Chapter News

Upcoming Events – Save the Dates

  • Drive Smart/IIHS April 2024
  • Flying Squirrels Friday June 7, 2024
  • VOSH Conf VAB June 9-15, 2024
  • Drive Smart Summit Richmond, VA Aug. 8-9
  • ASSP National Mtg Denver CO Aug 7-9, 2024
  • ASSP Region VI PDC VAB Sept. 18-20, 2024
  • ASSP National Mtg Orlando July 22-24, 2025
  • NSC National Mtg. Orlando Sept. 16-18, 2024
  • NSC National Mtg. Denver Sept. 15-17, 2025

Exciting Sponsorship Opportunity Alert!

Join hands with the Colonial Virginia Chapter of the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) and support local Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) professionals in their quest for a safer world!

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Founded in 1911, ASSP stands as the oldest and most distinguished safety organization globally. Our mission is to promote workplace safety and protect lives through education, advocacy, and professional development.

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By becoming a sponsor, you’ll have the unique opportunity to connect with hundreds of local EHS professionals who are at the forefront of safety initiatives in the Colonial Virginia region.

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In Memoriam – Honoring the Life and Impact of Janet Brooking

DRIVE SMART Virginia Executive Director Janet Brooking passed away November 13, 2023, after a courageous fight with cancer. Janet led the traffic safety nonprofit for nearly 20 years. She was also an active member of the Colonial Virginia chapter of ASSP for many years and will be missed. Click here to view her tribute hosted by DRIVE SMART Virginia.

A memorial service will be held at Oak Chapel Baptist Church, 11415 Montford Road, Orange, VA, at 11:00 am on Friday, November 17th, with a reception to follow. Click here for more service details and to view the obituary.

Professional Safety Journal

Each peer-reviewed issue of Professional Safety offers practical guidance, techniques and solutions to help occupational safety and health (OSH) professionals identify hazards, protect people, prevent injuries, improve work environments and educate management that investing in safety is a sound business strategy. Annual subscription is included with your membership.

WISE Mentoring Program

The WISE Mentoring program successfully connects today’s most talented and experienced women mentors with rising and aspiring mentees. This pairing is designed to encourage and empower mentees to more effectively advance their careers through alignment with identified business objective, skill development, career option consideration, and network formation. All discussions are strictly confidential between the two parties. If you are an SH&E practitioner seeking to chart a successful career path or a seasoned pro eager to share experiences and insight, please visit the ASSP WISE website for more information.