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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.

 
  • Mature business man working from home at stand-up desk

    5 Ways Safety Professionals Can Help Remote Workers

    Apr 07, 2020
    As COVID-19 continues to spread, record numbers of employees are working from home — spurring unique worker safety and injury risks. These five steps can help them avoid the main safety risks associated with telecommuting.
  • Person cleaning their hands with hand sanitizer

    10 Ways to Reduce Worker Exposure to COVID-19

    Apr 06, 2020
    A new OSHA poster highlights 10 measures employers and safety professionals can take to foster a cleaner, healthier workplace and help prevent workers from contracting COVID-19.
  • Young woman safety professional who is stressed working from home is taking a break to meditate in front of her laptop

    10 Free Resources to Help You Better Manage Stress

    Apr 06, 2020
    Stress can overwhelm anyone at any time, but there are ways to manage it. Here are 10 free resources that could help you stay calm and refocus your energy.
  • N95 respirator on a table

    OSHA Guidance on N95 Shortage

    Apr 03, 2020
    OSHA has issued interim guidance to help address nationwide shortages of disposable N95 filtering face piece respirators.
  • Woman working on a laptop at home

    Safety News You Need: Business Continuity

    Apr 03, 2020
    Responding to and recovering from a crisis effectively requires planning and a range of tools designed to help you keep your workers safe and your business running. This edition of Safety News You Need shares resources for developing a business continuity plan.

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. 

Interested in leading?


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Need help?

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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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