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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

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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