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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

Crowd Safety Measures Important During Holiday Season, Notes ASSE

DES PLAINES, IL (November 22, 2011) – The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Service Branch noted the importance of crowd management planning in light of the holiday shopping season as a way to ensure safety for shoppers, employees and others.
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ASSE’s Safety Professionals and the Latino Workforce Group Announces Educational Grant to Bring More Latino Representation to the Safety Profession

DES PLAINES, IL (November
21, 2011) – The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Safety
Professionals and the Latino Workforce (SPALW) group recently established a
professional education grant aimed at providing assistance for members in the
safety, health and environment (SH&E) occupation to further their education
and career in an e

Prove It Symposium Attendees’ Rethink Leading Indicators for Work Safety

In this photo (Add/Edit Faces): American Society of Safety Engineers members and non-members from   across the U.S.and Canada discuss identifying & communicating value of safety to corporate management at ASSE’s Nov. 17-18, 2011,  Prove It symposium held in Cambridge, MA.
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Safety Professional Sees Return of Two Million to Company Due to Positive Safety Efforts

Boston Globe’s Anthony R. Schiavi, CSP, P.E., ARM, while discussing using safety audits as leading indicator in safety, noted last year positive safety efforts for the Globe resulted in a return of $2 million to the safety budget. 300 safety professionals are attending the Nov. 17-18, 2011, Prove It conference in Cambridge, MA. Go to www.
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ASSE Prove It Symposium Speaker Opens by Asking Audience to ID ‘What Matters Most’

name Deloitte’s Miles Ewing tells Am.Soc.
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ASSE’s New Illustrated Guide to Electrical Safety Book Provides a Comprehensive View of the Updated National Electrical Code

DES PLAINES, IL (November 15, 2011) – The American
Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) has just published a new Sixth Edition of An Illustrated Guide to Electrical Safety,
an easy to use reference to navigate through recent changes to 29 CFR 1910
Subpart S, Part 1, “Design Safety Standards for Electrical Systems” and Part 2,
“Electrical Safe

ASSE Unveils New Safety, Health and Environmental Interactive On-Line Resource

DES PLAINES, IL (November 11, 2011) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently unveiled its new ‘Safety, Health and Environmental Body of Knowledge’ (BOK) tool at its Leadership Conference for ASSE members.
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ASSE New England Area Prepares to Welcome 200 Occupational Safety Professionals to its Annual PDC

DES PLAINES, IL (November 8, 2011) – Approximatley 200 safety professionals from New England will converge on Nashua, NH at the end of November for the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Region VIII New England Area – ‘13th annual Professional Development Conference (PDC) and Exposition’.
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Illinois Senate Honors Long Time ASSE Member William Larson

Longtime ASSE Member William Larson DES PLAINES, IL (November 7, 2011) –  The longest serving member of the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Three Rivers chapter William J. Larson P.E. was recently honored by members of the Illinois State Senate with a memorial resolution on October 27th.
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