Partners / Associations

Checkers Safety Group is proud to partner with and support local, national, and global organizations and associations.

A Precious Child is a nonprofit organization devoted to making a positive impact in the lives of disadvantaged and displaced children and families in Colorado by improving their quality of life. A Precious Child serves as a resource center in collaboration with schools, organizations, social services, fire and police departments, churches and shelters to ensure that all children in the State of Colorado have their basic needs met.

COCINA is a U.S.-based charitable organization that partners with Institution Univers and Univers Medical Center in Ouanaminthe, Haiti. COCINA provides the Haiti-based ministries with financial and management support, mission team organization, and economic development expertise and strategies.

The International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association (ICCFA) is the only international trade association representing all segments of the cemetery, funeral service, cremation and memorialization profession.

United State Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT) was founded in 1960 as an organization to promote dialogue, research, and learning among practitioners of theatre design and technology. Today, it is the leader in life-long learning opportunities for the entertainment design and technology industry.

American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) helps shift the focus of transportation towards saving lives and reducing injuries. It represents the road safety, traffic safety, and highway safety industry with effective legislative advocacy, traffic control safety training, and a far-reaching member partnership.

Outdoor Amusement Business Association (OABA) is an organization dedicated to promoting the preservation and growth of the outdoor amusement industry, through leadership, advocacy and education.

The Industrial Supply Association (ISA) is the leading trade association for the maintenance, repair, operations and production (MROP) supply channel. ISA is the premier source of education, networking, information and relationships that drives success for members and their customers in the Industrial MROP marketplace.

Association of Equipment Manufacturers’ (AEM) goal is to advance equipment manufacturers in the global marketplace. It strives to be the leading organization in North America enabling equipment manufacturers to be successful in the global marketplace.

The Flasher Barricade Association was officially formed in the early 60’s, establishing California as the first state in the nation to have a trade association in this industry. In the 70’s California was the first state in the nation to publish their own State Manual of Traffic Control Devices, which the FBA participated in developing with Caltrans. The FBA, in conjunction with UC Berkeley, then established the first-ever training program to enhance safety and encourage proper placement of all devices resulting in thousands of certificate holders.

The Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) develops safety and education programs, standards of tree care practice and management information for tree and landscape firms around the world. We provide continuing education, training, conferences and publications to promote the safe and appropriate practice of tree care.

International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions (IAAPA) is the largest international trade association for permanently situated amusement facilities worldwide. IAAPA helps our members improve their efficiency, marketing, safety, and profitability while maintaining the highest possible professional standards in the industry.

International Association of Fairs & Expositions (IAFE) is a voluntary, not-for-profit corporation, serving state, provincial, regional, and county agricultural fairs, shows, exhibitions, and expositions. Its associate members include state and provincial associations of fairs, non-agricultural expositions and festivals, associations, corporations, and individuals engaged in providing products and services to its members, all of whom are interested in the improvement of fairs and allied fields.

National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) is the leading voice and advocate for the aggregates industry. It advances public policies that protect and expand the safe, environmentally responsible use of aggregates that build America’s infrastructure and economy.

The Nevada Mining Association has existed for more than 100 years-first established in 1912 as the Nevada Mine Operators Association and changed to the Nevada Mining Association in 1952. From debating policy matters in the state legislature and local governments to uniting the voice of the industry in public relations and leading the industry’s efforts in the community, the work of the Nevada Mining Association can be seen in all corners of the state and in all levels of the communities.

North American Excavation Shoring Association (NAXSA) represents manufacturers, engineers, rental companies/distributors, universities/educators, associates/suppliers and government agency representatives who share the common goal of maintaining safety in the excavation shoring industry with the result of zero deaths and injuries. NAXSA provides its valued members with the tools and resources to help them and their businesses achieve success and recognition as leaders in the industry.

Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE) is the leading professional association for health, safety and environmental practitioners in Canada. CSSE shapes the safety profession in Canada by working collaboratively with its members and partners.  This is done by providing timely and relevant safety information and developing safety professionals.

Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association (VPPPA) is the leading organization dedicated to cooperative occupational safety, health and environmental management systems. VPPPA is a nonprofit organization providing a network of more than 2,300 companies and worksites who have achieved or are striving for occupational safety and health excellence, including the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) or the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP).

National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is the voice for the nation’s radio and television broadcasters. As the premier trade association for broadcasters, NAB advances the interests of our members in federal government, industry and public affairs; improves the quality and profitability of broadcasting; encourages content and technology innovation; and spotlights the important and unique ways stations serve their communities.

National Safety Council (NSC) is a nonprofit membership organization with the mission to save lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. Working to make the world measurably safer, NSC advances this mission by engaging businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public to help prevent the fifth leading cause of death in the U.S. – unintentional injuries.

American Rental Association (ARA) is the international nonprofit trade association for equipment rental businesses and manufacturers and suppliers of rental equipment. ARA supports industry success and growth through products, services, events and administration of affiliated organizations.

Specialty Tools & Fasteners Distributors Association (STAFDA) is an international educational association comprised of distributors, manufacturers, rep agents, and affiliates serving the construction/industrial market.