American Society of Safety Engineers Tap Mansfield, Massachuestts Resident as New Area Director
Des Plaines, IL (May 14, 2007) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) announced recently that Eric M. Stager, CSP, IHIT, will fulfill Jim Charlton’s II, CSP, term as the New England area director through June 2008. Stager, of Mansfield, MA, is the past president of ASSE’s Greater Boston Chapter and is the ASSE Industrial Hygiene (IH) Practice Specialty Administrator.
As the ASSE New England area director, Stager is responsible for the leadership and administration of six chapters: Greater Boston, Connecticut Valley, Granite State, Maine, Nutmeg and Worcester County. He will also be responsible for the annual New England Area Professional Development Conference (PDC) that is held each winter.
Stager works at OccuHealth, Inc., in Mansfield, MA, as the Project Manager. He has spent the last 13 years working in the safety, health and environmental (SH&E) field. Stager has served for more than three years as the chair for the PDC planning committee for the IH Practice Specialty and has served as president, president-elect, vice president of communications, vice president of chapter development and recognition and program chair for the Greater Boston Chapter.
Founded in 1911, the Des Plaines, IL-based ASSE is the oldest and largest professional safety organization and is committed to protecting people, property and the environment. Its 30,000 + occupational safety, health and environmental professional members manage, supervise, research and consult on safety, health, transportation and environmental issues in all industries, government, labor and education. For more information check ASSE’s website at www.asse.org.