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ASSE Nominates Jim Thornton for Reappointment to Chair MACOSH

Posted in on Fri, Aug 17, 2012

ASSE nominated James Thornton, CSP, CIH, for reappointment as Chair of OSHA’s Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health(MACOSH) in a letter to Assistant Secretary for OSHA David Michaels.  Jim has had a long and distinguished career committed to protecting workers in the shipbuilding industry and has demonstrated similar leadership in his profession.  As Chair of ASSE’s Government Affairs Committee, he is engaged in building ASSE’s voice in public affairs issues and is a former President of AIHA.  He is a well recognized proponent of OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Program and is the current Chair of MACOSH.

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