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Cal/OSHA Guidance for Protecting Healthcare Workers from Ebola

MONDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2014

Although widespread outbreak of Ebola in the U.S. is unlikely, Cal/OSHA has partnered with state public health agencies to issue interim guidelines for occupations with the highest risk of exposure: healthcare workers, emergency responders, laboratory staff, mortuary workers, airline flight crews and airport staff, and quarantine operations staff. (read more)

Is Your Safety Program Mature?

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2014

Paul A. Esposito, CSP, CIH, vice president of ESIS Global Risk Control Services, is pulling double duty at SeminarFest 2015. He’ll give two presentations, “Achieving a Higher Level of Program Maturity” as well as “Auditing Safety and Health Management Systems.” (read more)

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Browse nearly 300 of the best jobs for safety professionals! Search for jobs in environmental health & safety, environmental compliance, safety management, safety engineering, and more. Employers, post your jobs and search our database of over 1,100 resumes for qualified candidates.


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Education

Upcoming Events

Energize Symposium

Event Dates: Oct. 23-24, 2014
Location: Denver, CO


Future Safety Leaders Conference

Event Dates: Nov. 6-7, 2014
Location: Schaumburg, IL


Seminar Fest 2015

Event Dates: Feb. 6-12, 2015
Location: Las Vegas, NV

Virtual Classroom

Generating Culture Change Mindsets
November 5, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CENTRAL

Commitment Based Safety: The Only Way to Zero Injuries
November 12, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CENTRAL

The Rise of ISO 45001 - A New Global Occupational Health and Safety Management System Standard
November 19, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CENTRAL

Protecting Temporary Workers
November 25, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CENTRAL

 

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Newsroom

What's New?

2013 BLS Preliminary Fatality Numbers Show Overall Improvement but More Deaths Among Latino Workers and Contractors

9/26/2014

A preliminary total of 4,405 fatal work injuries were recorded in the United States in 2013, lower than the revised count of 4,628 fatal work injuries in 2012, according to results from the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

ASSE Foundation’s 2015 Scholarship and Grant Program Now Accepting Applications

09/04/2014

DES PLAINES, Ill. (Sept. 4, 2014) – The ASSE Foundation’s 2015 Scholarship and Professional Education Grant program is now accepting applications for students pursuing degrees in occupational health and safety and safety professionals working to advance their professional credentials.

Government Affairs

ASSE Backs NTSB Call for States to Adopted 0.05 BAC Level for Impaired Driving

09/26/2014

Based on the development of Position Statement on the issue by ASSE’s Transportation Practice Specialty, ASSE offered the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) support for its call to adopt measures that can encourage states to reduce the legal standard of driver impairment due to alcohol consumption, as measured by blood-alcohol content (BAC), from 0.08% to 0.05%.

OSHA's New Recordkeeping Rules Summarized

09/26/2014

On September 11, OSHA announced its final rule adopting new requirements for reporting severe injuries and updates list of industries exempt from record-keeping requirements. ASSE opposed the provisions related to reporting severe injuries.


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