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ASSP Region VI 2022 PDC

Registration Is Now Open…
for the 36th Annual Region VI PDC on September 14-16, 2022 at the Kingston Plantation Resort in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina with Virtual Pre-conference Workshops on September 12 & 13.

Register Now – Click Here.

Event Schedule

Sponsors and Exhibitors – Register Early to Exhibit in front of 300+ of the Region’s Top Safety Professionals. Secure your Sponsorship or Exhibit booth today – Click Here.

Register Early by 7/1/2022 & Save

  • Register as an Attendee (save $50) – Click here
  • Register as a Sponsor/Exhibitor (save $250) – Click here
  • Sponsor/Exhibitor Opportunities PDF – Click here

Group Discounts – Additional discounts are available for Groups of 3 or more, Save $200 each, e-mail safety@regionsixpdc.com for more details.

CEUs – Attendees will receive 1.2* Continuing Education Unit (CEU) Credits for attending the live 2022 PDC on Wednesday – Friday. An additional 1.6* CEU Credits are available for attending the Virtual Pre-Conference Sessions on Monday and Tuesday (*pending approval).

If you have any questions, please contact Erika May via email safety@regionsixpdc.com or call 661-472-6591.

Daryl See
Region VI PDC Committee ChairASSP Region VI Conference Website

Colonial Virginia Chapter Achieves Gold Level Recognition

The Colonial Virginia Chapter has achieved gold level recognition for the 2020-2021 year.

From the The ASSP Membership & Communities Team:

“This year provided new challenges and ASSP chapters adapted to continue to provide and outstanding value while protecting the health and well-being of their members and local communities. Your efforts benefited your chapter members and the safety profession as a whole. Your chapter’s achievement of this level of success is impressive and greatly appreciated by ASSP.   

“We invite you to participate in the second annual virtual ASSP Awards and Honors Celebration on Tuesday, July 27 at 3:00 p.m. CT. As part of the monthly ASSP Board Connection Series, our “Honoring Our Award Recipients” gathering will be an opportunity for you to engage virtually with Society leaders, award winners and other members. We will highlight our talented and dedicated group of 2021 award recipients and thank them for their outstanding contributions to our Society and the profession. 

“To reserve your seat for our exciting celebration please RSVP “

First Outing Since COVID-19, at Richmond Flying Squirrels

Colonial Virginia ASSP Outing at the Diamond

Play Ball!! Squirrels Win!!

The Colonial Virginia ASSP Chapter had their annual mixer and

Recognition outing to the Diamond to see the Richmond Flying Squirrels

play the Altoona Curve and it was a success all around. First, we overcame a brief rainstorm. Then we met in the Food Lion Party Tent along the Right Field side and had a nice meal. Then Chapter President Avery Carter gave a presentation to our own Jack Sullivan as he won the Safety Professional of the Year for all of Region 6!!!!!

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Sculptor (and ASSP Colonial member) John Meola Creates LOVEwork Promoting Seat Belt Use

(DOSWELL, VA)—DRIVE SMART Virginia and Virginia Farm Bureau have teamed up with sculptor Giovanni “John” Meola to create a permanent LOVEwork at The Meadow Event Park in Caroline County. The new sculpture will be unveiled at 10:30 a.m. May 1 during the inaugural Virginia Farm Festival at The Meadow.

The LOVEwork sculpture is part of DRIVE SMART Virginia’s “Love Clicks” campaign, which reminds vehicle occupants to buckle their seat belts for their loved ones. The Virginia Tourism Corporation’s LOVEworks program is a statewide initiative to promote travel in Virginia and strengthen awareness of the “Virginia is for Lovers” message.

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