Welcome to the website for Western Carolina Chapter of ASSE. Our website is dedicated to providing current information to help Safety Professionals in Western North Carolina. The website is offered in cooperation with The American Society of Safety Engineers.

The Western Carolina Chapter wants your participation. We meet monthly in Hickory, North Carolina and offer programs throughout the year to keep safety professionals in the area involved and aware of what is happening in the world of Safety.

As you explore this website, please take note of the calendar tab to stay informed of coming events. Contact us if you have questions or you wish us to see additional information about safety.

We appreciate your visit and hope it brought you useful information.


Inaugural Appalachian State University Safety Summit - June 12, 2015
Welcome to the inaugural Appalachian State Safety Summit, where our goal is to bring internationally recognized experts in behavioral safety to the mountains of North Carolina.
Join us to hear from experts and learn numerous perspectives on building a safety culture that prevents injuries:

  • Motivating the safe behaviors of your employees
  • Using checklists and procedures effectively to reduce injuries
  • The power of engaging your workplace in safety
  • How to assess your safety culture
  • Punishment and the blame game
  • How to measure and analyze your safety performance
  • Behavior-based safety basics
  • Thinking strategically about safety
  • Q&A with the experts

For more information: http://tinyurl.com/AppalachianSafetySummit


NCDOL Annual Safety Awards Banquet Reservation - Hickory Crowne Plaza - June 25, 2015
Please use the Paypal below to regsiter and pay for your reservation.

Group Reservations


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