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2019 CHESAPEAKE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE

Posted: Apr 02, 2019

2019 CHESAPEAKE AIHA AND ASSP EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR: CURRENT TOPICS IN SAFETY, HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

Presented by: The American Society of Safety Professionals Chesapeake Chapter and The American Industrial Hygiene Association Chesapeake Section together with The Johns Hopkins Education and Research Center for Occupational Safety and Health

APRIL 18, 2019

8:30 am – 4:15 pm  Check in starts at 7:30 am.

Continental Breakfast, Refreshments, and Lunch included.

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Kosiakoff Center

11100 Johns Hopkins Road

Laurel, MD 20723

1-800-548-3647

 

Click here to register for this event

Get Involved and Help Us Lead The Way

Posted: Mar 31, 2019

WISE Webinar on 4/25/2019 at 10:00 – 11:00 am CT (11-noon EST). Registration link – https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/2906176755155579907?source=ASSP+Weekly

Topic:

Get involved and help us lead the way. Barriers to participating in ASSP leadership roles. This webinar is designed to provide attendees with a fundamental understanding of how ASSP functions and where opportunities for engagement exist as well as address the common barriers we hear, that prevent members from getting more involved, including answering the questions of:

  • Am I qualified?
  • I’m so busy with work, my family, and other commitments – how much time is involved?
  • I’m interested, how do I volunteer?

Speakers:

  • Diana Stegall, CSP, CFPS, ARM, ALCM, CPCU, ASSP President – Elect
  • Pamela Walaski, CSP, CHMM, ASSP Director at Large
  • Jennifer McNelly, ASSP Chief Executive Officer

Women in Safety Engineering (WISE) featured in Washington Post

Posted: Mar 29, 2019

In NASA’s spacesuit saga, women see their own stories

In an article published by the Washington Post on March 28th, 2019, ASSP’s very own Abby Ferri, of Region V, was featured in an article about the recent issue that NASA faced with the lack of properly sized space suits for female astronauts.  The issue of proper fitting PPE is not limited to NASA, read the article here.

Visit Abby’s company page by clicking here.