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ASSE Suggests OSHA Lower Workplace Noise Exposure Levels

DES PLAINES, IL (February 29, 2012) – Adding to previous comments opposing OSHA’s Interpretation of Provisions for Feasible Administrative or Engineering Controls of Occupational Noise, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) suggested in a letter this week to OSHA’s Assistant Secretary David Michaels that a more valuable measure

ASSE Supports OSHA’s Residential Fall Protection Actions As a Move Toward Increased Construction Safety

For Immediate Release Contact:  Diane Hurns, 847-768-3413, dhurns@asse.org DES PLAINES, IL (February 28, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers support the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) rescission of the interim Fall Protection Compliance Guidelines for Residential Construction.
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ASSE’s Central Florida Chapter Partners with Alliance for Central Florida Safety to Present Safety Day 2012

February 24, 2012
Orlando, FL
WHAT: To provide safety, health and environmental (SH&E)
professionals with current hand-on information about best practices for
preventing workplace injuries and illnesses, the American Society of Safety
Engineers’ (ASSE) Central Florida Chapter is again partnering with the Alliance
for Central Florida Safety to

Winners of the 10th Annual ASSE Record-Setting Kids’ Poster Contest are from AL, FL, PA, TX

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Diane Hurns, 847-768-3413, dhurns@asse.
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ASSE President Terrie S. Norris to Deliver Keynote Address at Middle East Professional Development Conference

DES PLAINES, IL (February 13, 2012) – American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) President Terrie S.
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ASSE’s Hawaii Chapter Partners With Local Schools for Kids’ ‘Safety-on-the-Job’ Poster Contest Winners

HONOLULU, HI (February 8, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers’ Hawaii Chapter announced today the winners of its local kids’ ‘Safety-on-the-Job’ poster contest from Kapolei Elementary School and Kapolei Middle School.
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Abu Dhabi Official Visits ASSE to Discuss Expanding SH&E Offerings

DES PLAINES, IL (February 8, 2012) – The 100-year-old Des Plaines-based American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) welcomed the president of the Abu Dhabi Environmental Health and Safety Center (EHS Center) Mr.
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ASSE Central Florida Member Joins with Fueled by the Fallen to Honor Those Lost on September 11th

Des Plaines, IL (February 8, 2012) — American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
Central Florida Chapter member Anne Kogut, CIH, CSP, MS had the privilege of
driving a Chevrolet Camaro called Angel #2, the second car in a series of five
titled the ‘9/11 Angel Cruisers’, designed to honor those who lost their lives
in the attacks on September

ASSE Member & Professor Salutes ECU’s Football Team’s Focus on Safety

DES PLAINES, IL (February 3, 2012) – Following the tragedy that struck the campus of Notre Dame last October, one college took immediate action to make sure that type of accident never happened on their campus.
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ASSE Announces May North American Occupational Safety and Health Week to Include Small Business Outreach, New Sponsor

DES PLAINES, IL (February 3, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers, in conjunction with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and its Alliance partners, invites communities, businesses and individuals to support North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week this May 6-12 in an effort to enhance workplac