The West Michigan ASSP Chapter receives Platinum Level Recognition Award for 2020-21. Chapter President Rich DeLeau offers a heart-felt thank-you to every volunteer leader both at the chapter level and the student section level that made this possible.
Tuesday, September 21st, 2021
Topic: Weed in the Workplace – Current Trends
Presenter: Andrew A. Cascini
Wednesday, October 6th, 2021
Topic: Networking/Social: Founders Brewing Co: Centennial Room
Host: Kasey Wesley, GSP, EHS Coordinator at Founders Brewing Co., and Chapter Education Chair
Tuesday, November 30th, 2021
Topic: Making the World Safer Through Technology & Data Click this link to view recorded session
Presenter: Mr. Tom West
Thursday, December 9th, 2021
Topic: GVSU/OSHM Student 2021 Summer Internship Presentations
Presenter: Courtney Aloul, Affiliate Professor
Tuesday, January 25th, 2022
Topic: Construction Safety – Assembly and Disassembly of Crawler Cranes
Presenters: Josh Frantz, Phu Nguyen, Dick Moore & Rich DeLeau
Tuesday, February 22rd, 2022
Topic: Scaffolding – Raising the Bar on Mast Climber Safety Click link to view recorded session.
Presenter: Mr. Clint Bridges – Click to view Presentation slides.
Tuesday, March 22nd, 2022
Presenters: Matthew A. Kinnucan, Motor Carrier Safety Administrator at FMSCA and Brittany DeVries, COSS, N.A. Transportation Safety & Compliance Manager at GFS
Click links below to view Presentation and video
Tuesday & Wednesday, April 12th & 13th, 2022
Tuesday, May 24th, 2022
Presenters: Dir. Frederick Schaible, Deputy Director of the Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, and Dir.Tiffany Carr, Community Relations
Thursday, June 23rd, 2022
Presenter: Bryan Hornik, Golf Event Chair & Immediate Past Chapter President
According to the award committee, The Outstanding Student Section Award recognizes and encourages the activities of the established ASSP student sections at colleges and universities, honoring those sections that make the most significant contributions towards advancing safety education and research. Under the West Michigan Chapter and the leadership of the Facility Advisors: Prof. David Huizen, Ph.D, CIH and Prof. Derek McCormick, J.D., CSP, the ASSP/Grand Valley State University Student Section received a $500.00 stipend from the ASSP Society. Congrats to all.