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January 12, 2021 – A Practical Look at Machine Guarding for Injury Prevention and OSHA Compliance

When:

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

11:45 AM to 1:00 PM

Webinar: Call-in details below

Please register for ASSP Greater San Jose Chapter Technical Meeting – A Practical Look at Machine Guarding for Injury Prevention and OSHA Compliance on Jan 12, 2021 11:45 AM PST at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5050081505220982543

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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About the Presenter

Scott Swaaley is the founder of MAKESafe Tools, Inc. (www.makesafetools.com), a Southern California-bas

Activities slated for 2020-2021

WISE Members:
As we end the year of 2020, we want to once again thank our core members who have provided activities and/or participated in support of those events throughout the year. Congrats to ASSP GSJC – WISE Section for receiving a 2020 ChapterWise Platinum Distinction award. As we begin 2021, we want to announce a few changes to the Board and discuss the plans for the upcoming year and past months of 2020.


Due to the Shelter in Place, some events were moved to virtual events, and as such, we appreciate those who are speaking on behalf of WISE and/or for a WISE event through this media. For the upcoming Fall PDC, we have been advised by the Executive Committee that it will not be in person.


There are several activities to get involved in, and we are open to using more input in hosting or participating in these events. From our Survey in August, we were asked to have monthly networking events. Every 21st of the month, we have a WISE event posted and published on sj.assp.org and the


Mighty Networks as well as LinkedIn.


November:
November 18, 2020 WISE Webinar Elections 2020: Impact on the Future of OSH Activities
November 21, 2020 GoToMeeting Board Meeting and Discussion on change in Board – Introducing
Jocelyn Jackson as the new WISE Social Committee Board Chair
December:
December 10, 2020 Donation Drive for Holiday gifts for Salinas, CA, and Zappos online.
December 17, 2020 WISE Virtual Networking Event – Holiday Party Society
December 19, 2020 WISE ASSP Celebration gift for the Communications Chair
December 21, 2020 WISE Virtual Networking Social – Holiday Party San Jose
December 23, 2020 WISE ASSP Celebration gifts distributed to WISE Social Committee Members
January:
January 11, 2021 Videotaping and Preparation for Feb Webinar on Cannabis Processing in CA
January 21, 2021 WISE Virtual Networking Social – Preparing for STEM Training

WISE Virtual Networking Event 12/17/20

WISE Virtual Networking Event

Dec 17, 2020 06:30 PM

Central Time (US and Canada)

Meeting ID: 923 8111 2223
‘Tis the season of joy and happiness and celebrating the year with friends and colleagues. And while 2020 has been a year full of challenges for all of us, it’s still important to spend time together for no other reason than to laugh and enjoy the relationships we’ve all created within ASSP and WISE.
That’s why we hope you’ll join us for our 2020 WISE Virtual Holiday Social on Thursday, Dec. 17 from 7:30-9:30EST. We’ll have some breakout options to connect in smaller groups, and there will be trivia games played for fun and bragging rights ONLY (sorry, no prizes awarded!).
Come with your favorite food or drink dressed in whatever makes you happiest and let’s have some much needed and well-deserved fun! 🙂
See the ASSP Community NEWS for registration page.

Greater San Jose WISE and ASSP Holiday Social 12-21-20

Event date: Monday, December 21, 2020

Time:  4-6 pm

Please join our meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/777091301

You can also dial in using your phone.

(For supported devices, tap a one-touch number below to join instantly).

United States: +1 (408) 650-3123

One-touch: tel:+14086503123, 777091301#

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Dress Attire:  Wear red and white, or anything that expresses the holiday spirit

Activities: There will be sometime for networking and virtual games such as Scattegories or Kahoot

Also, ‘tis the time for giving.  Please donate to a special cause, there will be other opportunities during social.

            Holiday Donation to WISE Education Grant

December Charitable Activities

Happy Holidays Greater San Jose Chapter Members!

This year will surely be different for all of us as we continue to navigate life in the midst of the pandemic.  Usually we host a holiday lunch in December with a giving component, such as a canned food or toy drive.  Due to the ongoing meeting restrictions, we will not be hosting a chapter meeting in December.  Rather, we encourage you, as your time or finances allow, to give back to your communities and to projects and causes that bring meaning to you.  There are many charities and organizations that need assistance, especially this year.

Here are a few ideas:Safety:

Our next chapter technical meeting will be January 12, 11:45 am – 1 pm:  A Practical Look at Machine Guarding for Injury Prevention and OSHA Compliance.  Keep an eye on your email for registration information.  Chapter meetings will remain virtual for the foreseeable future.

From all of us on the Executive Committee, we wish you a safe and healthy holiday season.