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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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ASSE Announces Approval of Safety Standard for Multi-Employer Construction Sites

DES PLAINES, IL (January 9, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) announced today that the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) recently approved the updated ANSI/ASSE A10.33-2011 standard, Safety and Health Program Requirements for Multi-Employer Projects. The A10.
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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