Krishna Nirmalya Sen is ASSE’s 2014 Edgar Monsanto Queeny Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) for his work to promote occupational safety and health (OSH) in India.
Three members—Gary H. Barnett, CSP, a professional member of the New Jersey Chapter; Thomas F. Cecich, CSP, CIH, a professional member of the North Carolina Chapter; and Don S. Jones Sr., P.E., CSP, a professional member of the Greater Baton Rouge Chapter—were honored as ASSE Fellow during Safety 2014.
Serving in a Society leadership position enables you to contribute your leadership and vision to the ASSE community, while further developing your personal leadership and business skills. ASSE is seeking qualified professional members to serve as candidates in the 2015 Society Elections.
The William E. Tarrants Outstanding Safety Educator of the Year Award recognizes exceptional educators who show the highest level of achievement in SH&E teaching, scholarship and commitment to ASSE. This year’s recipient is David Kraemer.
At Safety 2014 in Orlando, FL, ASSE named Ali Hasan Al-Failakawi the winner of the 2014 Award for Innovation in Occupational Safety Management for implementing a road safety program that helped reduce motor vehicle incidents. The award was sponsored by Cintas Corp., provider of on-site safety services and training solutions.
The Charles V. Culbertson Outstanding Volunteer Service Award recognizes ASSE Board members, committee members or practice specialty officers who have provided outstanding volunteer service to the Society in the past year. This year’s recipients are Donald Jackson, Thomas Kramer, C. Gary Lopez and James Newberry.
At Safety 2014, 2013-14 ASSE President Kathy A. Seabrook presented the President’s Award to deserving professionals for their exceptional service and great dedication to safety during her presidential term.
Jim Kreinbrink, CSP, CIC, division vice president at Liberty Mutual Insurance, is the recipient of this year’s ASSE Foundation Distinguished Service Award. The award recognizes outstanding achievement, commitment to and support of the ASSE Foundation.
C. Gary Lopez, CSP, received this year’s Thomas F. Bresnahan Standards Medal, for his long, passionate pursuit in the development and improvement of SH&E consensus standards over the years. Within this work, Lopez was a long-time member of the ASSE Standards Development Committee, serving as distinguished chair for 8 years.
ASSE’s Editorial Review Board has announced the 2014 Professional Paper Awards, which recognize members whose articles were published in Professional Safety in 2013. This year’s recipients are Darryl C. Hill and Kathy A. Seabrook, first place; Fred A. Manuele, second place; and David W. Wilbanks, third place.
Darryl C. Hill, Ph.D.
For nearly a decade, the Future Safety Leader’s Conference has provided ASSE student members with the tools they need for a successful career in safety. The Society is seeking motivated and energized students to join us Nov. 6-7, 2014, in Schaumburg, IL, as we celebrate the 10th year of preparing the profession’s future leaders.