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Now Accepting Nominations: NCC-ASSE Safety Professional of the Year Award

Posted: Apr 11, 2017

The National Capital Chapter of ASSE is now accepting nominations for our Chapter Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) award.  The SPY award is an honor acknowledging the dedication and outstanding contributions of one National Capital Chapter member.  

Shelby Clark Awarded the NCC Janet Sprickman Scholarship for 2017

Posted: Apr 04, 2017

The ASSE Foundation Board of Trustees awarded over $303,000 to 116 individuals in 2017. The National Capital Chapter annually sponsors an award in memorial of Janet Sprickman and this year’s recipient is Shelby Clark, an undergraduate student majoring in Environmental Health at Western Carolina University.

This scholarship is named after the 1971-72 National Capital Chapter President, Janet H. Sprickman, who was a pioneer in the safety and health field as evidenced by her significant professional career at a time when women were rarely given high level responsibilities or opportunities.

NCC-ASSE Slate of Officers for 2017-2018

Posted: Apr 03, 2017

The National Capital Chapter’s Nominations Committee has selected the following qualified candidates to serve for elected office during the 2017-2018 program year.  Elections will take place via electronic ballot in June.

NCC March Meeting Recap: Lunch & Learn on Current Safety Issues

Posted: Mar 30, 2017

On Tuesday, March 28th, the National Capital Chapter of ASSE held a “Lunch & Learn” at Davis Construction’s Corporate Knowledge Center in Rockville, Maryland, where the attendees discussed current safety and health issues impacting the workplace throughout all industries.

NCC February Meeting Recap: The Power of Risk Assessment Debunking the 5 Myths of Safety

Posted: Mar 03, 2017

On Tuesday, February 28th the National Capital Chapter of ASSE hosted a meeting at Capital Gallery with nationally recognized risk management speaker, Paul Esposito, CIH, CSP of Star Consultants.