Chapter News

Dave Nelson Receiving CHST Test Fee Reimbursement

Mar 07, 2019

Bakersfield Chapter Member, Dave Nelson receiving reimbursement from the Bakersfield Chapter (Heath Taylor) for recently passing his CHST

ASSP Safety on The Job Coloring Contest Winners

Jul 13, 2018

Bakersfield Chapter Past President Jose Perez Receives OHST Award of Excellence

Jul 12, 2018

BCSP is proud to announce Jose Perez has been awarded the OHST Award of Excellence.

Jose Perez, SMS, OHST, CHST, STS, CET has a proven successful track record in changing safety culture and has reduced employee incidents and injuries for over 16 years. With a sincere level of passion for safety and overall worker protection, Perez leads within the safety profession with high motivation and purpose. With a background that demonstrates professional experience, Perez understands best practices and is affiliated with great companies and organizations in the following industries: Agriculture, Construction, Manufacturing, Mining and Oil and Gas.

With a sincere desire to “give back” to the profession and enhance community safety, Perez has served in different capacities within professional boards such as: American Society of Safety Engineers, Safety Professionals and the Latino Workforce, Associated Builders and Contractors, and the Golden Empire Safety Society. Perez is a community volunteer as an Emergency Disaster Volunteer for the Red Cross, Community Outreach Trainer for the California Poison Control, and as an educator for students participating in the annual Agriculture Safety Day event.

Lastly, having facilitated over thousands of hours of safety training under multiple topics and subject matters, Perez serves the profession by constantly promoting individual knowledge growth. Some of Perez’s specialties include: Safety Culture Change, Worker and Management Training and Development, Safety Leadership, Accident Investigation and Regulatory Compliance.

Perez is a resident of the California Central Valley and a father to three wonderful daughters.

Bakersfield Chapter New Member Social Event

Apr 02, 2018

New Members (and their significant others) joined in for fun at the March 27, 2018 – ASSE Bakersfield Chapter – New Member Social Event from 5-7 PM. The event was held at La Costa Mariscos Restaurant (Former Ice House location) in an upstairs section set aside for us. The Bakersfield Chapter sponsored great food and Happy Hour Priced Drinks. In addition, there were ice breaker exercises and door prizes.