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ASSE Announces Sponsorship by SafeStart

Posted in on Mon, Jun 13, 2011

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is pleased to announce sponsorship by SafeStart®, a company that provides valuable safety awareness and safety skills training programs.  SafeStart will provide support for the Society and the safety, health and environmental (SH&E) profession as ASSE enters a new century of protecting people, property and the environment.  With a focus on workplace safety and health, the partnership between SafeStart and ASSE represents a joint commitment to supporting the safety and health professional, as well as reducing risks in the workplace and outside of the workplace.

SafeStart is a division of Electrolab, a Belleville, Ontario–based company that has been serving the educational and industrial markets for more than 35 years.   The SafeStart Advanced Safety Awareness and Safety Skills Training programs are applicable to every individual and are designed to help employees teach the SafeStart concepts to others in their family.  SafeStart is applicable to all work environments.  There are also versions of its programs specifically for the construction industry and contractors, and for the healthcare industry.  For more information about SafeStart, its products and services, please visit

SafeStart is striving to be one of the world’s leading producers of safety awareness and skills training programs.  They are well on their way: SafeStart is now available in 25+ languages, and has been implemented at 7,000+ sites in over 40 countries and over 1.5 million people trained.

“We are extremely honored to support and partner with the ASSE.  We share their commitment to reducing injuries everywhere – on the job, off the job and on the road,” said Larry Wilson, Author, SafeStart, Co-Owner, Electrolab.

Founded in 1911 and celebrating its centennial, the Des Plaines, IL-based ASSE is the oldest professional safety society and is committed to protecting people, property and the environment.  Its more than 33,000 occupational safety, health and environmental professional members lead, manage, supervise, research and consult on safety, health, transportation and environmental issues in all industries, government, labor, healthcare and education.  For more information, please go to and to view the new ASSE – A Century of Safety film go to



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