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ASSE Transportation Group Concerned About Distracted Driving, Offer New Resources, Tips for April’s Distracted Driving Awareness Month

DES PLAINES, IL, (March 29, 2012) – Members of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) say that distracted driving can lead to harrowing life changing events and warns drivers to pay attention to the road as part of April’s Distracted Driving Awareness Month.
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ASSE Suggests the Earlier the Better for Companies to Get Started with GHS Compliance

DES PLAINES, IL (March 21st, 2012) Prior to Tuesday’s announcement of the
revised Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA) Hazard Communication
Standard (HCS) the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) has been preparing
safety, health and environmental (SH&E) professionals for major compliance
changes that are required by the U

FDNY’s James Sorokac Discusses With ASSE the Tragedy of the Triangle Fire 101 Years Later

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ASSE Webinar to Address Cutting Through Distractions to Develop Effective Safety System

DES PLAINES, IL (March 21, 2012) – From management skills to measurement, culture to unintended consequences – to create a truly powerful and effective safety management system, safety professionals need to address them all is what American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Fellow, author and teacher Fred Manuele and others will discuss

ASSE Questions EPA’s Lack of Worker Protection in Proposed New Rule

DES PLAINES, IL (March 20, 2012) – In a comment submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today concerning its proposed rule to set ‘significant new use rules (SNURs)’ for chemical substances, seven of which include the term carbon nanotubes, the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) President Terrie S.
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OSHA, ASSE Renew Alliance to Promote Best Practices to Prevent Workplace Injuries, Illnesses

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Promoting best practices for reducing and preventing worker exposures to health and physical hazards is the goal of a renewed Alliance between the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE).
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To Help Children, ASSE Middle Tennessee Chapter Announces Continuation of Child Safety Seat Donation Program

Contact:  Anthony “Corky” Carter, CSP, 615- 221-1514 NASHVILLE, TN (March 16, 2012) –The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Middle Tennessee chapter recently announced the continuation of their “Middle Tennessee ASSE/Dr.
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ASSE’s Virtual Global Symposium to Answer Questions on Where to Start When it Comes to International Work Safety

DES PLAINES, IL (March 15, 2012) – For those doing business globally whether located in the U.S.
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Research Aimed at Helping Prevent Elderly Falls, Slips, Focus of ASSE Foundation’s New Liberty Mutual Research Fellows

DES PLAINES, IL (March 13, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Foundation today announced the recipients of the annual Liberty Mutual Research Fellowship program are Tzurei Chen, M.S., of Eugene, OR, and Andrew S. Merryweather, Ph.D., of Salt Lake City, Utah.
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Link to NAOSH 2012 Poster

DES PLAINES, IL (March 12, 2012) – ASSE received a record 2500 posters from the U.S. and 14 countries for its 10th annual kids’ ‘Safety-on-the-Job’ poster contest for children 5-14.
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