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    Check In With ASSP During Safety 2018

    Jun 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    Between attending sessions and sampling the local culture of San Antonio, TX, don’t miss the opportunity to connect with ASSP, colleagues and peers while enjoying the conference activities.
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    Victor Toy Receives 2018 Standards Medal

    Jun 01, 2018
    • Society Update
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    • Consultants PS
    Victor Toy, M.P.H., CSP, CIH, FAIHA, is the recipient of the 2018 Thomas F. Bresnahan Standards Medal. Toy is being recognized for advancing occupational health and safety management systems (OHSMS) globally.
  • Members Receiving 2018 Charles V. Culbertson Outstanding Volunteer Service Award

    Jun 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    • Risk Management/Insurance PS
    • Management PS
    • International PS
    • Engineering PS
    The Charles V. Culbertson Outstanding Volunteer Service Award recognizes ASSP board members, committee members or practice specialty officers who have provided outstanding volunteer service to the Society in the past year.
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    ASSP Authors Recognized With 2017 Professional Safety Article of the Year

    Jun 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    Through the Professional Safety Article of the Year Award, ASSP recognizes the top-rated member-authored articles published in Professional Safety. Winners will be recognized at Safety 2018.
  • Smith Names 2017-18 President’s Award Recipients

    Jun 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    The ASSP President’s Award is presented to deserving OSH professionals for their exceptional service and dedication to workplace safety and the OSH profession during a president’s term.
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    Foundation Distinguished Service Award Recipients Announced

    Jun 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    Each year, ASSP Foundation recognizes one individual for his/her outstanding achievement, commitment and support of the ASSP Foundation. This year, the Foundation has honored two individuals with this award.
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    Oregon Chapters Sponsor Video Contest

    Jun 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    Thanks to the sponsorship of the Columbia-Willamette and Cascade chapters, along with the support and work of many individual ASSP members, students are learning about workplace issues and spreading the message of safety.
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    Dianne Grote Adams Honored by Alma Mater

    Jun 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    Dianne Grote Adams, M.S., CSP, CIH, CPEA, a professional member of ASSP’s Central Ohio Chapter, was honored by Otterbein University with a Special Achievement Award.
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    Safety 2018 Features Engaging General Sessions & Keynote Speakers

    May 21, 2018
    • Society Update
    Safety 2018 features high-energy, engaging and inspiring keynote speakers of four general sessions, a luncheon presentation and a plenary townhall debate.
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    ASSP Representatives Encourage OSH Students

    May 21, 2018
    • Society Update
    Encouraging OSH students today helps to support the profession and by inspiring future safety professionals. ASSP representatives Director-At-Large Brad Giles, P.E., CSP, and Society President Jim Smith, M.S., CSP, recently visited college campuses to share their knowledge about safety and address OSH students.
  • ASSP Foundation Distributes Record Grants & Scholarships in 2018

    May 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    ASSP Foundation (ASSPF) is celebrating continuing education with a record distribution of scholarships and grants. More than $375,000 in scholarships and grants were awarded to 117 individuals who are pursuing studies in the OSH profession thanks to generous donations from the ASSP community.
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    Young Professionals: Safety 2018 Is Your Oyster

    May 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    Safety 2018 presents many opportunities for young professionals to gain knowledge and insight as they enter the workforce. Between spending time networking and sightseeing in San Antonio, don’t miss these events designed for those just starting out.
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    Explore Entertaining Opportunities at Safety 2018

    May 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    While Safety 2018 has hundreds of education sessions and networking events to learn from, there are also plenty of ways to take a break from learning at the conference.
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    Jayme Hobson Recognized by Iron Workers International Union

    May 01, 2018
    • WISE
    • Construction PS
    • Society Update
    • Industrial Hygiene PS
    • YP
    Jayme Hobson, CSP, STS, has received the Safety and Health Recognition Award from the Iron Workers International Union.
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    Kuwait Chapter Receives KNPC CEO Award

    May 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    ASSP’s Kuwait Chapter is the recipient of Kuwait National Petroleum Company’s (KNPC) CEO bronze award for professional social group/institution and local community, awarded on March 15, 2018, at the 11th KNPC Annual HSE Performance Award ceremony.

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