2018 Scholarship Poster

Posted by: Alice TatroFebruary 20th, 2018

Please see below the 2018 Scholarship Poster

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Mass Power – 1st Quarter Meeting

Posted by: Alice TatroFebruary 15th, 2018

MassPower in Indian Orchard, MA. hosted the most recent chapter meeting on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.

There were approximately 28 attendees representing 20 different organizations. Along with updates from the Region 1 Board of Directors and OSHA, MassPower shared many of their best practices and conducted a tour of their facility.

Thank you MassPower for hosting and to all those who attended for sharing information and making this a great networking event.

2018 Region 1 Safety & Health Excellence Conference & Expo

Posted by: Alice TatroFebruary 15th, 2018

The 2018 Safety and Health Excellence Conference & Exposition is being held May 7 – 9, 2018 at Sea Crest Beach Hotel, Cape Cod, N. Falmouth, MA. and REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN.

Please see the attachment below for all details to register for the conference and for making room reservations.

Live Registration Form and Hotel

2018 Region 1 Conference Registration Form

 

Updated Conference Agenda

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Region 1 Conference 2018 – Call for Exhibitors

Posted by: Alice TatroNovember 13th, 2017

Conference & Exposition
May 7-9, 2018
Sea Crest Beach Hotel, N. Falmouth. MA

Conference Planning is underway for the 2018 VPPPA (Voluntary Protection Program Participant’s Association) Region 1 (New England) Conference and Exposition. The annual conference is the premier safety and health conference in New England focusing on the OSHA Voluntary Protection Program and VPP Excellence. Approximately 300 attendees are expected for this conference at Sea Crest Beach Hotel, N. Falmouth, MA. The Region 1 Exposition Hall will be held in conjunction with the Conference & Workshops on Monday May 7th thru Wednesday May 9th.

All the details are in the attachement below.
call for exhibitors 2018VPPPA Region 1

Conference Sponsorship Opportunities

Posted by: Alice TatroOctober 25th, 2017

Conference Sponsorship Opportunities

Safety and Health Excellence Conference & Exposition
May 7 – 9, 2018
Sea Crest Beach Hotel, Cape Cod, N. Falmouth, MA

Conference Planning is underway for the 2018 VPPPA (Voluntary Protection Program Participant’s Association) Region 1 (New England) Safety and Health Excellence Conference and Exposition. The annual conference is the premier Safety and Health conference in New England focusing on OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Program and VPP Excellence.

There are opportunities available to support the Region 1 Chapter through Sponsorship at the 2018 New England VPPPA Conference. Sponsoring a conference event or donating of a giveaway presents an excellent opportunity to reach the 300 participants expected to attend.

Increase your company visibility at the Region 1 VPPPA Conference through sponsorship. You can select from a multi-tiered package of sponsorship opportunities, or you can select a specific item or conference event to meet your marketing needs.

If interested, please review the options listed below and select the best fit for your intentions or marketing needs. To customize a sponsorship or explore new chapter support options, please contact Jack Popp (413-526-2491 or email jack.popp@cartamundi.com) of the Conference Planning Committee.

Thanks in advance for your support of the Region 1 VPPPA Chapter and VPP in New England!

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE

Bronze Level Sponsor $100- $999
• Recognition on Conference Signage
• Listed as a Contributor in the Conference Program if sponsorship is received by April 25, 2018.

Silver Level Sponsor $1,000- $4,999
Bronze Level recognition plus the following:
• Recognition at the Conference’s Opening Sessions and Reception
• Half-Page ad in the Conference Program if sponsorship is received by April 25, 2018.

Gold Level Sponsor $5,000- $9,999
Silver Level Sponsorship plus the following:
• Full-Page ad in the Conference Program if sponsorship is received by April 25, 2018.
• Recognition on the Chapter Website (www.vppregion1.com)

Platinum Level Sponsor $10,000 and above
Gold Level Sponsorship plus the following:
• Reserved Table at the Chapter Dinner on May 7 and at the Breakfasts on May 8 and 9.
• One Complimentary Conference Registration and Booth Space

Attendee Gifts (inserted into the attendees’ tote bag)
Region 1 VPPPA is soliciting items for attendee tote bags. Examples include pens, first aid kits, hats, flashlights, other safety related items, etc. As a sponsor, you can place your logo on the gifts.

Refreshment Break or a Networking Reception
Sponsor a refreshment break(s) between the breakout sessions, or a networking reception. Your company will have sponsor recognition signage. Sponsorship is $2,500.

Drawing Prize(s) for the Exposition Hall
As attendees register at the conference, they will receive a ticket for a chance to win a prize in the Exposition Hall. Attendees must be present to win. The sponsor will provide Region 1 VPPPA with a photograph and description of the prize for promotional purposes. Your company will be recognized at the conference.

Drawing Prize(s) for the Closing General Session
As attendees enter the Closing General Session, they will receive a ticket for a chance to win a prize. Attendees must be present to win. The sponsor will provide Region 1 VPPPA with a photograph and description of the prize for promotional purposes. Your company will be recognized at the conference.

Sponsorship Acceptance
NOTE – Monetary sponsorship should be made payable to VPPPA Region 1 Chapter. The value of non-monetary donations is required and all sponsorship donations are subject to final approval by the Region 1 VPPPA Board of Directors.

Questions – If you have any questions, please contact Jack Popp (413-526-2491 or email jack.popp@cartamundi.com) of the Conference Planning Committee.

2018 SCHOLARSHIPS

Posted by: Alice TatroOctober 3rd, 2017

VPPPA Region I Chapter

2018 SCHOLARSHIPS

** ERIC BARTSCH MEMORIAL SAFETY & HEALTH SCHOLARSHIP **
$1000 awarded to a full-time student majoring in Occupational Safety or Occupational Health field that has a minimum grade point average of 3.0 out of 4.0 at time of application.
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** CASWELL PLANTE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP **
$1000 awarded to a full-time student in a major not related to Occupational Safety or Occupational Health field that has a minimum grade point average of 3.0 out of 4.0 at time of application.
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** JOE GERVAIS MEMORIAL COMMUNITY SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP **
$1000 awarded to a full-time student with an outstanding record of community service that has a minimum grade point average of 3.0 out of 4.0 at time of application.
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Other application requirements:
•Available to an employee, or to a spouse, child or grandchild of an employee of a Region 1 VPPPA member.
•Available to full-time students entering the second or sophomore year or beyond.

For questions please contact:
Paul Ludington
Phone: (860) 447-1791 x3828
E-mail: Paul.R.Ludington@Dom.com

OSHA Training Institute Education Centers

Posted by: Alice TatroSeptember 22nd, 2017

Please visit the OSHA Training Institute Education Center website for more information on the great courses they offer.

The website address is: www.OSHAedNE.com