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Risk Management Practice Specialty

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Join the Risk Management Practice Specialty for access to a network of experts in risk management, particularly as it relates to worker safety and health, as well as relevant industry education and information.

risk-management-mainWho We Are

Our Risk Management Practice Specialty member community is the premier resource for ASSP members who work in risk management roles across all industries. We strive to develop and share our members’ expertise in all facets of risk management, including but not limited to risk assessment, risk/loss control and risk mitigation to enhance the safety/risk management profession and help their organizations become proactive leaders in risk management.

What We Do

We provide the following to members of the Risk Management Practice Specialty:

  • Networking opportunities; via social media groups, conference calls and in-person meetings like ASSP’s annual Professional Development Conference, enabling connections with top industry professionals to drive skills improvement

Practice Specialty Recognition

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  • Professional development opportunities, including timely safety-focused risk management education, mentorship to facilitate sharing knowledge, and volunteer and leadership opportunities to build your skills and enhance your resume
  • Safety-related, risk management focused content that you can put into practice and share with employers and colleagues to create safe, productive work environments

Why It Matters

Safety professionals with knowledge and expertise in risk management are strong advocates for driving companies to proactively manage risk and prevent losses. To stay at the forefront of this rapidly changing environment, connecting with top industry professionals and accessing technical content is critical to understanding current and emerging trends and creating value for your employer.

How to Join

ASSP members: Log in to your ASSP account to upgrade your membership.

Non-members: Join ASSP and your desired practice specialties at the same time.

News

Get the latest news from the ASSP Risk Management and Insurance Practice Specialty, including meeting updates, future engagements and education, requests for volunteers, and calls for action or advocacy.

 
  • Conduct the Assessment

    Conducting a Risk Assessment

    Feb 12, 2019
    Risk assessment serves many purposes for an organization, including reducing operational risks, improving safety performance and achieving objectives.
  • drone near construction site

    Did You Know OSHA Has a Drone Inspection Policy?

    Feb 12, 2019
    In May 2018, OSHA issued an internal memorandum outlining the procedures for inspectors to follow when using drones as part of a work site inspection. To date, no link to the document is publicly available.
  • George Washington Carver

    African American Achievements in Safety

    Feb 07, 2019
    These safety pioneers had vision and made life safer for others. They were innovators and inspirations—and they made a difference.
  • professional women working

    OSHA Drops Requirement to Electronically Submit OSHA Forms 300 and 301

    Jan 31, 2019
    OSHA has issued a final rule that eliminates the requirement for establishments with 250 or more employees to electronically submit information from OSHA Form 300 and Form 301 each year. These establishments must still maintain those records on-site and must continue to submit information from their Form 300A.
  • Robot arms working on an automobile production line

    The Evolution of Prevention Through Design and Risk Assessment: A Personal Perspective

    Jan 29, 2019
    In a peer-reviewed article titled “PTD Before Risk Assessment: A Historical Perspective,” Michael Taubitz provides his insights into the history of PTD and risk assessment in the automotive industry and lessons these practices taught him throughout his career.

Resources

Leadership Opportunities

Go beyond belonging to the Risk Management Practice Specialty and volunteer for a position on our Advisory Committee. Or, consider running to be elected as assistant administrator, which, after two years, leads to the office of administrator. As a volunteer leader, you can lend your time and expertise to our many initiatives, while developing transferable leadership and team-building skills. Leadership positions within ASSP help members reach their highest level of performance, both on the job and in the Society. 

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Risk Management Advisory Committee

Administrator Greg W Bordner, P.E., CSP, CPE

Assistant Administrator Daniel J Rollino, CSP, ARM

Assistant Professional Development Chair Thomas M Lotz, CSP, ARM

Awards & Honors Chair Anh Kiet Chung, CSP, CRSP

Content Coordinator Favio Antonio Corral, CSP

Government Affairs Chair Greg W Bordner, P.E., CSP, CPE

Nominations & Elections Chair Francis P Sehn, CSP, ARM

Professional Development Chair Leslie M Batterson, CSP

Secretary Anita Muller

Social Media Chair Favio Antonio Corral, CSP

Staff Liaison Charlyn L Haguewood

Standards Chair Steven E NyBlom, CSP, ARM, ALCM

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