meeting.
The two resources listed below were able to be reviewed by members:
1. The Safety Professional’s Role in Planning for a Pandemic (news article)
2. Webinar: “Coronavirus Q&A session” with Deb Roy (60 minutes)

There were 20 members that participated during the last two weeks of March when these items were available to view.

Thank you to those who participated in this virtual meeting!

Chapter Elections – Please Vote!

Apr 04, 2020

On April 01, 2020, the electronic ballot for the election of officers for the upcoming 2020-2021 Chapter year was sent out through ASSP Chapter Services, specifically from Aaron Cameron as the Chair of the Nominations and Elections Committee. The election will close April 14, 2020 at 11:59pm.

Every chapter member is encouraged to vote.

Vote for Your Society Leaders

Mar 07, 2020

ASSP’s 2020 elections offer an opportunity to shape the future of our Society. Be informed about each candidate by checking out the candidate slate and reading each candidate’s platform statement. Your voice matters; cast your vote by March 31.
The ballot was sent out on March 01, 2020. If you did not receive the ballot, contact ASSP Elections Staff at elections@assp.org or 847-699-2929.

Please note this is separate from the Chapter elections scheduled for April 1-15 on a separate ballot to be sent out April 1.

 

ASSP Provides Guidance on Coronavirus

Mar 07, 2020

The ASSP has provided a compilation of information as guidance for members on the coronavirus. There is very useful information, links to the CDC and WHO, and links to other guidance from national experts.

The ASSP Coronavirus page is here.

February Technical Meeting Summary

Feb 29, 2020

We had the February Technical Meeting on February 27, 2020 with 15 people in attendance.
Fran Sehn presented on “Risk Management for the Safety Professional – Reducing risk is the key to injury prevention!”.
We had the President and Vice President of the Slippery Rock University Student Chapter, Damon Morris and Nick Ravotti. It was good to see them at the meeting and talk with them.