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ASSE Member Teresa Dwyer of South Florida Honored with Patriot Award

DES PLAINES, IL (February 1, 2012) – An effort by American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) member Teresa Dwyer to spearhead her employer’s initiative to support her co-workers who are serving on active military duty has been recognized with the Patriot Award.
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ASSE Announces New Program Providing Free Podcasts on Workplace Safety Topics

DES PLAINES, IL (February 2, 2012) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) announced today that it is providing free podcasts on a variety of occupational safety, health and environmental topics and will continue to add new offerings each month. They are available from ASSE’s virtual classroom at http://www.asse.
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ASSE Foundation Appoints Pittsburgh’s Joel Haight and New York’s Michael Murray to its Board of Directors

Des Plaines, IL (January 23, 2012) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Foundation announced recently the appointment of two new trustees to its board of directors, Joel M. Haight, Ph.D., P.E., CSP, CIH of Pittsburgh, PA, and Michael Murray of New York, NY.
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ASSE Member and WISE Honoree Featured in Television Advertisement for Her Alma Mater

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uvXnrFJZHmo&feature=relmfu[/youtube] DES PLAINES, IL (January 23, 2012) – American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) member Elaine Cullen, PhD. of Chattaroy, WA currently appears  in a television advertisement for her alma mater, Spokane, WA’s Gonzaga University.
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ASSE Opposes Efforts in CA To Restrict PEL Work, Could Negatively Impact Businesses

DES PLAINES, IL (January 23, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is opposed to reported efforts to change a bill sponsored by California Assemblyman William Monning that would call for a limit on the type of professionals who would be able to supervise or direct the monitoring of control methods for permissible exposure levels

Race Car Driver Davey Hamilton to Open 2012 Indiana Safety and Health Conference and Expo in March

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (January 19, 2012) – Indy Car driver Davey Hamilton will serve as this year’s opening general session speaker at the 2012 American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Central Indiana Chapter’s Indiana Safety and Health Conference and Expo, which will take place March 12-14 at the Indianapolis Marriott East.
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Summit Training Source Continues Support of Safety and Health Education Through the ASSE Foundation

Des Plaines, IL (January 13, 2012) — In its continued efforts to support research and education in the occupational safety, health and environmental (SH&E) field, Grand Rapids, MI – based Summit Training Source, Inc. has contributed $5,000 to the American Society of Safety Engineers Foundation (ASSEF).
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Deadline Looming for ASSE’s Kids’ ‘Safety-on-the-Job’ Poster Contest Entrants

DES PLAINES, IL (January 13, 2012) –With the deadline near, the 100-year-old Des Plaines, IL-based American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) is urging children to get their entries in now for the 10th annual ASSE kids’ ‘safety-on-the-job’ poster contest. The deadline is this February 14.
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Liberty Mutual Group Supports Safety Research and Education Through the ASSE Foundation

Des Plaines, IL (January 10, 2012) — The Liberty Mutual Group continues to support research and education in the safety, health and environmental (SH&E) profession through the American Society of Safety Engineers’ Foundation (ASSEF) and has made a generous $30,000 contribution for 2012.
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ASSE Soon to Launch Chapter in India

DES PLAINES, IL (January 9, 2012) – Realizing the importance of safety in the workplace, India’s growing community of occupational safety professionals today announce the planned launch of the India Chapter of American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) to occur in March, 2012.
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