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ASSE Safety 2007 Conference Featuring More Than 200 Sessions Slated for June 24 – 27 in Orlando

Des Plaines, IL (December 21, 2006) — The future of workplace safety, occupational leadership challenges, corporate safety perspectives, key issues and more will be featured at the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Professional Development Conference (PDC) and Exposition, Safety 2007, to be held June 24-27 in Orlando, FL at the Orang

ASSE Concerned with the Potential Impact of Industry Litigation on Commuicating Chemical Risks to Workers

Des Plaines, IL (December 18, 2006) —
For Immediate Release
ASSE CONCERNED WITH THE POTENTIAL IMPACT OF INDUSTRY LITIGATION ON COMMUNICATING CHEMICAL RISKS TO WORKERS
DES PLAINES, IL (December 18, 2006) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) today expressed concern over the recent lawsuit filed by industry groups challenging the Occu

Houston-Based American Society Of Safety Engineers’ Member Contribution Helps Safety Professionals Enhance Their Careers

Des Plaines, IL (December 18, 2006) — As the demand for occupational safety, health and environmental professionals continues to grow Houston-based American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) member Rixio Medina, CSP, and his wife Alejandra recently donated $10,000 to the ASSE Foundation for the Medina Professional Development Grant, a grant M

ASSE Announce New Ergonomics Practice Specialty Branch

Des Plaines, IL (December 18, 2006) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced the formation of a new ergonomics branch, co-sponsored by the ASSE Industrial Hygiene and Engineering Practice Specialties, to enhance the professional development of ASSE members and to address the rising number of injuries due to improper er

ASSE Concerned with the Potential Impact of Industry Litigation on Commuicating Chemical Risks to Workers

Des Plaines, IL (December 18, 2006) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) today expressed concern over the recent lawsuit filed by industry groups challenging the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) use of threshold limit values (TLVs) used to communicate the risk of exposure limits to chemical hazards through OSH

ASSE Urges Florida to Provide Workplace Safety Protection for its Public Servants at Hearing on Deadly Explosion

Daytona Beach, FL (December 14, 2006) — Seventy-six-year Florida resident, American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) professional member and chemist Edwin Granberry, Jr., today urged officials to provide the same level of workplace safety protection for the estimated 8.5 million state and local government workers that other U.S.
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New Lockout/Tagout Construction Safety Standard Focus of American Society of Safety Engineers’ Conference Call

Des Plaines, IL (December 6, 2006) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will be host to a technical conference call on December 13th to address the issue of Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) for demolition and construction operations through a discussion of the newly approved American National Standards Institute (ANSI) A10.
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Preventing Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Focus or North American Occupational Safety and Health Week 2007

Des Plaines, IL (December 5, 2006) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE), and its thousands of occupational safety, health and environmental professional members, along with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will work to raise the public’s awareness of the

NASA, OSHA & American Society of Safety Engineers ‘Gulf Coast Chapter Launch Teen ‘Safety-on-the-Job Video Contest’

Houston, TX (December 4, 2006) — The Gulf Coast Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), NASA/Johnson Space Center, and the Occupational Safety & Health Administration’s (OSHA) Houston Offices announced today a new video contest for Houston area teens aimed at increasing awareness of being safe on the job for all ages

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS ANNOUNCE AVAILABILITY OF NEWLY REVISED CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION SAFETY STANDARD

DES PLAINES, IL (November 8, 2006) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced the availability of the newly revised American National Standard Institute (ANSI) A10.6-2006 standard, Safety Requirements for Demolition for Construction and Demolition Operations, approved by ANSI on September 11, 2006. The ANSI/ASSE 10.
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Willy Medina
ASSE Public Relations Specialist
(847) 768-3404
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Manager, Public Relations
(847)768-3413
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Public Relations Assistant
(847) 768-3441
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