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    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.
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    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.
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    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.
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    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.
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    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.
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    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.
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    ASSP Representatives Encourage OSH Students

    May 21, 2018
    Encouraging OSH students today helps to support the profession and by inspiring future safety professionals. ASSP representatives Director-At-Large Brad Giles, P.E., CSP, and Society President Jim Smith, M.S., CSP, recently visited college campuses to share their knowledge about safety and address OSH students.
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    Jayme Hobson Recognized by Iron Workers International Union

    May 01, 2018
    Jayme Hobson, CSP, STS, has received the Safety and Health Recognition Award from the Iron Workers International Union.
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    Getting Involved in Standards

    May 01, 2018
    Voluntary national consensus standards are used by companies and organizations to reference state-of-the-art practices and technology to create the safest and healthiest work environments for employees. ASSP members such as Loui McCurley use these standards every day and have been involved in their creation.
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    President Jim Smith Addresses EKU Students on Career Outlook

    Apr 01, 2018
    President Jim Smith recently addressed students at Eastern Kentucky University about the future outlook for the OSH profession and how the Society supports safety professionals throughout their careers.
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    Pakistan Chapter Legislative Outreach Update

    Apr 01, 2018
    Leaders of the Society's Pakistan Chapter recently met with the National Vocational Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) to propose implementing OSH subjects into NAVTTC training modules across Pakistan.
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    IRAs Offer Tax Benefits to Foundation Donors

    Apr 01, 2018
    Charitable donations through an IRA are an option members can consider to help support the ASSP Foundation.

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