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Scholarship and Professional Education Grant Award from Central Florida Chapter
Posted - Apr 13, 2017

This year, the ASSE Foundation awarded $303,665 in scholarship and grant funds to 116 members of the safety community. The Central Florida Chapter scholarship was awarded to Ms. Ashley Garner, a student at Auburn University.  Thanks to donations from Central Florida Chapter members and others in our community, our scholarship through the Foundation is funded in perpetuity and will support students in pursuit of a degree in the Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) field.  Congratulations, Ashley and thank you to all who have contributed to the scholarship fund!

 

 

Agricultural Safety – Your farm is trying to kill you
Posted - Apr 13, 2017

“Far from a bucolic idyll, farming in America is one of its most dangerous professions.  And almost no one is trying to change that.” (Ian Kullgren, 04/12/17).  Click link below to read this interesting article with the latest statistics on farm safety.

http://www.politico.com/agenda/story/2017/04/the-most-dangerous-jobs-in-america-000395

CGA 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo in Orlando 2017
Posted - Mar 06, 2017

March 14-16, 2017
Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando, Florida

An annual event dedicated to providing educational content with concern for protecting buried assets. Infrastructure Resources, LLC works with the endorsement, sponsorship and partnership of major organizations and associations in the underground industry.

Free registration:http://cgaconference.com/

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