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ASSE’s Energy Industry Members Commend OSHA For Multi-Agency Dialogue on Work Safety

DES PLAINES, IL (October 26, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) commended the U.S.
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ASSE’s Southwest Chapter to Mark Major Milestone

October 24, 2012                                                                       Contact: Phil Bunker, pbunker@sbcglobal.
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NAOSH Supporter Lamar Outdoor Advertising and OSHA Sign Alliance Agreement

For Immediate Release, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Date: October 12, 2012 Contact:  Office of Communications, Washington, D.C. , Phone: 202-693-1999, www.osha.
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ASSE Reminds Students That Fires, Smoke Are Deadly, Offer On/Off Campus Fire Protection Tips

For Fire Prevention Week, October 7-13, 2012 DES PLAINES, IL (October 4, 2012) – Morgantown, W. Virginia Fire Department Chief Mark Caravasos reminded several college students recently that fires are not like the ones shown in the movies. In reality, he said, a burning room is dark and filled with dense smoke.
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Innovative Safety Standard Now Available From American Society of Safety Engineers

DES PLAINES, IL (September 26, 2012) –   The newly revised ANSI Z10-2012 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems Standard (OHSMS) is now available through the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE).
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ASSE’s President Asks ‘Where’s the Concern?’ as New Report Shows 13 People a Day Die From Work Injuries

DES PLAINES, IL (September 25, 2012) – With the recent release of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) preliminary results of the national census of fatal occupational injuries report showing 4,609 people died from on-the-job injuries in the U.S. in 2011, American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) President Richard A.
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U.S. Department of Labor Releases Preliminary National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries Report for 2011

The U.S. Department of Labor’s  Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries preliminary  report (http://www.bls.gov/news.release/cfoi.nr0.htm) released September 20, 2012, showed 4,609 people died from on-the-job injuries in the U.S. in 2011, 13 people a day.
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ASSE’s Workplace Safety Poster Contest For Kids Kicks Off 11th Year

DES PLAINES, IL (September 19, 2012) – Children aged 5-14 will again have an opportunity to illustrate the importance of being safe at work by entering the 11th annual American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) kids’ ‘Safety on the Job’ poster contest opening today and running through February 14, 2013.
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Driving Safety Leadership Topic of ASSE’s November Florida Symposium

DES PLAINES, IL (September 13, 2012) –   Increasing occupational safety, health and environmental (SH&E) professionals impact on workplace safety and their organization through effective leadership will be front and center at the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE)  ‘Safety is About Leadership’ symposium to take place in Orl