August 3rd Compliance Deadline: OSHA’s New Confined Space Regulation for Construction

Posted on May 14, 2015 in Chapter News, News, Region News, Society News

On August 3, 2015 a final standard for OSHA’s construction work in confined spaces will take effect. The new standard, Subpart AA of 29 CFR 1926, has requirements for practices and procedures to protect employees engaged in construction activities at a worksite with one or more confined spaces.Read more >

Congratulations John Jonnalagadda, Ph.D.

Posted on May 14, 2015 in Chapter News, News, Region News, Society News

Dr. John Jonnalagadda standing next to the Texas Tech Class Ring Monument following his graduation this May. The ASSE South Plains Chapter would like to congratulate ASSE Student Member, John B. Jonnalagadda for completing his dissertation and achieving his Ph.D.Read more >

Public Comment Period Open for the Lubbock County LEPC

Posted on Apr 27, 2015 in Blog, Chapter News, News, Region News

Written public comment is invited during the month of May 2015 on any aspect of the Lubbock County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC), its organization, membership, functions, planning process, and/or purpose.Read more >

April Chapter Meeting hosted FMSCA’s Joanne Cisneros on Hazmat Transportation

Posted on Apr 24, 2015 in Blog, Chapter News, News, Region News, Society News

Joanne Cisneros, Division Administrator for the Texas Division of the US DOT Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration in Austin speaking at the April ASSE meeting.Read more >

Remembering ASSE South Plains Chapter Past President: Nick Scott Millis (Feb. 19, 1952 – April 9, 2015)

Posted on Apr 17, 2015 in Blog, Chapter News, News, Region News, Society News

by Renee Witherspoon, South Plains Chapter President August 15, 2006 Nick Millis receives the ASSE South Plains Chapter Presidents plaque. Left to Right: Renee Witherspoon, Mike Proper, Nick Millis and Paul Cotter.Read more >