Our more than 38,000 members lead, manage, supervise, research and consult on occupational safety and health across all industries and represent diverse voices across age, gender and ethnicity.
ASSP has a long-standing reputation of delivering top-quality occupational safety and health education and training members can immediately put into practice.
ASSP engages in a consensus process that brings together diverse viewpoints to ensure that standards reflect the latest industry developments and recognized best practices.
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Safety professionals count on ASSP publications to deliver the information they need to create safer, healthier workplaces that protect workers and improve organizational performance.
We are committed to advancing our profession through evidence-based approaches such as risk assessment and prevention through design.
We are your source for insights on trends in the safety profession, including developments in safety management, worker safety, government and regulatory affairs, and standards.
We connect you to great resources that help you prevent workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities.
Welcome to the safety profession. With ASSP, you can grow your future career, build your network, expand your education, connect with industry experts and earn scholarships.
American Society of Safety Professionals is a global association for occupational safety and health professionals. Our membership spans the full career continuum, whether you're a student, young professionals, seasoned manager or corporate leader.
ASSP membership benefits OSH professionals across the full career continuum, whether you're a student, young professional, seasoned manager or corporate leader.
Two member types apply for most safety professionals and those who work in related fields and occupations: member and professional member. Which category is right for you will be determined based on the information you provide on your application.
Annual dues for each category are $160, plus fees for membership in local chapters and optional practice specialty or common interest group member communities.
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If you are a student pursuing an undergraduate or advanced safety-related degree, student membership is for you. Student dues are $15 per year and include one free practice specialty and common interest group. Learn more about the specific qualifications and benefits, or apply now.
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