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North Alabama Chapter Meeting – September 26 – Meeting Presentation

Posted: Sep 27, 2019

For the month of September, the North Alabama Chapter met at local training entity TVTC (TVTC.org) where we had Ashley Chambers, Manager of Environmental Services at UA SafeState and President of the Alabama Recycling Coalition.  Ashley spoke to the group about the impact of recycling in the state of Alabama and the risks involved with the recycling process to employees of recycling companies.  To see the presentation, please see the PDF link below.

Thank you to our lunch sponsor, Justin Kirkham of BASF!

The North Alabama chapter meets on the last Thursday of every month.  If you are interested in joining or dropping in for a visit, please contact  Tami Bray (Tamibrayrivercityconsulting@gmail.com), or Ethan Netherton (Ethan.Netherton@Saputo.com)

Link to presentation:

ARC-PRESENTATION-UA-SAFESTATE-2019.pdf

Posted: May 07, 2019

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NIOSH Becomes Participant with Safety and Health Historical Society (SHHS)

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has officially become a contributing organization with the Safety and Health Historical Society. The NIOSH Director, John Howard, M.D., wrote: “We would be pleased to take part in your efforts to document the history of safety and health in the United States. NIOSH values the important work of understanding the history of occupational safety and health and its influence on the present and future of the field.”

Find out more about the SHHS here:  www.safetyandhealthhistory.org

North Alabama Chapter Meeting – March 28, 2019

Posted: Feb 11, 2019

 

 

 

The North Alabama ASSP Chapter meeting will be held on 3/28/19.

 

This meeting and plant tour will be held at Daikin America Inc.  Please arrive at 11:15 am to be checked in.  This will be a Members only meeting. PLEASE RSVP

  • A valid State issued ID is required to enter, come in through the front entrance near the flagpoles
  • Visitor parking is limited at the front entrance – you may need to park in the employee parking lot or the upper parking lot past the employee parking lot

PPE Requirements:

  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses with side shields
  • Gloves
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Full length pants
  • Closed toe work shoes
  • Escape respirator – we will provideWe can provide PPE as needed – if you need to borrow any of the required PPE please include with your RSVP