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Posted: May 07, 2019

NEWS RELEASE

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

American Society of Safety Professionals Alabama Chapter Professional Development Conference

Posted: Jan 04, 2019

American Society of Safety Professionals Alabama Chapter Professional Development Conference

Register Now!  The Alabama Chapter of the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) Professional Development Conference (PDC) is being held on January 10, 2019, at the Alabama General Contractors (AGC) Conference Center, 5000 Grantswood Road, Irondale, AL. Hosted by the Alabama Chapter of ASSP, this conference offers a great opportunity for safety and health professionals to learn, network, and earn certification points provided for ASSP / AIHA. Key topics for the event are Machine Guarding provided by Rockford Systems, LLC and Proper Lockout & Tagout provided by Brady Corporation. The ASSP PDC registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The conference will include breakfast and lunch for all attendees.

The cost is $75 for all attendees. If you would like to be an exhibitor, limited space is available for $100. Registration for the PDC will end on January 7, 2019. To register, please go to training.ccs.ua.edu or call 1-866-432-2015.For more information about ASSP, please go to our website at alabama.assp.org. For more information on the PDC, please download the flyer. If you have any questions, please call Tom Ten-Eyck at 205-348-8563 or email him at tteneyck@ccs.ua.edu or contact Wayne Jackson at wjackson@atn.org.