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ASSE Reaccredited as Authorized Provider of Continuing Education

Prestigious IACET Accreditation Demonstrates Commitment to High-Quality Lifelong Learning
DES PLAINES, IL (August 20, 2012) — The International Association for Continuing Education and Training  (IACET) awarded reaccreditation status to the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) on August 18 authorizing ASSE to continue to provide Con

ASSE URGES FEDS TO UPDATE 1980 JOB DESCRIPTION FOR ITS OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY PROFESSIONALS

DES PLAINES, IL (August 2, 2012) – The last time the federal employee job classification for the GS-0018 ‘Safety and Occupational Health Management’ job series was updated was in 1980.
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ASSE Pleased Workplace Safety Engineer Listed as One of Fastest Growing Jobs

DES PLAINES, IL (August 1, 2012) – As the profession continues to grow, the American Society of Safety Engineers  was pleased to see the job of safety and health engineer listed as one of the fastest-growing jobs that pay $75,000 a year in today’s CareerBuilder article titled “7 Jobs that pay $75,000 a year”.
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ASSE Honors Burbank IL’s Lawrence E. Oldendorf with Prestigious Thomas F. Bresnahan Standards Medal

DES PLAINES, IL (July 25, 2012) – American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) professional member Lawrence E. Oldendorf, P.E., of Burbank, IL was recently named the 2012 recipient of the Society’s prestigious Thomas F.
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ASSE’s Pollock Reinforces Support for I2P2, VPP, in Letter to Congressional Committee Chair

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS SAY ALL OF OSHA SHOULD BE VPP DES PLAINES, IL (July 17, 2012) – American Society of Safety Engineers’ President Richard A. Pollock, CSP, said, “All of OSHA should be VPP,” in commending Rep. Timothy L. Walberg, chair of the U.S.
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ASSE Expands its Global Reach With the Establishment of Entities in the UAE and Mexico

DES PLAINES, IL (July 16, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) continue to work to increase work safety around the globe with the formation of a new chapter in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and a section in Mexico.
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Helping Kids Understand Work Safety Earned These ASSE Members Worldwide Recognition

Des Plaines, IL (July 13, 2012) – In recognition of their efforts to help
children learn the importance of work safety during North American Occupational
Safety and Health (NAOSH, May 6-12) Week 2012, the American Society of Safety
Engineers (ASSE) has recognized five safety, health and environmental
(SH&E) professionals from around the globe

ASSE Awards Adele Abrams of Beltsville, MD Best Technical Publication for Article on Mining Regulations

Des Plaines, IL (July 6th, 2012) – American Society of Safety Engineers member Adele Abrams, Esq.
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ASSE President Rick Pollock Among Experts to Speak at the 8th Annual HSE Forum in Energy Held in Qatar to Increase Work Safety

DES PLAINES, IL – (July 6, 2012) – American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
President Richard Pollock, CSP will be amongst 40 global safety and health experts
who will address the SH&E fraternity at the 8th Annual HSE (health, safety and environmental) Forum in
Energy, scheduled to take place from 8th -10th October 2012 in Doha Gran

Occupational Safety Professionals Encourage Teens to Learn Their Rights and Stay Safe on the Job this Summer

DES PLAINES (June 28, 2012) – With summer in full swing, and many teens working a summer job, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) reminds  young workers about the importance of staying safe at on the job.
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