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ASSE Announces Approval of Two Key Safety Standards for the Construction and Demolition Industry

DES PLAINES, IL (January 5, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) announced today that the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has approved two new ASSE A10 construction and demolition standards aimed at enhancing safety. The two new standards approved are the ANSI/ASSE A10.
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ASSE President Continues Call for Action As Society Moves Into Its Next 100 Years, Reviews Challenges Ahead

DES PLAINES, IL (January 4, 2012) – As the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) enters its next 100 years, ASSE President Terrie S. Norris, CSP, ARM, states that even though recent U.S.
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ASSE San Diego Chapter Honors the San Diego Union Tribune’s David Ferguson as Safety Professional of the the Year

DES PLAINES, IL (December 27, 2011) – The American Society of Safety Engineers’ San Diego Chapter recognized David Ferguson CSP, REA, CEA, director of risk management for the San Diego Union Tribune as their 2011 Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) at their member appreciation luncheon on December 13th.
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The UPS Foundation Continues Support of Safety Education with Grant for Scholarships

DES PLAINES, IL (December 21, 2011) –The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Foundation received a $35,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS (NYSE:UPS).
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ASSE’s Hawaii Chapter’s Biennual April Pac-Rim Conference to Feature Global SH&E Experts

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS HAWAII CHAPTER TO FOCUS ON WORK SAFETY AT POPULAR BIENNIAL GOVERNORS PAC-RIM SAFETY & HEALTH CONFERENCE THIS APRIL 16-18
DES PLAINES, IL (December 20, 2011) – With more than 34,000 occupational safety and health professional members located in 73 countries, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)

ASSE Supports NTSB’s Call for Ban on Use of Portable Electronic Devices While Driving

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS SUPPORT NTSB’S CALL FOR BAN ON USE OF PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICES WHILE DRIVING
DES PLAINES, IL (December 16, 2011) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) supports the National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB) call for a nationwide ban on driver use of personal electronic devices (PEDs) whi

ASSE’s New Jersey Member Provides Funding for Work Safety Research

DES PLAINES, IL (December
15, 2011) – To further advance the recognition of occupational safety as an
essential part of corporate sustainability policies, American Society of Safety
Engineers’ (ASSE) Senior Vice President Kathy Seabrook, CSP, CMIOSH, of
Mendham, NJ, has donated $10,000 to the ASSE Foundation, which includes a
matching donation

ASSE’s Annual Professional Development Conference & Exposition Slated for June 2012 in Denver, CO

DES PLAINES, IL (December 7, 2011) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) announced today its ‘Safety
2012,’ the Society’s annual Professional Development Conference (PDC) and
Exposition taking place on June 3rd through 6th in
Denver, CO, which will feature more than 250 educational sessions for
occupational safety, health and en

ASSE Urges Kids To Draw and Enter Its 10th Annual Poster Contest During Holidays

DES PLAINES, IL (December 2, 2011) – With the holidays here, the 100-year-old American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) urge children aged 5-14 to take this time to draw and enter its 10th annual kids’ ‘safety-on-the-job’ poster contest. The prize for the winners in each of the five age groups is a $5,000 savings bond.
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Orange County Safety Engineers Support Members’ Continued Education

(Left to Right) Award recipient James Gunderson; Chapter President Georgette Quinn; Awards & Honors Chair, Phillip Combest
SANTA ANA, CA (November 30, 2011) – The Orange County Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers
(ASSE) awarded a $500 grant to long time member, James Gunderson, ARM, of
Mission Viejo, California, which will