Bookmark and Share

ASSE President Comments on Death of Celebrated Safety Professional John E. Russell, of Maryland

Des Plaines, IL (December 16, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is saddened by the loss of ASSE Past President John E. Russell, P.E., CSP, of Timonium, Maryland, who dedicated his life to occupational safety and health.
Read more >

The American Society of Safety Engineers South Carolina Chapter Cautions Employers Against Workplace Safety Cutbacks

Columbia, SC (December 1, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) South Carolina Chapter cautions employers against cutting back on workplace safety in time of economic difficulty and encourages employers to explore creative ways of generating temporary and long-term savings in safety and training expenses, while still ensuring th

New Jersey ASSE Chapter To Aid Toys for Tots

Cranford, New Jersey (November 6, 2008) — The New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers (NJASSE) today officially kicked off its annual toy drive to garner toys from local ASSE members to be donated to children this holiday season.
Read more >

Gaithersburg Safety Professional Honored For His Ongoing Commitment to Enhancing Safety

Gaithersburg, MD (October 14, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced that Bruce A.
Read more >

American Society of Safety Engineers’ Central Indiana Chapter Donates Funds Toward Smoke Detectors For Families in Need

Indianapolis, IN (September 10, 2008) — To help purchase smoke detectors for needy families throughout Indiana, the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Central Indiana Chapter will present a $10,000 donation to the Indiana Fire Chiefs Association (IFCA) on September 19, 2008 at the IFCA conference held at the Marriott East Hotel in

ASSE Members to Tackle Top Workplace Safety Issues at 35th Annual Conference in Houston

Des Plaines, IL (July 21, 2008) — ASSE Region III MEDIA ADVISORY WHAT: Local members of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will discuss today’s top workplace safety, health and environmental issues August 3-6 at the ASSE Region III 35th annual Professional Development Conference.
Read more >

The American Society of Safety Engineers’ Middle Tennessee Chapter to Award Three Scholarships at Local Safety And Health Conference

Nashville, TN (July 14, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Middle Tennessee Chapter presented a $2,000 scholarship today to Trevor Harper of Murray, KY; Robert Hobson of Murray, KY; and to Shameka Dial of Hazel, KY at the annual Tennessee Safety & Health Congress at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville, TN.
Read more >

Wisconsin American Society of Safety Engineers Call For Legislators to Strengthen Drunken Driving Laws

Des Plaines, IL (June 25, 2008) — Wisconsin members of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) today called for Wisconsin legislators to strengthen the state’s drunk driving laws noting that not only are the state’s roadways unsafe but the current law’s leniency plays a major part in the tragic fact that transportation accidents are

Oregon’s Dave Parsons Named Regional Safety Professional of the Year by The American Society of Safety Engineers

Des Plaines, IL (June 2, 2008) — For his contributions to occupational safety, health and the environment (SH&E) and the SH&E profession, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Region I (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon and Washington) recently named Dave R. Parsons of Salem, OR, as Region Safety Professional of the Year (SPY).
Read more >

Orlando’s Kelly Bernish Receives Local Safety Professional of the Year Award

Orlando, FL (May 14, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Central Florida Chapter recently honored Kelly Bernish of Orlando, FL with the Central Florida Chapter Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) Award for her commitment to the chapter, workplace safety and the occupational safety, health and environmental (SH&E) prof