Message from ASSP Nigeria Chapter President

Jul 24, 2018

Firstly, let me congratulate all chapter members on the transition from ASSE (American Society of Safety Engineers) to ASSP (American Society of Safety Professionals). After more than 100 years, our Society has changed its name and branding to ASSP. This gives me immense pleasure to welcome you all to the ASSP Nigeria Chapter year 2018-19.

I would like to inform all chapter members that our priority is the repositioning of our great chapter. On that note, the chapter executives would like to hear from you through the membership survey to be carried out soon. Also, we plan to focus on membership development through series of webinars and technical papers presentation during the chapter year 2018-19.

Please note that the following volunteer leaders will be taking over leadership positions for the chapter year 208-2019 effective July 1, 2018.

2018-19 Executive Officers

Daniel Osadiaye, President

Nsikak A. Ekam, President Elect

Ebele Chiatula, Secretary

Bunkunola Ayo, Treasurer

Dr.Ukandu Ogechukwu, Delegate

Dapo Omolade, Education Chair

FEK Nakpodia, Membership Chair

Herbert Nwaka, Award & Honors Chair

Mercy Irefo, Section-Student Affairs

Prisca Iwunze, Communication/ Newsletter Chair

Jasper Ikpesu, Job Chair

Stephen Awore Lucky Udezi, Chapter Nominations Elections Chair

To be a part of any of the activities, please kindly contact the committee chair for further information.

2018-19 Calendar of Activities for ASSP – Nigeria Chapter

July 21, 2018
Delta State
Chapter Meeting – Installation of New Executives and Handover Activities

August 1, 2018
Nigeria Chapter Member Survey – Roll out August 1, 2018

August 14, 2018
Chapter Webinar – Do you have the right HSE Measures in your company Balanced Score Card?
Speaker Mohammad K S Mohiuddeen, CSP,CMIOSH

September 15, 2018
Lagos State
Chapter Meeting/Technical Paper Presentation – Oil Spill Management
Speaker TBA

October 1, 2018
Chapter Webinar – Training and Competence Development

November 17, 2018
River State
Chapter Meeting/Technical Paper Presentation – Health and Safety Performance Metrics and Indicators
Human Factors in Safety Management (Mining Safety as a Case Study) – Case study last tanker fire in Lagos/ pipeline fire in Minna
Speakers TBA

December 5, 2018
Technical Tour
Venue TBA

January 19, 2019
Chapter Meeting/Technical Paper Presentation – Environmental Protection & Management (Studies & Monitoring)
Waste Management
Speakers TBA

February 8, 2019
Chapter Webinar – Understanding and Exploring the Overlap Between Public, Home and Workplace Safety

March 21-22, 2019
Chapter PDC/Exhibition

April 28, 2019
All Location
World Safety Day Celebration – Chapter Publication

May 18, 2019
Delta State
Chapter Meeting/Technical Paper Presentation – Planning and Managing HSE Resources

June 9-12, 2019
Safety 2019/Nigeria Night Event

June 29, 2019
Installation of New Executives

Happy Networking,

Daniel E. Osadiaye
Nigeria Chapter President
2018-19 American Society of Safety Professionals