The Pittsburgh Section is part of the national American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) founded in 1939. The AIHA is an international organization made up of more than 10,000 members from every industry worldwide who are dedicated to health and safety in the workplace, community, and environment.
The Pittsburgh AIHA held a virtual PDC via ZOOM on August 26, 2020 from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. The topic was "Returning to Work During the COVID-19 Pandemic". Speakers for this event were Frank J. Pokrywka, Ed.D., CIH and Raffie Sessa, CIH. Thanks to all who participated in this event. The presentation slides were posted on the Pittsburgh AIHA Catalyst site for members who were unable to attend. If you did not receive the link, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Wednesday, July 29, we held the local section summer business meeting via ZOOM. Thank you to the participants who joined the meeting. Meeting minutes are now posted on the Meetings Page and available for your review.
The Mid-Atlantic Safety and Health Alliance, Inc. (MASHA) has decided to postpone the 2020 Safety and Health Conference until October 28, 2021 due to the current COVID-19 restrictions in place at the Regional Learning Alliance (event venue). Any questions can be directed to Bill Bernhart at email@example.com.
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