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ASSE To Hold Webinar on Ground-Breaking Prevention Through Design Standard Nov. 30

For Immediate Release Contact: Diane Hurns, 847-768-3413, dhurns@asse.org DES PLAINES, IL (October 27, 2011) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will be host to a webinar on November 30th addressing the new American National Standards Institute (ANSI)/ASSE Z590.
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Over 500 Health and Safety Professionals are Expected ASSE’s Kuwait Chapter Professional Development Conference and Exposition

DES PLAINES, IL (October
25, 2011) –Occupational safety, health and environmental (SH&E)
professionals from around the world will converge on Kuwait next month for ASSE’s
Kuwait Chapter’s Sixth International
Health, Safety, Security, Environment (HSSE) and Loss Prevention Professional
Development Conference (PDC) and Exhibition from  29t

ASSE’s President Norris Among Speakers at 7th Annual HSE Forum in Qatar to Increase Work Safety

DES PLAINES, IL (October
21, 2011) – American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) President Terrie
Norris, CSP, ARM, CPSI was among 40 global safety and health experts who
presented at the 7th Annual HSE (health, safety and environmental) Forum
in Energy,“Moulding the Future of HSE Fraternity: Global Vision and Local
Practise,”held October 10-

Liberty Mutual’s Commitment to Work Safety Continues With Major Donation to ASSE Foundation

DES PLAINES, IL (October 18, 2011) – For more than 10 years Liberty Mutual Insurance has supported key efforts to improve workplace safety. Today the company continues its commitment by again donating $30,000 to the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Foundation toward the Liberty Mutual Safety Research Fellowship Program.
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Members Converge on Greater Chicago to Celebrate ASSE’s 100th Birthday at Leadership Conference

For Immediate Release Contact: Diane Hurns, 847-768-3413, dhurns@asse.
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ASSE Honors Chubb’s Minzner Conley of NJ As One of 100 Women Making a Difference

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS HONOR NJ’S ANN MINZNER CONLEY AS ONE OF 100 WOMEN MAKING A DIFFERENCE
DES PLAINES, IL (October 14, 2011) – As part of its 100th anniversary celebration this year, the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Women in Safety Engineering (WISE) Common Interest Group has honored 100 women from around th

ASSE Foundation Provides Funding to Southeastern Louisiana Univ. for SH&E Program Accreditation

DES PLAINES, IL (September 22, 2011) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Foundation recently awarded Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, LA, with $3,500 to support its efforts to seek ABET accreditation for its  Occupational Safety, Health and Environment Program. The funding comes from the James A.
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ASSE Urges Farm Workers to Use Safety Programs/Precautions Now to Reduce Injuries and Illnesses

With the harvest season drawing near and National Farm Safety and Health Week this September 18-25, the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE)  safety and health tips for agriculture workers and employers are aimed at helping prevent injuries and illnesses.
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ASSE Announces Approval of Ground-Breaking Z590.3 Standard for Prevention Through Design

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced the approval of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)/ASSE Z590.3 standard,  ‘Prevention through Design: Guidelines for Addressing Occupational Risks in Design and Redesign Processes.
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ASSE’s ‘This Month in Safety’ Web Tool Promotes Education About History of Occupational Safety and Health

One hundred years ago in 1911, the United Society of Casualty Inspectors began their work as the first professional safety society in the U.S.
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