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    Steve Workman Discusses Ladder Safety on KUSI-TV News

    Jan 01, 2020
    Steve Workman appeared on Good Morning San Diego to advise the public about ladder safety around the holidays.
  • ASSP Members Reached Safety Milestones in 2019

    Jan 01, 2020
    In 2019, these members reached significant years of ASSP membership and service. Thank you for your continued support of the Society and the OSH profession.
  • ASSP Members Appointed to NSC Board of Directors

    Dec 01, 2019
    Two ASSP members, Travis Parsons and Glenn Trout, were recently appointed to National Safety Council’s (NSC) board of directors. As board members, they will work to enhance safety on the road, at work, and in a local capacity to advance NSC's mission.
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    Help the ASSP Foundation Recruit the Next Generation of Safety Professionals

    Dec 01, 2019
    Do you have a passion for spreading the word about the OSH profession? The ASSP Foundation wants to hear from you. Your submissions will support efforts to create resources that members can use as a recruitment or educational resource.
  • Roger Grabman Elected President of Engineering Society

    Dec 01, 2019
    ASSP member Roger Grabman, P.E., was elected the 2020 president of the Georgia Society of Professional Engineers.
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    ASSP’s San Diego Chapter Participates in 9/11 Day of Service

    Dec 01, 2019
    ASSP’s San Diego Chapter participated in the September 11 National Day of Service and Remembrance with the Red Cross Sound-the-Alarm Program, installing 282 smoke alarms for community residents.
  • Abby Ferri Receives ISEA Distinguished Service Award

    Dec 01, 2019
    ASSP member Abby Ferri, CSP, has received the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) Robert B. Hurley Distinguished Service Award, which recognizes individuals whose efforts have advanced and promoted workplace safety and health.
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    Mentor Someone New to the Safety Profession

    Dec 01, 2019
    Our Emerging Professionals in OSH Common Interest Group has launched a mentoring program to bring together new and seasoned members of the safety profession.
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    Rosa Carrillo Discusses Her Book on The WAM Podcast

    Dec 01, 2019
    In the episode of The WAM Podcast, "Building Trust With Rosa Carrillo," host and ASSP CEO Jennifer McNelly chats with ASSP member Rosa Carrillo.
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    OSH Generations: James VanValkenburg

    Dec 01, 2019
    OSH Generations is about family and the safety profession. Many OSH professionals have parents or children who are also in the profession. Here's the story of James VanValkenburg, CSP, a professional member of our Greater Detroit Chapter.
  • Donald Elswick Elected to ACGIH Board of Directors

    Nov 01, 2019
    ASSP member Donald D. Elswick, CSP, CIH, CHMM, CET, was elected to serve as a director on American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) board of directors.
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    2019 Leadership Conference: Bringing Volunteer Leaders Together

    Nov 01, 2019
    Many ASSP volunteer leaders representing their Society communities attended ASSP’s annual Leadership Conference Oct. 10-12, 2019, in the Chicago area.
  • Cory Worden Reelected to AOHP Executive Board

    Nov 01, 2019
    ASSP member Cory Worden, Ph.D., A.B.D., M.S., CSP, CSHM, CHSP, ARM, REM, CESCO, was reelected to serve a 2-year term as region 2 director on Association of Occupational Health Professionals in Healthcare’s (AOHP) executive board of directors.
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    Getting the Most Out of Your Online ASSP Community

    Nov 01, 2019
    As part of your ASSP membership, you have access to the ASSP Community, an exclusive online area where members are connecting, sharing resources and solving technical problems. If you have a safety question or problem, the ASSP Community can help.
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    OSH Generations: Elizabeth Maples

    Nov 01, 2019
    OSH Generations is about family and the safety profession. Many OSH professionals have parents or children who are also in the profession. Here's the story of Elizabeth H. Maples, Ph.D.

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