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  • ASSP Standards Published

    Jul 01, 2019
    ASSP recently released several standards publications that are now available for purchase.
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    OSH Generations: Dan Hannan

    Jul 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 Dan Hannan, a professional member of our Northwest Chapter, and his father, Dan Hannan Sr.
  • ASSP Member Named AAAA Safety Officer of the Year

    Jun 01, 2019
    ASSP member Nicholas Sciacca was named 2018 Army Aviator Association of America’s Safety Officer of the Year and received the James H. McClellan Army Aviation Safety Award.
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    Kathy Seabrook Contributes to ILO’s World Day for Safety & Health at Work

    Jun 01, 2019
    International Labor Organization’s (ILO) World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2019 takes stock of ILO’s 100 years of work in improving OSH and looks to the future. Past President Kathy Seabrook contributed a think piece to celebrate the event.
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    Oregon Chapters Sponsor Teen Worker Safety Video Contest

    Jun 01, 2019
    Thanks to the sponsorship of our Columbia-Willamette and Cascade chapters, along with the support and work of many individual ASSP members, students are learning about workplace issues and spreading the message of safety.
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    CGA Recognizes ASSP Member Bonnie Stanage

    Jun 01, 2019
    Bonnie Stanage, professional member of our New Mexico Chapter and member of our Management Practice Specialty, was recognized by the Compressed Gas Association with the Charles H. Glasier Safety Award.
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    Arizona & Southern Arizona Chapter Initiatives Lead to Legislative Action

    Jun 01, 2019
    ASSP chapters’ safer road initiatives have led to change on the state level: on April 22, 2019, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey signed a bill that enacted a statewide ban on handheld cell phone use while driving.
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    Central Florida Chapter Outreach Efforts Pay Off

    Jun 01, 2019
    Our Central Florida Chapter’s dedication to community outreach over the years has inspired local recognition of occupational safety and health.
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    ASSP Community Answers Your Technical Questions

    Jun 01, 2019
    People you meet can become part of your professional network, which is essential for a profession like safety that requires technical knowledge and current regulatory information. Be sure to connect with these new colleagues through the ASSP Community.
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    OSH Generations: Holly White

    Jun 01, 2019
    OSH Generations is about family and the safety profession. Here's the story of Holly White.
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    Chris Laszcz-Davis Contributes to World Day for Safety & Health at Work Commemoration

    May 01, 2019
    ASSP member Chris Laszcz-Davis, M.S., CIH, COH, FAIHA, AIC Fellow, is among the contributors featured by International Labor Organization in commemoration of World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2019.
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    Central Florida Chapter WISE Members Raise Funds for ALA

    May 01, 2019
    Our Central Florida Chapter Women in Safety Excellence Common Interest Group members participated in American Lung Association’s Fight for Air Climb in Orlando, FL, by raising more than $2,400 for preventing and curing occupational and other lung diseases.
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    ASSP Emerging OSH Professionals Featured on Podcast

    May 01, 2019
    Three members of our Emerging Professionals in OSH Common Interest Group were recently featured on The Accidental Safety Pro safety podcast series from Vivid Learning Systems.
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    ASSP Podcast Discusses Psychosocial Safety & Health

    May 01, 2019
    ASSP’s Standards and Tech Pubs Podcast addresses psychological safety and health in the workplace.
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    ASSP Member Creates Safety Consultant Podcast

    May 01, 2019
    Sheldon Primus, a member of our South Florida Chapter, Consultants Practice Specialty and Blacks in Safety Excellence Common Interest Group, has produced more than 10 episodes of his podcast, Safety Consultant Podcast.

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