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Call for Volunteers!

Aug 18, 2020

Calling all members!

We need volunteers for the following Chapter Committees:

Nominations Committee

Social Media Committee

Please send an email to: president@sierranevada.assp.org for additional information, or to sign up

Safe+Sound Week Coming to an End

Aug 14, 2020

OSHA’s Safe+Sound week comes to an end on August 16. This year, over 2,000 participants registered nationally.

If you want to participate, it’s not too late. Click HERE to learn more.

Our chapter participates in Safe+Sound, and we’d love to hear from you on any safety initiatives you’ve implemented. Send an e-mail to president@sierranevada.assp.org, and we’ll highlight your successes in an upcoming newsletter.

Recent OSHA Quick Takes addresses masks and facial coverings

Aug 14, 2020

The most recent issue of OSHA Quick Takes discusses the use of masks and face coverings, as a response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The updated FAQs address concerns over diminished oxygen & increased CO2 levels while wearing face coverings. Click HERE to read more.

Safety Focus 2020 – Construction

Aug 14, 2020

If you haven’t signed up for the ASSP Construction Safety Focus, there’s still time! Earn CEUs, join networking sessions, and receive expo access. The entire event is virtual, and starts on Wednesday, August 26. Take advantage of $100 off of all training during 2020!

Click HERE for more information

NV Emergency Directive 028

Jul 29, 2020

On July 28, 2020, Nevada Governor Sisolak released the Declaration of Emergency Directive 028. This supersedes previous directives related to school closures, and identifies required controls for students who will be attending schools in person.

Click HERE to read the directive.