The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) held its 2019 EHSS India Professional Development Conference (PDC) at Hotel Holiday Inn, Aerocity, New Delhi with a theme of Addressing Emerging Challenges in Environment Health Safety and Sustainability (EHSS) Profession. The event was jointly being organized by all ASSP Chapters in India with support from National Road Safety Council, Ministry of Road Transport and Highway, Government of India and National Safety Council (NSC) of India, Ministry of Labor, Government of India. The conference was inaugurated by Respected Sri Abhay Damleji, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport and Highway, Government of India as the Chief Guest of the event. It was opened by Rixio Medina, President of ASSP, United States (US). The Conference provided an opportunity to EHSS professionals to learn on the emerging challenges with changes in economy, disruptive business changes and how to use technology for overcoming these challenges.
The Journey to form an ASSP Gujarat Chapter began in 2012 for activities to promote ASSP Membership. The task force was formed to take the flag across the Gujarat State of India. Since then, several TFC meetings, and technical get-to-gather seminars and symposia were organized under the umbrella of ASSP.
With the consent from 51 members and the ASSP Global Region IX VP and the Area 3 Director, an ASSP Gujarat Chapter launching ceremony was conducted on February 10, 2019, Sunday. The program was attended by eighty (80) HSE Professionals from various industries of the Gujarat State including dignitaries from local industry and business community; just to name a few; Pravin Parikh, CEO, Trivedi Associates, Pradip Parikh, Owner, Parikh Associates and Hemant Shah CEO, Shanti Consulting Engineers, Approved Cylinder Testing Shop and Suruchi Industries CCOE approved Emergency Kit.Read More
The ASSP Telangana chapter conducted a 3 hour program for Tata Strive, Skill Development Center, Hyderabad, to close out National Road Safety Week at India.