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Metro NY AIHA Free Virtual Meeting

Metro NY AIHA Local Section October 19, 2022 Virtual Meeting: Laboratory Safety and Management of Change

Guest Speaker: Vince Daliessio, CIH

EHS Division Manager, Pennoni Associates

Topic: Laboratory Safety and Management of Change

Where: Virtual

When: Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at 6pm EST

Attendance Fee: Free for All

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FREE – Safety, Health, and Environmental Conference

The Puerto Rico Field Federal Safety and Health Council (PRFFSHC) invites you to their 4th Annual Safety, Health, and Environmental Conference – Strengthening your EHS Culture.

The Conference is free of charge and is open to the federal, state, and private sectors. All sessions will be delivered in English.

Dates:             October 26-27, 2022

Platform:        MS Teams

Topics (subject to change):

·                OSHA Update

·                OSHA’s Role in Emergency Response

·                The Monkeypox pandemic: A public health emergency

·                Most Frequently Cited Standards

·                Utilizing drones to enhance investigations

·                OSHA Enforcement in the Federal Sector

·                Ergonomics – The Body Dimension project

·                Investigating Odor Complaints

·                Understanding Lead in Paint: Sampling, Sample Result           Interpretation, and Remedial Actions

·                Earthquakes – Beyond the basics

·                Dog Bites Prevention

·                Improving our Emotional Intelligence

If you would like to attend the Conference and have not registered yet, please do so at https://forms.gle/ndfhzFB7TTXzhxMK7. Spaces are limited; access to the Conference will be granted on a first come, first served basis.

Flynn’s Fire Island Dinner Cruise

Join ASSP Long Island Chapter for our end-of-chapter-year event on Thursday, August 25th at 7:00pm. This will feature an evening boat cruise on “The Moonchaser” from Captree over to Flynn’s on Fire Island for a Lobster/Prime Rib Buffet.

The cost of the meeting is $10 for members and $20 for guests, which will include dinner and the boat ride over. Seating is limited, RSVP ASAP!

Please note, the boat leaves from the dock at 7:00pm sharp, so please arrive at 6:45pm the latest. The boat leaves Fire Island at 10:30pm to return to Captree.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Register Here

Discounted Wilderness First Aid, Survival Course and Certification

Join Survival Med, an affiliate of the Wilderness Medical Society for a live Zoom course taught by wilderness medicine physicians. This $35 interactive course will include live step-by-step instructions on dressing wounds and stopping bleeding, tying tourniquets, creating splints, treating hypothermia, improvising braces for injuries, demonstrating use of a basic medical kit, and more. To earn the Wilderness First Aid certification, you can take a short exam after the course (included in the cost). Additional information including available dates/times and registration details can be found at the following link:

https://survivalmedonline.org/wilderness-first-aid