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Fellow of American Society of Safety Professionals


Are you, or another member of the American Society of Safety Professionals, a viable candidate for the honor of Fellow, our most prestigious honor?

2024 Fellow

Daniel G. Hopwood, M.P.H, CSP, ARM, SMS, FASSP


What Is the Honor of Fellow

Fellow is ASSP's most prestigious honor, recognizing significant commitment, achievement and leadership in the occupational safety and health (OSH) profession.

Honoree Benefits

FellowsRecipients receive a Fellow medallion and plaque. They also receive lifetime registration to the annual conference, and invitations to networking events with the past presidents and Fellows so they can continue to connect with a prestigious group of other highly accomplished safety professionals.

ASSP Fellows are entitled to use the Fellow of American Society of Safety Professionals (FASSP) designation. View our FASSP usage guidelines to learn more.

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Nominee Requirements

Chapters, regions, practice specialties, common interest groups, committees and councils are strongly encouraged to actively identify and nominate members for this prestigious honor. To be eligible, a nominee must:

  • Be an ASSP member in good standing.
  • Have contributed to ASSP and the OSH profession over a minimum cumulative period of 15 years, having spent at least 50 percent of that time working in the OSH field.
  • Have consistently adhered to our Professional Code of Conduct.
  • Be nominated by any of the following: two Fellows, a Fellow and an entity within ASSP, or two ASSP entities (entities refers to: chapter, region, practice specialty, common interest group, committee, council, etc.). 

Submission Process

  • Fellow petitions are reviewed by ASSP’s Technical and Professional Recognition Committee
  • Submit the petition by Nov. 1 in PDF format to ASSP's Awards Staff

Other Questions?

Please contact ASSP's Awards Staff.

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