National Board Seeks Nominations for the
C. O. Myers Safety Medal
The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors is seeking nominations for the 2021 C. O. Myers Safety Medal award. This award, the highest honor bestowed by the National Board, is named for the founder of the National Board, C. O. Myers. It will be presented at the 89th General Meeting in Scottsdale, Arizona, May 10-14, 2021.
To be considered for the C. O. Myers Safety Medal, letters of recommendation must be submitted by three individuals who are acquainted with the candidate and can attest to his or her safety contributions within the boiler and pressure vessel industry. At least two of the letters must be from National Board members.
Each letter of recommendation should include:
- The name, title, employer, and business address of the candidate.
- A listing of specific candidate contributions or achievements relative to the award.
- A brief biography of the candidate that includes positions held, National Board involvement, and participation in industry activities, including any honors and awards known to the individual making the nomination. (Note: In order to be considered, the candidate must have served on a National Board committee or a nationally-recognized standards committee, have participated in National Board activities for not less than 15 years, and been recognized as a contributor to professional organizations related to the boiler and pressure vessel industry.)
The name, title, employer, and business address of the individual submitting the nomination should also be included. Letters of recommendation are due by December 31, 2020, and should be addressed to:
Mr. Joel Amato, Executive Director
The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors
1055 Crupper Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43229.