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    OSH Generations: Bob Jernigan Jr.

    Mar 01, 2019
    OSH Generations is about family and the safety profession. Here’s the story of Bob Jernigan Jr., a professional member of ASSP’s Alabama Chapter.
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    ASSP Member Mitch Transtrum Selected Among Top Young Professionals by ENR Southwest

    Feb 01, 2019
    ASSP member Mitch Transtrum was selected as a Top Young Professional by ENR Southwest for his commitment to safety as an employee of the architecture, engineering and construction company.
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    Pakistan Chapter Works to Empower Women

    Feb 01, 2019
    Our Pakistan Chapter recently established a group for Women in Safety Excellence with the goal of empowering women through education and advocacy and including women from diverse fields and regions of the country.
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    Find Your Answers at the ASSP Community

    Feb 01, 2019
    As a member, you can now use the ASSP Community to connect with your colleagues in the safety profession.
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    Northern Ohio Chapter Focuses on Military Safety Connection

    Feb 01, 2019
    ASSP’s Northern Ohio Chapter visited the Youngstown Air Reserve Station. How is your chapter making connections with ASSP initiatives?
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    Share Your News With Your ASSP Community

    Feb 01, 2019
    Society Update is about you—our members. Tell us about your activities and accomplishments and help us share those stories with the whole ASSP community.
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    OSH Generations: David Schaller

    Feb 01, 2019
    OSH Generations is about family and the safety profession. Here’s the story of David Schaller, a professional member of ASSP’s Quad Cities Chapter.
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    ASSP Foundation Welcomes New Trustees

    Jan 01, 2019
    Our Foundation Board of Trustees have added two new members to help continue its mission of focusing on supporting educational programs that advance the profession we serve, developing tomorrow’s safety leaders and advancing research to expand the knowledge of the safety community.
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    Central Florida Chapter Honors Members and Helps Community

    Jan 01, 2019
    Our Central Florida Chapter recently held its annual Holiday Awards Luncheon where Chapter President Susan Tobin presented members with awards and scholarships.
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    ASSP Member Dede Montgomery Featured on Podcast

    Jan 01, 2019
    Dede Montgomery, a professional member of ASSP’s Columbia-Willamette Chapter and a member of our Women in Safety Excellence Common Interest Group, was recently interviewed for an Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences podcast.
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    Pakistan Chapter Hosts Successful Professional Development Conference

    Jan 01, 2019
    Our Pakistan Chapter recently held its second professional development conference Dec. 7-8, 2018, at the Marriott Hotel in Karachi, Pakistan.
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    OSH Generations: Sarah Finn

    Jan 01, 2019
    OSH Generations is about family and the safety profession. Here is the story of Sarah B. Finn, a member of our Sacramento Chapter.
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    New England Chapter Hosts 20th Annual PDC

    Dec 01, 2018
    Our New England Chapter recently held its 20th Annual Professional Development Conference Nov. 13-15 in Southbridge, MA.
  • Support ASSP Foundation This Holiday Season

    Dec 01, 2018
    During the holidays, many trade the stress of going to stores and malls for the convenience of online shopping. When making your holiday purchases this season, you can help the ASSP Foundation by using AmazonSmile.
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    ASSP Shares Tips for Engaging Professionally Through Social Media

    Dec 01, 2018
    Many of our members already know the value of social media and seem to navigate with ease, while others may feel intimidated or unsure how to use these tools to help their careers. Here are a few pointers for engaging on social media platforms.

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