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    SafetyFOCUS Early Bird Registration Now Open

    Sep 01, 2019
    Early bird registration for SafetyFOCUS 2020 is now open. Register before Oct. 18, 2019 to get the early bird pricing for one of our biggest events of the year.
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    OSH Generations: Kirk Davis

    Sep 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 Kirk Davis.
  • Secretary of Labor Appoints ASSP Members to ACCSH

    Aug 01, 2019
    Several ASSP members were recently appointed to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH). The committee advises the OSHA Administrator on construction safety and health standards and policy matters. Seven of the 15 committee members are ASSP members.
  • New Designations Qualify for Professional Membership

    Aug 01, 2019
    Those who hold the SMS (safety management specialist) or CPP (certified protection professional) designation can now qualify as a professional member of the Society.
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    Central Indiana Chapter Donates 143 Safety Vests to Homeless Cyclists

    Aug 01, 2019
    ASSP’s Central Indiana Chapter donated 143 safety vests to be used by the homeless members of the Indianapolis community who often need to ride their bikes to and from work during the dark hours of the day.
  • ASSP Members Recognized by CSU

    Aug 01, 2019
    Two ASSP members were recognized by Columbia Southern University (CSU) for their accomplishments and for their commitment to safety and professionalism.
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    South Texas Chapter Celebrates New President With Unique Tradition

    Aug 01, 2019
    ASSP’s South Texas Chapter celebrated the office transition meeting with a unique tradition—a chapter presidential time capsule. Share your unique traditions with ASSP.
  • OSH Generations: Sam Gualardo

    Aug 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 Sam Gualardo, a professional member of our Western Pennsylvania Chapter.
  • Randal Keller Named Endowed Professor for Murray State University

    Jul 01, 2019
    Randal Keller, a professional member of our Purchase Area Chapter, has been named the Jesse D. Jones Endowed Professor for Murray State University’s Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering and Technology.
  • 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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