STEP Deadline is September 30!
In This Issue:
  • 2020 Empire State Chapter Annual Meeting
  • Call for Nominations
  • Upcoming Webinar
  • Upcoming Training
  • Empire Chapter Resources
2020 Empire State Chapter Annual Meeting
The 2020 Annual meeting will be held on:
Friday, November 20th
from 12:00-1:00 PM

The meeting will be held using Zoom with details to follow later this Fall. The Annual Meeting is a time for the Chapter and Board to share the successes of the year and set the agenda for the following year. We hope you’ll join us.
Call for Nominations
The Nominating Committee is seeking candidates interested in joining the Empire State Chapter Board of Directors. Candidates for the Board must meet the following qualifications:

  1. Must be a member in good standing of the Association.
  2. Must have the ability to attend meetings and accept committee responsibilities.
  3. Must have served as a bona fide member of a Regional Leadership Committee for at least one (1) year, except for regions that have existed for less than one (1) year OR if approved by a two-thirds (2/3) majority of the current Board of Directors and approved by the membership at the Annual Meeting.

Nominations need to be received at least 30 days prior to the Annual Meeting. If you’re interested, please reach out to Chapter President Brian Sampson at or call him at 585-967-2133.

Date:Thursday, September 10, 2020
Time:1:00-2:00 PM EDT

Moderator: Ben Brubeck, ABC National Presenters:  Maury Baskin, Littler; Jimmy Greene, ABC Michigan; Brett McMahon, Miller & Long Co.; Kristen Swearingen, ABC National

Will passage of the ABC-opposed PRO Act put you out of business? Insights from ABC leaders and experts about the impact of negative legislation targeting employers and threatening employee freedom, privacy and choice in the workplace.

Asbestos / Lead Awareness Training

October 2, 2020 
3:00pm - 6:30pm
This training will be delivered via ZOOM
What you will Learn: 
  • Where Asbestos & Lead comes from and why it has been used so much. 
  • Potential health effects of asbestos. 
  • Where asbestos containing materials (ACM) and potential asbestos containing material (PACM) are commonly found. 
  • All pro cautions and work practices when working around asbestos. 
  • How OSHA regulations apply to workers who work with or around Asbestos

*Training Fee: $100 per person
ABC Empire Chapter Resources