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VCASSP Safety Professional of the Year Nominations

Oct 17, 2018

Do you know someone who is deserving of this award? All chapter members can be nominated.

Through this award, we recognize outstanding achievement in the profession and acknowledge service to the American Society of Safety Professionals over a five-year period.  

What Is the ASSP Safety Professional of the Year Award?

The Edgar Monsanto Queeny Safety Professional of the Year Award is awarded annually to an ASSP member who demonstrates outstanding achievement in the occupational safety and health (OSH) field while also advancing the OSH profession overall.The award is named for Edgar Monsanto Queeny, who exhibited unwavering commitment to workplace safety after a tragic industrial explosion in the late 1940s destroyed Monsanto’s Texas City plant, killing 512 people, including 145 employees.The tragedy moved him to place a greater emphasis on safety in the company’s operations. To this day, the firm’s safety record reflects his deep personal commitment to protecting workers.Through this award, Monsanto Company proudly supports our members efforts to create safe work environments that will lead to a safer, stronger future.

View our past recipients

Participate in the Valley Coastal Chapter’s Future!

Jul 19, 2018

Share your thoughts with the Chapter Leadership and you may win 1 of 3 $25 gift cards. Past survey, suggestions added to our schedule include Cal OSHA Update, Facility Tours and CEU’s.  We look forward to your suggestions and input.

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The Executive Committee thanks you in advance for your support.

Review the Results of the 2016/17 Chapter Survey

Jul 10, 2017

The Valley Coastal Chapter Executive Board uses input from the survey to guide the selection of meeting topics as well as getting input on the day of the week and time of the day for our meetings. Review the results.

Establish a Safety Fund

Aug 19, 2015

Donors can establish a named academic scholarship or professional education grant fund through the ASSP Foundation. Scholarships and grants advance the safety profession and provide national recognition for the donor. The Foundation manages the administrative details of this program and works with the donor to provide qualified award recipients each year.

WISE Mentoring Program

Aug 19, 2015

The WISE Mentoring program successfully connects today’s most talented and experienced women mentors with rising and aspiring mentees. This pairing is designed to encourage and empower mentees to more effectively advance their careers through alignment with identified business objective, skill development, career option consideration, and network formation. All discussions are strictly confidential between the two parties. If you are an SH&E practitioner seeking to chart a successful career path or a seasoned pro eager to share experiences and insight, please visit the ASSP WISE website for more information.