October 2018 Chapter Happy Hour & Networking Event

Posted: Oct 16, 2018

On October 9th the SF Chapter hosted a Happy Hour Networking Event at District Cocktail & Wine Bar in Old Oakland.

We had a great turnout! Approximately 20 safety professionals showed up to network and hang out with other amazing safety professionals in the Bay Area.

Our next event is Tuesday, November 13th, 11:30am-1pm at Trader Vic’s in Emeryville. Chris Kirkham from Cal/OSHA will be presenting on health rulemaking activities at Cal/OSHA.

We hope to see you there!

(from left to right): Animesh Basu, Paolo Parra, Amish Waland, Tiffany Barnett (VP of Programs) & Jonathan Scruggs (President Elect)

From left to right: Tiffany Barnett (VP of Programs), Jonathan Scruggs (President-Elect) & Amanda Shin (SF Chapter President)

Networking at District

Professional Development Conference Seeking Support Volunteers

Posted: Sep 25, 2018

Purpose: The professional development conference (PDC) volunteers ensures the delivery of a high-quality PDC assistance to chapter members. These volunteers primary responsibility rests with the specific activity assigned.

Open positions:

  • Logistics
  • Programs
  • Publicity

Specific Duties: Open Positions have different functions

To Volunteer: Contact Susan Stucker, 973-525-2753 or Jonathan Scruggs, 


  • Opportunity to network with other safety professionals
  • Earn certification maintenance points

Time Commitment:

  • Depending upon selected time slotted for volunteering


  • Must be an ASSP member in good standing
  • Able to work effectively in a team setting and communicate with diverse audiences


Kick-Off Technical Meeting: Chapter Year ’18-’19

Posted: Sep 19, 2018

We had our first technical meeting of the year on September 19th at Trader Vic’s in Emeryville. Our speaker was Clyde Trombettas from Cal-OSHA’s Process Safety Management (PSM) Unit. We had a discussion about the use of PSM Standard’s Recognized And Generally Accepted Good Engineering Practices (RAGAGEP) requirements in the State of California.

Our next gathering will be a Happy Hour on October 9th at District in Oakland, CA.

RSVP can be found on our Events page. Hope to see you there for an evening of networking!

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