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ASSP President's Message

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    Disproportionate Impacts of Work

    Feb 01, 2023
    Christine Sullivan, CSP, ARM, 2022-2023 ASSP President
    • President's Message
    As OSH professionals, we must find innovative ways to engage our corporate leaders and our employee teams to identify risks, then we must design the work to maximize the safety and health of all employees.
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    Our Commitment to DEI

    Jan 01, 2023
    Christine Sullivan, CSP, ARM, 2022-2023 ASSP President
    • President's Message
    As safety professionals, we should do something each day to move the needle on DEI to improve our companies, our communities and ASSP.
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    Make Time for Gratitude

    Dec 01, 2022
    Christine Sullivan, CSP, ARM, 2022-2023 ASSP President
    • President's Message
    When I purposefully remind myself to focus time and attention on what I appreciate about my life, I always feel more satisfied, thankful and happy.
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    A Safety Professional's Journey

    Nov 01, 2022
    Christine Sullivan, CSP, ARM, 2022-2023 ASSP President
    • President's Message
    We must meet our current and future members where they are in their career progression to ensure we create a sustained and sustainable pipeline of high-quality OSH professionals serving business and industry.
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    An Update on Our Advisory Group

    Oct 01, 2022
    Christine Sullivan, CSP, ARM, 2022-2023 ASSP President
    • President's Message
    The creation of the Advisory Group is a key outcome of our historic governance change approved by delegates earlier this year.
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    Connect With Your Board

    Sep 01, 2022
    Christine Sullivan, CSP, ARM, 2022-2023 ASSP President
    • President's Message
    Setting member engagement as a top board priority builds on our overall goal to find more opportunities to increase our connections with our volunteer leaders and members.
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    Protecting Temporary Workers

    Aug 01, 2022
    • President's Message
    As OSH professionals, we need to amplify our efforts to make sure our organizations recognize and effectively address the safety and health needs of provisional workers.
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    Thriving Together

    Jul 01, 2022
    Christine Sullivan, CSP, ARM, 2022-2023 ASSP President
    • President's Message
    We want to create an environment in which diversity of thought and experience is recognized and valued and in which our members feel welcome, safe, seen and heard.
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    Continue to Give Back

    Jun 01, 2022
    Bradley D. Giles, P.E., CSP, STS, FASSP, GIOSH, 2021-2022 ASSP President
    • President's Message
    2021-22 ASSP President Brad Giles encourages sharing your unique knowledge, experience and insight beyond the workplace. “You get back more than you give,” he says.
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    Let’s Continue to Build Trust

    May 03, 2022
    Bradley D. Giles, P.E., CSP, STS, FASSP, GIOSH, 2021-2022 ASSP President
    • President's Message
    ASSP is building a culture of trust so that members are excited to provide input and share ideas to help advance our Society and our profession.
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    Delegates’ Votes Signal Change

    Apr 01, 2022
    Bradley D. Giles, P.E., CSP, STS, FASSP, GIOSH, 2021-2022 ASSP President
    • President's Message
    Our willingness to think differently and our courage to act differently will help us create a better future for ASSP and our profession.
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    The Power of Relationships

    Mar 02, 2022
    Bradley D. Giles, P.E., CSP, STS, FASSP, GIOSH
    • President's Message
    Demonstrating genuine respect for workers, asking them about their knowledge and encouraging their ingenuity grows critical trust our companies need to thrive.

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