2022 WMASSP Annual Chapter Student Scholarship Golf Outing

The four person scramble was held June 23, 2022 at the Meadows at Grand Valley State University.

Team W. Soule & Co. received 1st place and each member received a free 18-hole round with a cart at The Meadows.

The Grand Prize for a fully-stocked Yeti cooler was won by Jim McGlothlin from Team VEM Systems.

The Herman Miller’s Embody Chair was won by Patryk Biel from Team BHS.

Team JR Automation each received the consolation prize of a Starbucks’ gift card.

Team CaptainTeam NameScoreRanking
Patrick WolockoTeam W. Soule & Co.571
Jourdan DeLeauTeam BHS Insurance572*
Zach MikulecTeam GVSU593
Eric KriegerTeam HNI604
Chris SmithTeam First Companies615
Lauren MillerTeam MillerKnoll636
Jeff BajemaFabcon Precast636
James WintersTeam OVD Insurance647
David BymalecTeam U.S. Manufacturing668
Ryan WiseTeam GVSU679
Derek McCormickTeam Douglas W. Crim, PLC6810
Colin BoughnerTeam Dan Vos Construction6911
Brian OczepekTeam Kent Power6911
Greg AdamsTeam Evolved Safety7012
Mitch CarsonTeam Cincinnati Insurance7213
Derrick ScheidelTeam Continental Diary Facilities7213
Jim McGlothlinTeam VEM System, LLC7714
Stephanie WalshTeam JR Automation7915
*Team W. Soule & Co and Team BHS Insurance tied for 1st-place.
Tie-breaker hole: Team BHS par and Team W. Soule 1 under par.

Dangerous Chemicals Hiding in Everyday Products

This “Common Chemicals” presentation was developed to help attendees review chemical characteristics and hazards.

Rich Mahaney
Rich Mahaney

How these chemicals are used and where they can be found in our communities.  Often, people get alarmed when dangerous industrial chemicals are produced, transported and used in areas in which we work, play and live in. The same people, to include many of us, are totally unaware or the hidden dangers of simple, common, everyday chemicals can seriously harm us  in our daily lives. Come and learn why this presentation was put together to help industry loss prevention people, emergency responders and emergency managers be smarter about the chemicals around them in their work, industries and transportation!  What information do you need to make emergency decisions?

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FMCSA Updates Safety Management System (SMS) Website

Matt and Brittany provided the latest updates in which those responsible for overseeing the safety compliance requirements of their commercial fleet. The FMCSA’s redesigned Safety Measurement System (SMS), with the purpose to providing easier access to resources to help carriers improve safety compliance was reviewed. Additionally, what’s public (BASIC) and what’s private information (Crash Indicators and HazMat Compliance) was reviewed.

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WM-ASSP March 2022 Meeting FMCSA Safety Management System (SMS) Video

Matthew A. Kinnucan, Motor Carrier Safety Administrator at FMSCA

Brittany DeVries obtained her OSHM degree from Grand Valley State University. She has nine year of professional safety experience covering electrical utility companies such as DTE Energy and Kent Power and interstate commercial transportation. She is also a Certified Occupational Safety Specialist.

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FMCSA Michigan Division Outreach Presentation Slides