Registration is now open for our next event! Please join us on March 18, 2015 - 12:00-2:30 PM for a hot buffet lunch at The Bistro at Bella Sera, followed by a presentation titled: Health and Safety in the Oil and Gas Industry: Construction to Production. Presenter Pat Carfagna, CIH (Consol Energy) will present on the phases of natural gas well development and the health and safety hazards associated with each phase. Particular attention will be given to the completions (commonly called “fracing”) portion of the operation, and the technology that has been deployed to reduce silica exposure. Click Here to Register ONLINE at the next meeting page.
The Pgh. AIHA 2015-2016 Election has officially begun! You should have received voting instructions via email from ElectionBuddy. Please take a minute to participate in the election. The candidates are as follows:
President-Elect: Dennis Kelly (Current Director) - Sunoco Logistics
Director: Matt Zock, MS, CIH - FedEx Ground
Secretary: Frank Pokrywka, CIH (Incumbent) - University of Pittsburgh
If you have any questions, or are having trouble submitting your vote, contact Christy Kirsch at email@example.com.
The latest newsletter is now posted - Please take a few minutes to look. Contents include:
A big THANK YOU to Joe Hughes for his presentation, and the 30 attendees at this event. Also, special thanks goes out to AM Health & Safety for sponsoring the meeting location and refreshments.
January 21, 2015, 1:00-3:00 PM Presented by Joseph A. Hughes, Jr. CIEC, MRS, President of IAQ Training Institute, LLC (IAQTI). Please join the Pittsburgh AIHA for our first event of the year that will be hosted by AM Health & Safety located in Robinson, PA. The event will include a 2-hour presentation / discussion of building science and mold investigations including other types of IEQ issues and the role understanding building science plays in these investigations.
The 2015 renewal season is underway. The National AIHA began membership renewal in October for 2015. Local section (LS) members are encouraged to pay their LS dues through the National AIHA. Please note: as approved in our Local Section Bylaws at the end of September, the annual dues has increased to $25.
Click here for the link for dues renewal through National AIHA, either national or non-national AIHA members can pay online through this link. National AIHA members, please remember to check the box for Pittsburgh local section dues when you submit your payment. Non-national AIHA members who have paid through Natl. AIHA can log in with their previously created user ID/password. If you have not created a profile, you will need to “Sign Up as a New Individual” to be able to pay through National AIHA. You can also visit the National AIHA Membership page for more information.
To pay 2015 dues directly to Pittsburgh AIHA (do not set up National AIHA account) you can click below to pay through PayPal. You can pay with a credit card through PayPal without creating an account.
If you have any questions, or want a paper invoice sent via U.S. Mail, please contact Christy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 724-941-5084.