Welcome to the Arkansas ASSP Chapter! We are proud to be a part of Region III of the American Society of Safety Professionals’ (ASSP).

Our goal at the Arkansas ASSP chapter is to help provide a local community for occupational safety and health professionals — one that helps them grow professionally through education and networking, and advocates for the profession.

We welcome you get involved with our chapter, attend a monthly meeting, and connect with us on social media to stay up to date with our technical meetings and social networking events.

Please let me or any of our Chapter Leadership Team know if you have any questions and/or comments about ASSP and/or the Arkansas Chapter.

We look forward to welcoming you into our chapter Community!


Patrick Smith, PhD, CSP
Arkansas Chapter President

Professional Safety Journal

Each peer-reviewed issue of Professional Safety offers practical guidance, techniques and solutions to help occupational safety and health (OSH) professionals identify hazards, protect people, prevent injuries, improve work environments and educate management that investing in safety is a sound business strategy. Annual subscription is included with your membership.

WISE Mentoring Program

The WISE Mentoring program successfully connects today’s most talented and experienced women mentors with rising and aspiring mentees. This pairing is designed to encourage and empower mentees to more effectively advance their careers through alignment with identified business objective, skill development, career option consideration, and network formation. All discussions are strictly confidential between the two parties. If you are an SH&E practitioner seeking to chart a successful career path or a seasoned pro eager to share experiences and insight, please visit the ASSP WISE website for more information.