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May 12, 2020 Virtual Meeting Recording is Available for Playback!

Posted: May 12, 2020

May 12, 2020  

CIL ASSP Virtual Chapter Meeting – Recording is now available!

A special thank you to Jeff Clarkson for presenting our second Virtual Chapter Meeting for the Central Illinois Chapter of ASSP!

The meeting was a great success with nearly 30 participants on the call and online screen presentation.  A recording of the meeting is now available at the following link.  Simply click on the link to view and listen to the entire meeting!

https://fccdl.in/jdq70eKrlM

Chrome is a recommended browser to view the recording link.

You can also listen to an audio only recording of the meeting through your phone.  Simply dial 978-990-5092 and enter Access Code 178610# and then Reference Number 2#.  The audio will playback over your phone and the voice prompts will explain how to fast forward, rewind or pause the playback.  Our meeting details were as follows:

Tuesday May 12, 2020 at 1:30pm Central Time

Program:

ASSP Virtual Chapter Meeting

Improving a Safety & Health Program

Featured Speaker – Jeff Clarkson, CSP, CHC, CHFM, EMT-B

Jeff is a Safety Professional with 17 years of experience in a variety of management and leadership positions. In his professional career he has worked in manufacturing, construction, and healthcare. He currently serves as a Volunteer Firefighter / Safety Officer with the Downs Community Fire Protection District and has 20 years of experience in the Fire Service, both as a volunteer and career Firefighter/Paramedic.  In 2016 he obtained the CSP designation.  He has continued his studies and is nearly finished with his MBA.  In 2005, he established Chief Safety Services, LLC and is currently negotiating to incorporate a new consulting firm with a focus on developing a data analytics and web-based safety management platform, on the leading edge of the future for the industry.

Location:

Virtual Meeting

April 14, 2020 – Virtual Chapter Meeting Recording Playback is Available

Posted: Apr 14, 2020

April 14, 2020

Virtual Chapter Meeting – Recording Playback is Available

A special thank you to Russ Prechtl for presenting our first Virtual Chapter Meeting for the Central Illinois Chapter of ASSP!

The meeting was a great success with nearly 30 participants on the call and online screen presentation.  A recording of the meeting is now available at the following link.  Simply click on the link to view and listen to the entire meeting!

https://fccdl.in/erXcHBdMYf

Chrome is a recommended browser to view the recording link.

You can also listen to an audio only recording of the meeting through your phone.  Simply dial 978-990-5092 and enter Access Code 178610# and then Reference Number 1#.  The audio will playback over your phone and the voice prompts will explain how to fast forward, rewind or pause the playback.

As mentioned in previous communications and in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ASSP has mandated that all in-person events be postponed or cancelled through May 15, 2020; or move the event to a virtual format.

Our meeting details were as follows:

When: April 14, 2020 at 1:30pm Central Time

Who: Russ Prechtl, CSP Sr. Analyst, Health & Safety Compliance SABIC

Russ Prechtl is a health, safety, and emergency service professional with 32 years of experience across a broad range of industries, leadership and training functions, and diverse groups. Currently a certified safety professional in a chemical plant, OSHA Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Special Government Employee, Joliet Jr. College Adjunct Instructor, and practicing EMT-Paramedic. Russ also serves as member of the Central Illinois Chapter of ASSP Executive Committee.

What: Safety Culture Lessons Learned – The Journey from ‘Do Nothing’ Safety Committee to Dynamic Teams

Where: Virtual Meeting!

WISE Mentoring Program

Posted: Mar 05, 2019

The WISE Mentoring program successfully connects today’s most talented and experienced women mentors with rising and aspiring mentees. This pairing is designed to encourage and empower mentees to more effectively advance their careers through alignment with identified business objective, skill development, career option consideration, and network formation. All discussions are strictly confidential between the two parties. If you are an SH&E practitioner seeking to chart a successful career path or a seasoned pro eager to share experiences and insight, please visit the ASSP WISE website for more information.

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