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Situational Awareness Training

Posted: Oct 22, 2018

Awareness of our surroundings is paramount in protecting our great country from those who want to harm us.  Ready Houston has developed training materials to help everyone recognize the signs of trouble, and to respond.  Attached below are three resources:  their popular video on active shooter situations “Run.Hide.Fight” as well as a new video titled “Make The Call”, along with a trainer’s guide to the second video.

RUN. HIDE. FIGHT

 

 

 

MAKE THE CALL

 

 

FACILITATOR’S GUIDE

ReadyHou_Facilitator_Guide-English

Schedule a National Weather Service Presentation

Posted: Oct 22, 2018

The National Weather Service is able to travel to your business and provide presentations on a multitude of subjects for free. They would gladly cover the following subjects;

  • Weather Risk and Complacency
  • Weather Safety and the importance of getting real time information
  • Basic Weather 101

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November Chapter Meeting (11-5-2018)

Posted: Oct 22, 2018

The Wichita Chapter of ASSP’s November meeting is scheduled for Monday, November 5th, 2018 at iSi.

 iSi Environmental, Inc.215 S. Laura St.Wichita, Kansas 67211Map and Directions

Lunch will begin at 11:30am and the presentation will start at 12:00pm. Our speaker this month will be Nancy Wilson, from WorkSafe Physical Therapy. Her presentation on Pre-employment Ability Testing. She will provide some insight on how to ensure that your organization is hiring the right person the first time. She also has a wealth of knowledge on return to work issues, ergonomics assessments, and much more – so bring your questions for her!

Lunch is $10.00 per person.  Lunch will consist of BBQ, potato salad, baked beans, cobbler, and iced tea to drink.  Please RSVP to Kent Perry @ kent.perry@nustarenergy.com no later than November 1st if you plan to join us for lunch. 

As a friendly reminder, if you RSVP for lunch I will be ordering food for you.  I know that things come up and people may not be able to attend; however, please let me know if you cannot make it so that ASSP doesn’t have to cover the cost of the meal.

Hope to see you all there, please let me know if you have any questions.

 

Kent Perry, CSP, SMS

President – ASSP, Wichita Chapter