Call for Nominations: 2015 Society Election
Serving in a Society Leadership position enables you to contribute your leadership and vision to the ASSE community, while further developing your personal leadership and business skills. ASSE is seeking qualified professional members to serve as candidates in the 2015 Society Elections. A variety of positions are available, depending on your interests, skill set, and experience level. Learn more about the positions available and how to apply at www.asse.org/elections.
Highlights From Safety 2014!
Social Media and ASSE
Connect With ASSE on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter
ASSE's Social Media offerings include a variety of more than 30 different groups ranging from our Practice Specialties, Branches and Common Interest Groups to our Government Affairs and Public Relations outreach efforts. Take a moment to join the appropriate groups, post questions, recommend useful resources, participate in the discussions, search jobs, and network with fellow EH&S professionals.
New EPA Tool to Help Communities Deal With Floods
July 14, 2014
EPA has developed a new tool—the Flood Resilience Checklist—to help communities better prepare for, deal with and recover from floods. The agency reports the checklist will help flood-prone communities think about these issues and develop the best solutions that work for them. It provides strategies that communities can apply, such as land conservation in flood-prone areas, directing new development to safer areas and applying green infrastructure approaches (e.g., rain gardens) to manage rain water. Read more..
ASSE's Body of Knowledge
If you haven't registered yet for the ASSE's Body of Knowledge you're missing out on a great source of information for the safety professional.
This week's featured content:
- Contractor Safety Management
- Risk Control Service Strategy for Fall Protection
- Preventing Falls from Heights through the Design of Embedded Safety Features
- Creating and Using Videos to Enhance Your Safety Training - VIDEO
- Practical Approaches to Implementing a H&S Management System OHSAS 18001 & ANSI Z10 - VIDEO
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