Chapter News

ASSP Awards & Honors

Jun 11, 2018

On Thursday June 21st at 5 pm, the NOVA Chapter will recognize members with an array of awards, as well as a special thanks to our sponsors for their commitment and generosity. This is an excellent opportunity to network with safety & health professionals and to recap the year!

We share in our members’ dedication to making workplaces safe and healthy — recognizing your achievements and your efforts to advance safety.

Our members work hard to create safe work environments in this region. For that, you deserve recognition. We recognize our members with a multitude of awards each year — offering industry recognition that is personally and professionally rewarding.

ASSP offers a multitude of awards to individuals who make great contributions to the safety profession and who drive excellent results within their organizations or for ASSP.

ASSE & Drive Smart Virginia

Feb 02, 2018





Join Us for a Joint Meeting of DRIVE SMART Virginia and the American Society of Safety Engineers

Each April, DRIVE SMART Virginia and ASSE conduct a joint meeting at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety in Ruckersville. This year we have partnered with the NOVA chapter who join us in hosting this multi-chapter event. Plan to join us on April 12th as we tour the facility, view a crash test, enjoy a catered lunch, and get a briefing from IIHS leadership on their latest research and the state of traffic safety. If you have never experienced a crash test at this facility before, it is a one-of-a-kind opportunity. We hope to see you there!

Meeting Details

Date: April 12, 2018

Time: 10:30am to 1:00pm

Location: Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

988 Dairy Road

Ruckersville, VA 22968



The cost of this meeting is $22 and includes a hot catered lunch by Blue Ridge Cafe.

There is limited space available, so please RSVP soon to save your spot!

REGISTER through ASSE Colonial Virginia Chapter Website.


Proposed Amendments to Chapter Bylaws

Jan 02, 2018

This past August, ASSE members made the historic decision to change the organization’s name to the American Society of Safety Professionals.

ASSE members voted to amend Society bylaws to reflect the new name. As a separately incorporated entity, our chapter needs to hold a separate chapter member vote to change the name in our bylaws, as well.

To learn more about these proposed changes:

We will hold a member vote on these proposed changes at an upcoming meeting of the chapter.

2018 Region VI PDC to offer ASP-CSP Prep Course

Nov 06, 2017

September 16-18, 2018: Join Langlois & Weigand for 3 days to gain the knowledge and confidence to pass the ASP or CSP examination with this review of occupational safety & health concepts and test-taking strategies. This workshop will review hundreds of questions addressing the domains covered in the exam blueprint that will guide you toward full competency in the field of occupational safety & health.  Check out the details and save the date!