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    ASSP Representatives Encourage OSH Students

    May 21, 2018
    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
    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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    Jayme Hobson Recognized by Iron Workers International Union

    May 01, 2018
    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
    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.
  • Allan Fleeger & Cheryl Marcham Receive AIHA Awards

    May 01, 2018
    Allan Fleeger, Ph.D., CSP, CIH, a professional member of ASSP’s Gold Coast Chapter, and Cheryl L. Marcham, Ph.D., CSP, CIH, CHMM, a professional member of ASSP’s Oklahoma City Chapter, were honored by AIHA at AIHce EXP 2018.
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    Getting Involved in Standards

    May 01, 2018
    Voluntary national consensus standards are used by companies and organizations to reference state-of-the-art practices and technology to create the safest and healthiest work environments for employees. ASSP members such as Loui McCurley use these standards every day and have been involved in their creation.

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