ASHI National Healthy Homes Conference Presentation Available for Download
DES PLAINES, Ill.,
(June 23, 2011) ASHI immediate past president
David Tamny, and ASHI Washington lobbyist Randall Pence, presented a session
entitled “The Essential Role of Inspections in the Safe &
Healthy Homes Initiative” on Wednesday, June 22 at
the 2011 National Healthy Homes Conference being held in Denver on June 20-23.
While a HUD inspection program is still only in the discussion phase at this
time, Tamny illustrated the experience that certified home inspectors would
bring to a home inspection or home assessment, based on health and safety
hazards they routinely identify in their daily work.
Download a copy of David Tamny's presentation (.zip file)
reviewed the legislative steps that lie ahead in bringing the needs of HUD
together with the skills of the professional home inspector.
Download a copy of Randall Pence's narrative (PDF)
2011 National Healthy Homes Conference is a federally-sponsored event bringing
together a wide range of sectors to better coordinate efforts in making housing
healthy, safe, and environmentally sustainable. This Conference is hosted by
the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Healthy Homes
and Lead Hazard Control, in partnership with the U.S. Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Department of
Agriculture, and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Together we are
working to help America create and sustain healthy homes and communities for
For more information on the
conference, visit www.healthyhomesconference.org.