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Media Advisory: Des Plaines-Based American Society of Safety Engineers to Host Interactive Luncheon for Local Organizations

Des Plaines, IL (October 26, 2009) — What: American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will host a “Lunch and Learn” event this Friday for local organizations interested in learning more about ASSE, the oldest and largest professional safety organization based in Des Plaines, IL, and occupational safety and health.
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ASSE Saddened By Recent Death of Former President Marion L. Jones, Revisit Comments on His Commitment to Profession

Des Plaines, IL (October 20, 2009) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is saddened by the recent death of ASSE Past President Marion L. Jones, P.E., CSP, of Georgetown, Texas. He served as ASSE president from 1978 to 1979 and remained an active and dedicated member of ASSE for 68 years.
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ASSE Offers Sympathy In Wake of Sen. Kennedy’s Death

Des Plaines, IL (August 27, 2009) — “The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) joins with other Americans in mourning the death of Senator Edward M. Kennedy,” ASSE President C. Christopher Patton, CSP, said today. “Senator Kennedy was a tireless champion for the safety and health of America’s workers.
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ASSE Leadership Conference Aims To Enhance Members’ Skills

Des Plaines, IL (August 18, 2009) — To assist its members in their leadership roles at their companies and in their communities, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will be host to its annual Leadership Conference for members only this October 1 – 3 in Lombard, IL.
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AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS ANNOUNCE ANNUAL ELECTION RESULTS

Des Plaines, IL (April 21, 2009) — The occupational safety, health and environmental professional members of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) elected new members to its board of directors including those from California, North Carolina, and Colorado recently. C.
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ASSE Remembers Triangle Tragedy, Looks Toward Its 100th Anniversary

Des Plaines, IL (March 25, 2009) — In the aftermath of the tragic Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire that took 146 lives in New York City in 1911, the modern workplace safety movement began with the founding of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) later that year.
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Dedicated Safety Professional Edward Deck of Annapolis, MD Remembered by American Society of Safety Engineers

Des Plaines, IL (March 16, 2009) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is saddened by the loss of ASSE Past President Edward Nelson Deck, CSP, of Annapolis, MD, who dedicated his life to occupational safety and health. Until his retirement in 1986, Deck served as a manager of corporate security at General Electric for 30 years.
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ASSE Launches Interactive Electronic Newsletters for Its 16 Practice Specialties

Des Plaines, IL (March 16, 2009) — The American Society of Safety Engineers recently developed and distributed new interactive electronic newsletters for each of its 16 Practice Specialty (PS) groups providing members with not only the latest specialty news, but live links to videos, documents and websites with capabilities to e-mail leadership a

ASSEWebinar to Offer What & How of Safety Certification

Des Plaines, IL (March 6, 2009) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will be host to a Webinar Thursday, March 26 from 11:00 am-12:30pm CST on safety certification — what it is, and what it means for a safety professional’s career growth.
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ASSE Gears Up For Annual Board Election

Des Plaines, IL (February 17, 2009) — Voting is set to begin March 1 for the annual American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Board of Directors election. Warren K. Brown, CSP, ARM, CSHM, of Fairborn, OH, currently serves as ASSE president. Brown holds a B.S.
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