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2019-2020 Election Nominees

May 22, 2019

President – Madeline Vaughan

Madeline (Maddie) Vaughan has over 30 years of construction experience. Currently she is the Regional Director of Safety for Shawmut Design and Construction. Maddie began her career as a union electrician with IBEW local 11. Maddie made the change to safety in 2002. Maddie stays active in promoting careers in EHS and sharing the value of EHS.  Additionally Maddie’s Involvement includes, BCSP ambassador, BCSP mentor and  sits on BCSP’s panel for writing and review of test questions. VCASSP President, WISE mentor, Who’s who  of National Women In Construction Management. As a subject matter expert Maddie has been invited to present at several conferences and public safety events.

ASSP Introduces New Safety Podcast

Jan 22, 2019

The American Society of Safety Professionals, the world’s oldest professional safety organization, has launched a biweekly Safety Standards and Tech Pubs Podcast to help occupational safety and health professionals stay informed of industry consensus standards and technical publications. The podcast debuted in October and has already covered helpful safety topics through six episodes.

Cal/OSHA Emergency Regulation on Injury and Illness Recording and Recordkeeping Will Require Certain Employer Action by December 31, 2018

Nov 06, 2018

Recently, Cal/OSHA published its Proposed Emergency Regulatory Action on Recording and Reporting of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, as required by Assembly Bill 2334, which was signed into law last month. The new law, which takes effect on January 1, 2019, amends state occupational safety and health law regarding injury and illness recordkeeping requirements. Under the emergency regulations, certain employers must submit their Cal/OSHA 300 logs by December 31, 2018.

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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.