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    Enhance Your Career: Present at Safety 2019

    Apr 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    • PSs
    • Education
    Presenting at Safety 2019 is a great way to advance your career and build on what you know. It's also a excellent opportunity to gain recognition and build credibility in the safety field.
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    President Jim Smith Addresses EKU Students on Career Outlook

    Apr 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    • Students
    President Jim Smith recently addressed students at Eastern Kentucky University about the future outlook for the OSH profession and how the Society supports safety professionals throughout their careers.
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    Visit the Communities Lounge at Safety 2018

    Apr 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    Member communities offer distinct opportunities to engage with some of the most passionate and involved Society members. During Safety 2018 this June, experience your community by visiting the Communities Lounge at the Resource Center inside the expo hall.
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    Pakistan Chapter Legislative Outreach Update

    Apr 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    Leaders of the Society's Pakistan Chapter recently met with the National Vocational Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) to propose implementing OSH subjects into NAVTTC training modules across Pakistan.
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    IRAs Offer Tax Benefits to Foundation Donors

    Apr 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    Charitable donations through an IRA are an option members can consider to help support the ASSP Foundation.
  • Joel Porten Named Director of Strategic Initiatives at Alexander & Schmidt

    Apr 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    • Construction PS
    Joel Porten, CSP, ARM, a member of the Greater Boston Chapter and Construction Practice Specialty has joined Alexander & Schmidt as director of strategic initiatives.
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    Members Volunteer at Boise 2018 Safety Fest

    Apr 01, 2018
    • Construction PS
    • Society Update
    • Public Sector PS
    Brad Giles, Rick Callor and Randy Danner delivered free safety training during the 13th annual Safety Fest in Boise, ID. "Ongoing safety education is critical to enhancing and expanding safety best practices."
  • Members Receive AIHA Distinguished Fellow Award

    Apr 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    • International PS
    • Ergonomics PS
    • Consultants PS
    Two ASSP members have received AIHA's Distinguished Fellow Award in honor of their steadfast commitment to the industrial hygiene field.
  • Marjorie Del Toro Appointed to California Underground Facilities Safe Excavation Board

    Apr 01, 2018
    • Society Update
    • Construction PS
    Marjorie Del Toro, a member of ASSP’s Los Angeles and Orange County chapters as well as a member of ASSP’s Construction Practice Specialty, has been appointed to the California Underground Facilities Safe Excavation Board. Del Toro is the first woman to serve on the board.

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