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Inugural Speech of ASSP President Nigerian Chapter, 2020-2021

Jul 07, 2020

Our Special Guests of Honor, Regional Vice President, All Past Presidents, Executives, Professional Members, Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen.

Thank you all for finding time to join us today as we begin another chapter year in our association.

American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP Nigeria Chapter) was founded in June 23, 2007 at Orlando, Florida and a student section in April 22, 2010. A voluntary, non-profit making Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) organization that strives to provide professional guidance, training, consultancy and resources to the industrial and social sectors in different geographical areas in Nigeria. ASSP NC is currently with membership strength of over 350 members and is committed to the professional development of its members.

ASSP NC is a group of HSE professionals who are deeply associated with the society activities, on a voluntary basis to meet the objectives of protecting people, property and environment.

ASSP Nigeria Chapter 2019 PDC

Jun 18, 2019

Safety Professionals, NRC Partner Over Rail Transport Safety

Feb 13, 2019

The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) is collaborating with the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) to improve safety in the nation’s railway transportation system.

Daniel Osadiaye, President, Nigeria Chapter of ASSP, on Wednesday in Lagos, said the association forged a collaboration with NRC management to work together for a safer and stronger future towards preventing accidents in the sector.

“Building Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) culture in NRC is very essential at this stage of the corporation’s growth and development.“

ASSP Nigeria Chapter Safety Person of the Month – January 2019

Jan 28, 2019

Name Agharese Lucia Ojelede (Arese)
Home town Benin City (Edo State)
Current employer and job responsibilities DeltaAfrik Engineering Limited/ WorleyParsons and Project SHE Manager

Future career goals

To be a renowned Safety Health and Environmental Professional making positive social impact and contributing to improving the culture in my community

Advise to safety professionals

  • Never stop learning; keep developing and improving yourself.
  • Networking is the key to your next level in your career.
  • Always make yourself relevant in any environment you find yourself so you can make a difference.
  • Make Safety a lifestyle and be passionate about your career so you can influence others positively.

Establish a Safety Fund

Aug 19, 2015

Donors can establish a named academic scholarship or professional education grant fund through the ASSP Foundation. Scholarships and grants advance the safety profession and provide national recognition for the donor. The Foundation manages the administrative details of this program and works with the donor to provide qualified award recipients each year.