News

March Meeting on Aerial Lift Safety

Posted: Mar 19, 2018

Charlie Vasconez, Safety Director of All-Tech Decorating Company, had an aerial lift in the parking lot of Maggiano’s and did a demonstration for the group after his presentation.

Chapter by-laws updates voting results

Posted: Mar 12, 2018

Voting results for the Chapter Bylaws Amendment Motion

Motion 1: Organizational Name Change

Move to change ASSE Northeastern Illinois Bylaws Article 1, Name and the Articles of Incorporation

from:“Sec. 1: The name of this organization shall be the Northeastern Illinois Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers, hereinafter referred to as ASSE or the Society.”

to:“Sec. 1: The name of this organization shall be the Northeastern Illinois Chapter of the American Societ yof Safety Professionals, hereinafter referred to as ASSP or the Society.”

Note: All subsequent references to the name of the organization within the bylaws document will be updated to reflect the new name of the organization.

72 total votes:

Approve: 88%

Did not approve: 13%

 

Proposed Amendments to Chapter Bylaws

Posted: Jan 08, 2018

This past August, ASSE members made the historic decision to change the organization’s name to the American Society of Safety Professionals.

ASSE members voted to amend Society bylaws to reflect the new name. As a separately incorporated entity, our chapter needs to hold a separate chapter member vote to change the name in our bylaws, as well.

To learn more about these proposed changes:

We plan on taking a vote on February 16 at 12:30 p.m. during our monthly meeting in Schaumburg.

2017 Northern Illinois Food Bank Volunteer Event Success!

Posted: Dec 08, 2017

Together with the Three Rivers Chapter, the NEIL Chapter members packed 8910 lbs of food, providing 7425 meals for hungry neighbors in Northern Illinois! Thank you to all who came out to support this wonderful cause.

More Meeting Opportunities!

Posted: Oct 20, 2017

Please visit the Three Rivers Chapter website https://threerivers.asse.org/ for their event schedule. You might be able to make some of their meetings if you can’t make it to ours!