News

Proposed Amendments to Chapter Bylaws

Posted: Dec 20, 2017

This past August, ASSE members made the historic decision to change the organization’s name to the American Society of Safety Professionals.

ASSE members voted to amend Society bylaws to reflect the new name. As a separately incorporated entity, our chapter needs to hold a separate chapter member vote to change the name in our bylaws, as well.

To learn more about these proposed changes:

We will hold a member vote on these proposed changes at an upcoming meeting of the chapter.

2017 Region VIII PDC Call for Speakers (DEADLINE 4/1/2017)

Posted: Mar 06, 2017

The ASSE Region VIII New England Area Chapters invite presenters for the 19th Professional Development Conference to submit proposals for review by the PDC Planning Committee.  Our speakers provide attendees the opportunity to build professional skills and knowledge, tackle and provide solutions to new and existing challenges in the Safety, Health and Environment field, and promote the development of new entrants in our field.  The PDC includes a variety of practical and technical programs which include management techniques and soft skills.

Scholarships

Posted: Jul 21, 2016

The Connecticut Valley Chapter of ASSE, in keeping with its mission to promote the advancement of the safety, health and environmental profession and professionals in its geographical area, has established a scholarship program. This scholarship’s goal is to financially assist deserving individuals pursuing a degree in Occupational Safety or other related curriculum at a college or university. The scholarship ranges from $500 to $1000 per recipient, and is awarded each spring. Please contact an officer of the chapter for more information.

Professional Safety

Posted: Aug 19, 2015

For more than 50 years, ASSE’s Professional Safety journal has been sharing the latest technical knowledge in SH&E—information that is constantly being developed through research and on-the-job experience. Each issue delivers practical guidance, techniques and solutions to help OSH professionals identify hazards, protect people, prevent injuries, improve work environments and educate management that investing in safety is a sound business strategy.