John Sullivan Receives FDSOA Lifetime Service Award

John Sullivan Receives FDSOA Lifetime Service Award

At Fire Department Safety Officer Association‘s (FDSOA) joint session, Apparatus Symposium and Safety Forum, the organization recognized John (Jack) Sullivan, CSP, CFPS, for his contributions to roadway safety for the emergency services.

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Bakersfield Chapter Celebrates NAOSH Week

Bakersfield Chapter Celebrates NAOSH Week

During the first full week of May, ASSE, Canadian Society of Safety Engineering, Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, Association for Workplace Tragedy Family Support (Threads of Life) and the Government of Canada join together to celebrate North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week, which runs May 6-12 this year.

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Jeffrey Miller Named ABIH Chair

Jeffrey Miller Named ABIH Chair

Jeffrey Miller, CSP, CIH, a member of ASSE’s East Tennessee Chapter, has been named chair of American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH). ABIH offers certification and credentialing for industrial hygienists.

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Give Back to San Antonio During Safety 2018

Give Back to San Antonio During Safety 2018

During the week of Safety 2018, ASSE is giving members an opportunity to “pay it forward” through community service programs.

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Call for Applications: 2018 Safety Management Innovation Award

New approaches to addressing workplace hazards can make a big difference in protecting workers and saving lives. Applications are being accepted for the fourth annual Safety Management Innovation Award, presented by Cintas and ASSE.

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Guiding Military Veterans to a Career in Workplace Safety

Guiding Military Veterans to a Career in Workplace Safety

“We need to bolster the pipeline of qualified candidates for occupational safety and health positions in order to improve safety management programs and further reduce work-related injuries and illnesses,” says ASSE board member Brad Giles, P.E., CSP.

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2017 In Memoriam

ASSE remembers those members who passed away in 2017. Our thoughts are with their friends and families.

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ASSE Announces Machinery Safety Virtual Symposium & Forum

ASSE Announces Machinery Safety Virtual Symposium & Forum

Registration is now open for ASSE’s Machinery Safety Virtual Symposium and Forum, which will take place on March 20, 2018. The topic of this event is machinery safety and B11 American National Standards will be utilized to address machinery-related hazards and exposures.

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You’re Invited: Practice Specialties & Common Interest Groups Host Virtual Meetings/Open Calls

You’re Invited: Practice Specialties & Common Interest Groups Host Virtual Meetings/Open Calls

 
ASSE’s practice specialties and common interest groups regularly host virtual meetings and open calls, which are open to all ASSE members and nonmembers. The goal of many of these events is to provide educational discussions for participants, as well as explain the importance of the practice specialties.

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ASSE Foundation Has Healthy Plans for Safety 2018

ASSE Foundation Has Healthy Plans for Safety 2018

The ASSE Foundation offers a few fun and healthy events for Safety 2018 participants to attend including the More Fun Than Run 5K and the 12th Annual Safety Matters Golf Outing.

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A10 Standards Updates

ANSI/ASSE A10.9 Safety Requirements for Concrete and Masonry Work for Construction and Demolition Operations was just reaffirmed and will be published in the next few months. The scope of this standard established safety requirements pertaining to concrete construction and masonry work.

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