® WELCOME - New Bakersfield Chapter Members! Sean Moyna ARB Inc
® Thanks for Renewing! Brad Aragon County of Kern Sam Aunai Taft College
® Thanks for Renewing! Ernie Ernest ESI David Flores Grimmway Enterprises Inc
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® Members are always welcome to attend chapter executive board meetings. Next Executive Board Meeting is scheduled for Oct AM at Hodel’s
® Welcome Guests! Today’s Topic Preventing Slips, Trips & Falls Strategies for Identifying and Reducing Risks
® Welcome Guests! Today’s Scheduled Speaker Fred Norton, MS, CPE Technical Director Risk Control Services Liberty Mutual Insurance
® Bakersfield Chapter Dues Reduction Announcement Reduced Dues amount in effect July 1, 2013 Now only $15/yr Bakersfield chapter has matched the lowest chapter annual dues amount in the society. (Voted by BC Executive Board on Feb 28 Previous Chapter Dues amount was $25/yr.)
® Membership Q&A #1 Do I have to be an engineer to join ASSE? Answer: No A better name for the organization would probably be American Society of Safety Professionals.
® Membership Q&A #2 Do I have to be a full time safety pro or be certified to be eligible for membership in ASSE? Answer: No There are different categories of membership including Associate Member (provides services or cooperates with safety), Member & Professional Member
® Membership Q&A #3 How much does it cost to join? Answer: It’s about $190 first year and $165 after that.
® Congratulations to Tony Mejia with Braun Electric who recently completed the requirements to become a Certified Safety Professional® (CSP)
® Congratulations to Joe Canas with Kern County Environmental Health who recently completed the requirements to become a Certified Safety Professional® (CSP)
® Congratulations to Tim Day with Safety Management Systems (SMS) who recently completed the requirements to become an Occupational Health and Safety Technologist® (OHST)
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® Congratulations to Colton Bryan with The Walsh Group who has completed the requirements for a degree in Health Science with a concentration in Occupational Health & Safety from CSU-Sacramento
® Congratulations to Ryan Farler who has completed the requirements for a degree in Environmental Resource Mgmt. with a concentration in Occupational Health & Safety from CSUB
® Congratulations to Laura Medrano who has completed the requirements for a degree in Industrial Health and Safety from Taft College
® You Are the KEY.... Committee Volunteer Opportunities See Mark, Michael or Chris Newsletter Programs Committee 2015 Symposium New Member Welcome Many More We Need You!
® ASSE Safe Employee Award Recognizes people for protecting people, property or the environment. Raises awareness & promotes ASSE. Nominated by Bakersfield Chapter member Nominee does not have –be an ASSE member –to have a safety or environmental position. For more info –go to Downloads at
® The OHST / ASP Study Group 2nd & 4th Mondays from 6:00-7:30 pm California Safety Training Corporation (CSTC) 2130 Brundage Lane For Info - Mark Ruder Cell ext 119 office
® The OHST / ASP Study Group meets on the 2nd and 4th Monday at 6:00 pm We study from materials offered by SPAN International Training. You can purchase the work books from training.com. Call Mark if you have questions on which set of books you need to purchase. Mark Ruder (661) (Cell)