News

Region VI PDC – Call for Speakers

Oct 16, 2019

Region VI of the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) proudly invites those interested in presenting at our 2020 Professional Development Conference (PDC) to submit an application for review by the Planning Committee. The objective is to give attendees the opportunity to:

  • Build upon their professional skills and knowledge
  • Prepare for new challenges in the Safety, Health and Environmental fields
  • Provide practical solutions to the challenges in these fields

June 2019 Social

Jun 13, 2019

We had a great evening of fellowship and fun on June 12th, 2019 at Quaker Steak and Lube for our end of chapter year social.  There was a small group, but we had a good time talking, bowling, and eating!

Robert Wiggs inducted our new officers:  Adam DeVantier, President; Tracey Wallace, Secretary; and Michelle Sisk, Treasurer.  We also announced the Safety Professional of the Year award – it was awarded to Wendy McCreary (Congratulations Wendy!)

Toys for Tots Drive

Nov 14, 2018

A big THANK YOU to everyone who brought safety gear to the November meeting to be donated to Toys for Tots!

Tour of SC DOT – SHEP Headquarters

Oct 24, 2018

We had a great tour of the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) State Highway Emergency Program (SHEP) on October 15, 2018.  SHEP serves motorists traveling in the Charleston, Columbia, Florence, Grand Strand/Myrtle Beach, Rock Hill, and Greenville/Spartanburg urban areas.  prepared to handle a variety of situations, SCDOT SHEP responders make minor repairs to disabled vehicles, assist with traffic control and incident management as a FREE service.

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.