ASSP Communities


Through our member communities, American Society of Safety Professionals connects OSH professionals and enables them to engage with each other on a global scale.

Together, Let’s Advance Safety and Your Career

Communities_GettyImages-547026780ASSP is where occupational safety and health (OSH) professionals find a vibrant community—one that helps them grow professionally through education and networking, and advocates for the profession. Our goal is to help members reach the highest level of performance by connecting great resources and great people. As an ASSP member, you can take advantage of any of our many communities.

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Local Chapters

Our large network of chapters across our U.S. and global regions provide accessible, face-to-face opportunities for ASSP members to become better safety professionals.

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Practice Specialties

We represent OSH professionals in all industries. Our practice specialties offer you the unique opportunity to network among safety professionals who understand your line of business or area of expertise. 

See the industries we support

Common Interest Groups

Join one of ASSP’s common interest groups, which represent different age groups, ethnic backgrounds and genders to support diversity in the safety profession.

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Mentor Programs

Mentoring_GettyImages-475454236We connect experienced and rising safety professionals so ASSP members who are new to the profession can better navigate the OSH industry and their individual career paths, while also forming lifelong connections along the way.

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