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Proposed Amendments to Chapter Bylaws

Posted: Jan 04, 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.

Fire Flashover Simulator – Suffolk Fire Academy

Posted: Dec 06, 2017

 

The Suffolk Fire Academy in Yaphank has a new flashover simulator – thanks to retired FDNY Deputy Chief Joseph DiBernardo and the foundation he runs in his son’s memory. Foundation 

See News 12 coverage:  Dibernardo-memorial-foundation

Establish a Safety Fund

Posted: Aug 19, 2015

Donors can establish a named academic scholarship or professional education grant fund through the ASSP Foundation. Scholarships and grants advance the safety profession and provide national recognition for the donor. The Foundation manages the administrative details of this program and works with the donor to provide qualified award recipients each year.

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