Arizona Health & Safety Summit 2023
Worker’s Memorial Day
Today, April 28th, is Worker’s Memorial Day. Here are a few articles (below) locally and nationally about observing those who have lost their lives on the job. This is the calling we all answer in our careers as Safety Professionals.
At the 2023 Arizona Health & Safety Summit, we will be making a donation to Kids Chance of Arizona, an association that provides scholarship funding to children of parents that have lost their lives at work.Read More
Call for Speakers
We are now accepting applications for speakers at the 2023 Arizona Health & Safety Summit on Wednesday, November 1st, 2023. If you are interested in presenting, please complete our application form. Submissions will be accepted through Friday, April 28th.
2023 – 2024 Slate of Candidates
ASSP Arizona Chapter Nominations Committee is pleased to present the following Slate of Candidates. The Slate was approved by the Nominating Committee on March 10, 2023. This Slate has been developed for the election of Chapter Officers for the 2023 – 2024 Chapter Year. Per the by-laws, an election of this slate of candidates can happen after the slate has been announced to members for a minimum of 30 days. All members will also receive an email with a link to review this slate of candidates. The election of the slate of candidates will be sent out as an electronic vote on April 11, 2023.
Past President – Brandy Farris Ware Miller (automatic succession)
President – Nicholas Sexton (automatic succession)
President-Elect – Jon Cordoba (automatic succession)
Vice President – James Harrald (running unopposed)
Secretary – Staci Lindquist (running unopposed)
Treasure – David Bellmont (running unopposed)
Christopher Brandon – Nominations Committee Chair
See below for candidate bios:Read More
Nominate someone awesome!
We are seeking nominations for the AZASSP Chapter Safety Professional of the Year and the Executive of the Year. If you know someone that should be recognized for their efforts in Safety and Health for the past year, please submit the linked nomination. This is an opportunity to recognize a colleague you know who has gone above and beyond for the advancement of the safety profession or providing employees a safe and healthy workplace. It’s a way to thank your company leadership for their commitment to protecting workers. Please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about the process. We are more than happy to assist with the required paperwork.
In Case You Missed It…
From the OSHA press release: The U.S. Department of Labor today announced that its Occupational Safety and Health Administration will withdraw its proposal to reconsider and revoke final approval of Arizona’s State Plan for occupational safety and health, and by doing so, will leave the state’s plan in place.Read More