Our more than 38,000 members lead, manage, supervise, research and consult on occupational safety and health across all industries and represent diverse voices across age, gender and ethnicity.
ASSP has a long-standing reputation of delivering top-quality occupational safety and health education and training members can immediately put into practice.
ASSP engages in a consensus process that brings together diverse viewpoints to ensure that standards reflect the latest industry developments and recognized best practices.
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Safety professionals count on ASSP publications to deliver the information they need to create safer, healthier workplaces that protect workers and improve organizational performance.
We are committed to advancing our profession through evidence-based approaches such as risk assessment and prevention through design.
We are your source for insights on trends in the safety profession, including developments in safety management, worker safety, government and regulatory affairs, and standards.
We connect you to great resources that help you prevent workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities.
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ASSP practice specialty communities provide members an accessible, virtual network of peers focused on developing and sharing technical and professional content and applying it to solve common safety challenges to become better safety professionals.
Our practice specialty assistant administrators serve a two-year term (July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2021). These volunteer leaders then automatically succeed to the office of administrator for a two-year term. To serve in this role, you must be a professional member of ASSP and a member of the respective practice specialty.
All practice specialty elections must be contested (two candidates). ASSP’s Nominations and Elections Committee will keep nominations open past the deadline if we have not received a sufficient number of qualified submissions for an open position.
Please contact ASSP's governance staff.
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