On Wednesday, July 29, we will hold the local section summer business meeting via ZOOM. All members are welcome and encouraged to join the meeting! Click here for more details and online registration posted on the meeting page.
New opportunity in Pittsburgh --
This position is oversees existing organizational compliance with local, state, federal, and international EH&S regulations for a Global Manufacturer. Reporting to the Global Director of Technology and Business Development. Interfaces with Senior Leadership, domestic and global sales force, marketing, purchasing, and manufacturing functions; customers, suppliers, technical consultants.
Details of this job opportunity and requirements can be found here: https://www.pittsburghaiha.org/job-postings.html
Reminder to visit your ONLINE CLASSROOM -- One great benefit provided by our local section is an AIHA eLearning Lite subscription. As a member of our local section, you can login, view, and obtain credit for up to five AIHA eLearning webinars per year. Save time, money, and earn credit contact hours towards maintaining your certification. AIHA webinars can cost $100-200 per individual registration. By taking advantage of our local section subscription, you can save hundreds (or thousands) of dollars on your continuing education.
Details were sent in an email to all 2020 PAID Pittsburgh AIHA Members from National AIHA -- Each should see the following 2020 webinars in their classroom:
IMPORTANT - YOU MUST BE CURRENT 2020 DUES-PAYING MEMBER. Our Pgh. AIHA subscription roster includes only members current on their 2020 dues. Pgh. AIHA 2020 Corporate Sponsors and students / retired members (dues waived) are already included in the roster. If you are unsure of your membership status, please contact Christy at email@example.com
Since 1939, the American Industrial Hygiene Association has been the premier organization serving those who work in industrial hygiene. Now, changes in our industry are inspiring changes at AIHA.
Although more than half of AIHA’s nearly 8,500 members are Certified Industrial Hygienists, our industry is expanding beyond IH to include EHS generalists and “technician-level” practitioners. At AIHA, we embrace this growth and evolution.
Evolving the brand. In order to enhance our member services and recruit the next generation of professionals into our ranks, we felt it was time to evolve our brand—to better reflect the evolution in the industry and remain relevant to all industry stakeholders.
On June 30, 2020, AIHA’s Board President, Lindsay Cook, CIH, CSP, FAIHA, AIHA’s CEO, Larry Sloan and AIHA’s Managing Director of Marketing and Communications, Sue Marchese, held a town hall webinar to answer questions from members about the brand evolution. The recording is now available for the public.
Find all the details related to this subject, including the recording here: https://www.aiha.org/about-aiha/aiha-brand-evolution
The Mid-Atlantic Safety and Health Alliance, Inc. (MASHA) is pleased to announce the date of the 2020 Safety and Health Conference: Thursday, October 29, 2020. The 2020 Conference is the 12th annual conference and will be held at the Regional Learning Alliance Center in Cranberry Township, PA.The 2020 Conference will feature an Opening Keynote Speaker and sessions in the RLA Great Room for all attendees, including an update from the OSHA Pittsburgh Area Office. Continuing education credits will be available for conference attendees.
The conference also includes an Exhibit Area in the Atrium featuring local safety and health organizations. The Exhibitor Area will be open throughout the conference.
Since MASHA was established in 2007, they have held an annual conference in western Pennsylvania with educational opportunities reflective of our diversity in occupational safety and health. Each year the list of attendees grows and includes professionals from a wide range of industries and students from Slippery Rock University, West Virginia University, Fairmont State University, and Carnegie Mellon University to name a few.
Conference details and on-line registration is available at www.mashasafetyconference.org.
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