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Proposed Amendments to Chapter Bylaws
Posted - Feb 15, 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.

ASSE Coastal Bend Chapter 2018 Scholarships
Posted - Nov 27, 2017

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Coastal Bend Chapter will be awarding a $500 scholarship to an area high school senior student.  The scholarship must be used towards college tuition and books. Students planning to pursue a college degree in the safety, fire, health, or environmental fields are encouraged to apply.

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Coastal Bend Chapter will also be awarding a $500 scholarship to a college student next spring.  The scholarship must be used towards college tuition and books. The student should have a minimum of twelve semester hours remaining towards their degree.  Students pursuing a degree in the safety, fire, health, or environmental fields are encouraged to apply.

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Hurricane Season Preparedness Tips
Posted - Sep 30, 2016

ASSE urges everyone to prepare for emergencies in their businesses, schools and homes. To help you, important information can be found on the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) web site at www.osha.gov and the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) web site at www.nws.noaa.gov.

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