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ASSE Offers Tips on How to Prevent Heat-Related Illness For Workers

Des Plaines, IL (July 12, 2011) — As heat can cause workplace injuries and illness it is important for workers to be protected against the heat, sun exposure and other hazards that could result in severe injury, especially during the recent heat wave that much of America is experiencing.
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ASSE Member in Singapore Outlines Country’s Cutting Edge Strategy to Reinforce Work Safety and Health and Reduce Injuries and Illnesses

American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) member Suresh Navaratnam, director of policy, information and corporate service in the Occupational Safety and Health Division  (OSHD) of The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) in Singapore, discussed the country’s  workplace safety and health framework and provided an in-depth look at the country’s init

To Stay Injury Free, ASSE Urges Teens to Be Aware of Summer Job Risks, Offer Safety Tips

  DES PLAINES, IL (July 11, 2011) —  No matter where a teen works — at the pool, the restaurant, the store, etc. — they need to know how to be safe at work, according to the 100-year-old American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE).
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ASSE Foundation Receives $127,500 in Award Funding at Annual Conference

In its ongoing efforts to provide assistance to students entering the safety, health and environmental (SH&E) field, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Foundation funds annual scholarships and professional development grants.
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ASSE Announces Release of Standard for Safety Requirements in Steel Erection in Construction and Demolition Operations

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced the release of the newly published A10.13 American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standard, Safety Requirements for Steel Erection.  The A10.13 standard has been updated from a version previously published in 2001 and a comparison document is available for viewing changes.
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Safety Professionals from Across the U.S. Honored for Their Contributions to the Safety and Health Profession

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently presented the distinguished Practice Specialty (PS) Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) awards to safety professionals across the country for their contributions to the safety, health and environmental (SH&E) field, as well as their contributions to individual practice specialties.
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ASSE Offers Tips For a Safe and Fun Independence Day Parade

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                      Contact:  Diane Hurns, 847-768-3413, DES PLAINES, IL (June 29, 2011) —Parades are a major part of our Independence Day celebration.
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Practice Specialty Parade Safety Article

 From the ASSE Council on Practices and Standards Public Sector Practice Specialty newsletter: providing you the following article. For more information and permission to reprint the article please go to the website, 2009.
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ASSE, Nigerian Institute of Safety Professionals Sign Critical Memorandum of Understanding

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Nigerian Institute of Safety Professionals (NISP), representing a commitment to work together on areas of mutual interest and benefit in the area of safety and health.
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ASSE Offers Post-Catastrophe Business Resumption, Community Safety Tips

For Immediate Release                                                                                            
 DES PLAINES, IL (June 24, 2011) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) urges workplaces and communities to be prepared for th

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