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NEWSRELEASE

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 2, 2017

 

 

VOLUNTARY PROTECTION PROGRAMS PARTICIPANTS’ ASSOCIATION

PARTNERS WITH THE TENNESSEE SAFETY & HEALTH CONFERENCE

 

Falls Church, Va. – The Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association (VPPPA) is pleased to announce a partnership with the Tennessee Safety & Health Conference (TSHC) for the 2018 Safety+ Symposium.

Both organizations will combine their efforts to hold a joint event, which will bring all attendees the same great educational workshops, networking and professional development they have come to expect from VPPPA.

VPPPA Chairperson, Mike Guillory, said, “Everyone at VPPPA is excited to work with TSHC on the 2018 Safety+ Symposium. This partnership will allow VPPPA to further reach our goal of educating, collaborating and advocating within the safety and health industry, which benefits the entire community.”

The 2018 Safety+ Symposium will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Convention Center in Nashville, TN, August 28-31, 2018. More information can be found at www.vpppa.org and www.tshc.org

VPPPA, Inc., is the world’s leading organization dedicated to cooperative occupational safety and health management systems. Consisting of both VPP and non-VPP companies, member sites are continuously striving to achieve safety and health excellence. VPPPA is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

Since 1977, the Tennessee Safety & Health Conference has been a joint venture between the Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration (TOSHA) and the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), offering an agenda of knowledge and expertise that can be used for the promotion, increased awareness, and implementation of safety and health practices in the workplace.

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