Support your ASSE Foundation Scholarship and/or Family Scholarship Fund

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The officers of the Lower Columbia Basin Chapter of ASSE would like to invite our Chapter members to participate in a fundraiser for the ASSE Foundation. The ASSE Foundation not only provides scholarships for students interesting in pursuing careers as Health and Safety Professionals, but it also provides support for families of ASSE members who are injured or killed on the job. As Chapter officers, we are asking our members to donate money to the foundation and for every dollar donated; our Chapter will match the donated amount. We hope that you will consider this a worthwhile cause and give...

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Chapter Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) Award Announced

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Congratulations to June Robinson, MSPH, CSP, CHMM, CIH on being awarded Lower Columbia Basin Chapter Safety Professional of the Year for 2014. June has been an active member of the Lower Columbia Basin Chapter since the year 2000 and has served as the Treasurer for the Lower Columbia Basin Chapter since 2009.   As an officer, June has been instrumental in coordinating the annual Christmas parties and summer picnics as well as workshops for the local Boy Scouts of America.   She has also been a member of the planning committee for the NOHC 2001, 2011, and 2014.  In addition to her role...

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LCB Recognized as Gold Level Chapter!

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The Lower Columbia Basin Chapter was named a GOLD Level Chapter for 2012-2013.  This decision was based on criteria relating to leadership, community involvement and fundraising, member recognition, professional development, among others.  The Chapter will be recognized at the Safety 2014 professional development conference on June 9 at the Chapter Recognition Luncheon.  If you are attending the PDC, register for the luncheon and show support for your local chapter!

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UC ERM University Webinar Series: ERM 57 – Enterprise Risk Management Online Course

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The   University of California Office Of Risk Services has launched ERM University   to provide the highest quality professional development opportunities taught   by instructors with real life risk management experience.  ERM 57 —   Enterprise Risk Management, based on the new edition textbook, will begin   February 13, 2014.Erike Young, Director of EH&S for Office of the President at the   University of California, will be your instructor.  Erike is the   host of the ARM Study Group website (www.armstudygroup.com)   and has been teaching the ARM series of courses for...

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Regional ASSE Professional Development Conference

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Regional ASSE Professional Development Conference Professional Development Conference – Enhanced Leadership Skills for Safety Professionals Do you want to have more influence on decisions that affect the safety program where you work? Are you comfortable and confident running a meeting that the most important topics or issues will be covered and moved forward? Do you encounter times when it is difficult to motivate groups you are working with? If you answered yes to any or all three of these questions, you should attend the Puget Sound Chapter / CWU Student Section Joint Professional...

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