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Proposed Amendments to Chapter Bylaws

Posted: Feb 15, 2018

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.

West Florida ASSE 2017-2018 Meetings/Programs

Posted: Aug 01, 2017

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Please click on the link above to view the Program and meeting schedule for the West Florida ASSE for the 2017-2018 Calendar Year

Hope to See you Soon

Your West Florida ASSE Board of Directors

Apply for an Academic Scholarship

Posted: Nov 19, 2015

Scholarship awards are for students majoring in occupational safety, health, and the environment. Applications are accepted September 1 through December 1 every year and must be submitted online. After applications are reviewed by the Foundation’s Scholarship Award & Selection Committee, awards are disbursed to recipients the following April.

Preventing Cuts and Amputations from Food Slicers and Meat Grinders

Posted: Nov 06, 2015

Food slicers and meat grinders used in food service industries such as grocery stores, restaurants and delicatessens can cause serious cuts and amputations when workers operate, perform maintenance, or clean the machines. This fact sheet provides employers with the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and ways to prevent cuts and amputations in workplaces with food slicers and meat grinders.

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