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If you’re a news reporter who covers business, risk management, insurance or workplace safety, American Society of Safety Professionals can provide you with data and connect you to expert sources to help tell a compelling story about how safety impacts business.

About ASSP

GettyImages-504342613_super American Society of Safety Professionals is a global association for occupational safety and health professionals dedicated to creating safe work environments across all industries. For more than 100 years, ASSP has been at the forefront of helping occupational safety and health professionals protect people and property through their efforts to prevent workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities.

Read more about ASSP’s history as a long-standing leader in the safety industry.

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ASSP Press Releases

  • ASSP Remembers Deadly Factory Fire That Spurred Workplace Safety

    Mar 22, 2022
    ASSP encourages all workers to join the Society in recognizing the anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire with a moment of silence on March 25.
  • Registration Opens for ASSP’s Safety 2022

    Mar 21, 2022
    Registration is open for the Safety 2022 Professional Development Conference and Exposition set for June 27-29 in Chicago. The event will also be online.
  • Nominations Sought for Prevention Through Design Award

    Feb 17, 2022
    Nominations are being accepted for the second Prevention Through Design (PTD) Award, which is presented each year by NIOSH, ASSP and NSC. The award recognizes individuals, teams, businesses or other organizations.
  • Final Days of Discounted Rate for SafetyFOCUS 2022

    Jan 13, 2022
    The opportunity to get a discounted rate for SafetyFOCUS 2022 concludes when early bird registration ends Jan. 20. The 10-day event will take place Feb. 21 to March 4, featuring in-person and online components for the first time.
  • ASSP Sees Uncertainty in Workplace Fatality Report

    Dec 17, 2021
    ASSP is concerned about the uncertainty it perceives in newly released fatality data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The BLS reported a decline in fatal work injuries in 2020, but fatal illnesses such as COVID-19 and work-related cancers are out of scope for this statistical report.

How ASSP Helps the Media

Just as we provide our members the resources they need to advance the safety profession and ensure that workplaces are safe, we’re also ready to provide the media with the resources you need to develop compelling stories that further the workplace safety conversation.

To help you make a positive impact on the businesses and industries you cover, we can:

Other Questions?

Contact Senior Media Relations Specialist Blaine Krage or call him at +1 847-768-3416
Contact Director of Communications Sue Trebswether or call her at +1 847-768-3433


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