Preserving Our Heritage and Protecting Our Health: 2020 Safety and Cultural Heritage Summit:
Posted: Sep 29, 2020
Posted: Sep 29, 2020
Posted: Sep 22, 2020
On September 22, 2020 the West Florida Chapter of the ASSP held it first on-line Zoom Chapter meeting. Joan Spencer of OSHA presented “Protecting the Safety and Health of Workers-Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)”
The slides for the meeting are linked here. OSHA DOLCOVID Slide Deck 9 22 2020
We hope you can join us for our next virtual meeting.
If you have any ideas for presenters or would lie to present please contact us at westflasse.yahoo.com
Posted: Sep 17, 2020
2020 Safety and Cultural Heritage Summit:
Preserving Our Heritage and Protecting Our Health
FREE Virtual Professional Development Seminar
The 5th Annual Seminar will again be hosted by the Washington Conservation Guild, Potomac Section American Industrial Hygiene Association, Lunder Conservation Center, Smithsonian National Collections Program, and Smithsonian Institution Office of Safety, Health and Environmental Management.
Dates and Times:
Thursday, 29 October 2020 (1:00 – 5:00 pm ET)
Friday, 30 October 2020 (1:00 – 5:00 pm ET)
Participants will hear collaborative presentations by OEHS and Collection Care professionals, with the theme of Control of Health and Safety Hazards in Museums, Libraries, Historic Sites, and Conservation Treatment.
Panels on Covid-19 challenges: Ongoing work in a closed museum; Adapting ASHRAE ventilation guidelines; and Decontamination techniques for collection environments.
Please register at Safety & Cultural Heritage: Eventbrite by Oct 26, 2020.
Instructions for entering the virtual platform will be provided closer to the Event.
We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations that allow all participants to engage fully. American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation and live captioning will be provided for all main panels and presentations. If you need accommodations for breakout sessions or other parts of the conference, please reach out to us at the email address below by October 14, 2020.