ASSP Society Update


Print Page
Read the latest Society and member news to stay informed of what's happening in the American Society of Safety Professionals.

News About Our Members and Communities


  • OSH Generations: Ryan Nicholson

    Oct 01, 2018
    OSH Generations is about family and the safety profession. Many OSH professionals have parents or children who are also in the profession. Our members share their stories of the people who influenced them to enter the safety profession or those who they inspired to become safety professionals. Here’s the story of Ryan Nicholson, CSP, a professional member of ASSP’s McKinley Chapter. This story was originally published in the December 2013 issue of Society Update.
  • SU_681179098_FI

    Society Launches Certificate in Leadership & Professional Skills

    Sep 01, 2018
    ASSP has expanded its educational offerings with the newest online program, Certificate in Leadership and Professional Skills, which aims to provide safety professionals with skills that will strengthen their business and professional knowledge.
  • SU_654454404

    Cameron Cothran Receives VPPPA Scholarship for OSH Profession

    Sep 01, 2018
    Student Cameron Cothran, a member of ASSP’s Heart of America Student Section, was recently awarded the June Brothers Scholarship from VPPPA for being a role model in the community and for entering into the OSH profession.
  • SU_RickZimmermanF1

    Rick Zimmerman: OSH Generations

    Sep 01, 2018
    Many OSH professionals have parents or children who are also in the profession. Here’s the story of Rick Zimmerman, a professional member of ASSP’s Lower Columbia Basin Chapter.
  • renew

    Is it Time to Renew Your ASSP Membership?

    Sep 01, 2018
    Renewing your ASSP membership helps keep you in the know with the latest safety news, industry standards and best practices. We created a video that provides easy-to-follow instructions on how to renew your membership online.
  • Krishna Nirmalya Sen Appointed Chair of ICOH Committee

    Aug 01, 2018
    Krishna Nirmalya Sen, Ph.D., P.E., was recently appointed as chair of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) Scientific Committee on Occupational Health in the Construction Industry.
  • assp_foundation

    Make the ASSP Foundation Part of Your Legacy

    Aug 01, 2018
    ASSP members choose to support tomorrow’s safety leaders through the Foundation for many reasons. Learn more about including the Foundation in your planned giving.
  • Janice Hartgens Named AAOHN Fellow

    Aug 01, 2018
    American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) announced its 2018 Class of Fellows in the field of occupational and environmental health nursing. Included in this honored group is ASSP member Janice Hartgens.
  • Anthony Marletta Receives ASTM Scholarship

    Aug 01, 2018
    ASSP member Anthony Marletta was one of four recipients of a graduate scholarship from ASTM International.
  • TeriNorthFEATURED

    Teri North: OSH Generations

    Aug 01, 2018
    Many OSH professionals have parents or children who are also in the profession. Here’s the story of Teri North, CSP, a professional member of ASSP’s Augusta Chapter.
  • ASSPF_IMG_5995

    ASSP Foundation’s Texas Success

    Jul 01, 2018
    A recap of events and results from the ASSP Foundation's fundraising efforts at Safety 2018.
  • Pakistan Chapter Joins Forces With Local Government Authority

    Jul 01, 2018
    ASSP’s Pakistan Chapter recently met with Pakistan’s Water and Power Development Authority to provide professional support for the improvement of OSH performance on existing and upcoming projects.
  • Danny-CalliesphotoFI

    ASSP's 2017 Member-Get-A-Member Grand Prize Winner

    Jul 01, 2018
    Meet the 2017 Member-Get-A-Member campaign winner, Danny Callies. "New members mean new ideas," he says of his efforts to recruit colleagues to join ASSP.
  • Lindsay Cook_SU_0718

    J. Lindsay Cook Elected AIHA Vice President

    Jul 01, 2018
    ASSP member J. Lindsay Cook, M.S.P.H., CIH, CSP, FAIHA, has been elected to serve as vice president on AIHA’s Board of Directors.
  • SU_DianneGroteAdams2

    Dianne Grote Adams Honored by Alma Mater

    Jun 01, 2018
    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.

Are You Passionate About Safety?

Volunteer with ASSP today.

Get involved


President's Message

Read the ASSP president's thoughts on the safety profession.

ISO 45001 Standard

This game-changing standard provides a global foundation for worker safety.