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ASSP Greater San Jose Chapter & San Francisco Chapter – February 12, 2019 Joint Technical Training:

Posted: Jan 16, 2019

February Training Announcement

Title: Office Relief Showroom Tour in San Leandro

Latest Ergonomic Trends What’s Now, What Works, and What’s the Best Option for You! – Part 2

Overview: 

If you missed our Technical Training session on January 8th in Santa Clara, here’s your chance to attend this training topic. This session will be held at the Office Relief Showroom in San Leandro, CA.

Office Relief’s Founder, Paul Blaubach, will be presenting the latest ergonomic product trends and new products being offered in the market. One of Office Relief’s biggest growth areas is Home Workers.  He will discuss how companies are dealing with this growing part of the workforce working from home.  Also, with the prices of table bases significantly more affordable, his talk will focus on options available along with some of the new desk top sit-stands that are finally ergonomically correct.  Additionally, because the ergonomic product industry is always evolving, Mr. Blaubach will introduce variety of new products like the following:

  • Ergotron WorkFit-TX Standing Desk Converter with Adjustable Drop-Down Keyboard Tray
  • Mousetrapper
  • Goldtouch Newtral 3 Medium Mouse
  • Logitech MX Vertical Mouse
  • Contour Design Unimouse
  • Penclic Mini Keyboard
  • Score Bench Height Foot Rest

Learning Objectives: Attendees will leave the presentation with new knowledge regarding:

  1. New ergonomic product offerings
  2. Basic discussion points when discussing sit/stand vs. desktop options
  3. New ergonomic peripheral products in the market

 

About the Presenter: Office Relief is a leader in providing ergonomic office furniture & accessories to small and large companies.  Established in 1991 by Paul Blaubach, Founder/President, his vision for Office Relief was to support the ergonomics field, health & safety professionals, and worker’s compensation insurance companies by being their one-stop shop for the best ergonomic products available on the market.  Office Relief’s ownership has a combined 70 years of experience in developing successful programs with our customers.  The requirements for success often are fast lead times, budget friendly solutions, product evaluation, training, and proper installation of the delivered solution.

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When: Tuesday February 12, 2019

Chapter Meeting Doors Open at 11:30 AM Program Starts at Noon

Where: Office Relief Showroom 516 McCormick Street San Leandro, CA 94577

COST: $28 members with reservations   

$33 non-members and members without reservations

We accept cash, checks or credit cards.

For Reservations, click here.

Reservation deadline is February 11 at 5:00 p.m.

ASSP Greater San Jose Chapter and BAESG Joint Holiday Dinner on Dec 12, 2018

Posted: Jan 08, 2019

The Annual ASSP Greater San Jose Chapter/Bay Area Environmental Safety Group Holiday Dinner held on December 12th, 2018 at Mariani’s in Santa Clara was a great success. Thank you to all attendees that provided raffle prizes for our charitable donation to the United Way of Northern California.

We raised $308 for California wildfire victims! 

ASSP Greater San Jose Chapter Spring 2019 Scholarship

Posted: Jan 08, 2019

The ASSP Greater San Jose Chapter is excited to offer two $1,000 scholarships to college students interested in environmental health and safety.  The attached flyer contains details on eligibility and how to apply.  Please share the information among your networks and encourage any college students you know to apply.  Preference will be given to applicants in the greater San Jose area, but all applications are welcome. Applications are due by March 31, 2019.

Please direct any questions to scholarship@sj.assp.org.

Spring 2019 Scholarship Flyer Google Docs