July 01, 2020 – Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) honored Joel M. Haight, Ph.D., P.E., CSP, CIH, with the organization’s Boeing Excellence Award for Collaboration in Productivity, Workplace Safety and Ergonomics. This award recognizes a year’s worth of strategy and policy deployment in productivity, workplace safety and ergonomics. Read more…
Western PA Chapter member and ASSP Board of Directors member, Pam Walaski, has been published in the August 2020 edition of ASSP’s Professional Safety Journal. The title of her peer-reviewed article is “The Role of Leading and Lagging Indicators in OSH Performance Management”.
The results of the 2020-2021 Chapter elections are listed below:
President – Josh Becker
VP – Wayne Vanderhoof
Secretary – Christopher Sarracino
Treasurer – Peter Kroll
Delegates (chapter is allowed 4) – Zachary Ambrisco, Jordan Crescenzi, Fran Sehn, Wayne Vanderhoof
Thank you to those members that took the time to participate in the voting process!
Thank you to the Nominations & Elections Committee for conducting the election this year!
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!
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.