“Save the Date” NW Chapter PDC February 13th 2018 Commons Hotel University of Minnesota Campus

Posted: Apr 10, 2017

Want Impact? Become a Sponsor!

Posted: Feb 23, 2017

We are currently looking for a sponsor for our April chapter meeting. Is your organization or someone you know interested in getting “the most bang for their buck”?
Sponsors enjoy the following benefits:

  • Booth exhibit space to showcase your products and services
  • 15 minutes of presentation time to advertise and promote your products and services
  • Company logo on our Chapter website

The greatest benefit in becoming a sponsor is that you have a captive audience of 60+ members who are safety and health professionals that are seeking new information and solutions to be even more successful in their roles by adding additional value to their company and organization!

For more information, please contact Leslie Cloonan at 952-240-5023 or

Chapter PDC Student Poster Awards Announced

Posted: Feb 22, 2017

The Northwest Chapter is pleased to present the awards for its first  annual Student Poster Competition.  We reviewed six student posters and selected the following winners!

First Place award of $125 went to Kayla Kurtenbach, UMD, for her poster “The implementation of Exoskeletons in Industry”.

Second Place award of $75 went to Ryan Bates, UMD, for his research on “Decision Fatigue:  What does it mean for our workforce?”.

Third Place award of $50 went to Tim Isakson. UMD, for his research on “Tools for Measuring Safety Climate”.

Congratulations to everyone!

ASSE Foundation Kicks Off 25 for 25 Campaign

Posted: Apr 01, 2016

This year the ASSE Foundation celebrates 25 years of strengthening the safety profession through education, leadership development and research. For its 25th Celebration the Foundation is challenging all ASSE members, chapters, and regions to give back to the community and support Safety Matters, the Foundation’s signature fund. The three ASSE regions that show the greatest combined growth in number of individual donors and dollars raised for Safety Matters will win funding for various Foundation programs in those regions, such as scholarships, professional education grants, and research.

Let’s show the ASSE community how much the Northwest Chapter loves safety! Donate to the ASSE Foundation today to support your fellow students and professionals – because Safety Matters!

Northwest Chapter Visits UW Stout Student Section

Posted: Apr 01, 2016

The Northwest Chapter hit the road on November 10 by conducting a monthly Board Meeting and a Chapter Program at the facilities of the University of Wisconsin – Stout Campus.  The outreach event was hosted by the UW Stout Risk Control Center and our Student Section located there.  Joining us was Jim Lange, Area 1 Director of Region 5 that includes Northwest Chapter.  A good number of Board Members, Chapter Committee Chairs and other Chapter Members made it over to Menomonie, Wisconsin for the event, held at the Risk Control Center in Jarvis Hall.