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Michigan ASSE Chapters Sign Alliance With State OSHA

November 30, 2012 – The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Greater Detroit Chapter, Lansing Chapter, and West Michigan Chapter, and the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) renewed their formal alliance today to continue to provide their collected occupational safety, health and environmenta

ASSE, Center for Safety & Health Sustainability Urge Corporations to Improve Supply Chain Safety Management & Protect Vulnerable Workers

DES PLAINES, IL (November 29, 2012) – With workplace tragedies such as the recent factory fires in Bangladesh killing more than 100 people last weekend and in Pakistan killing more than 300 workers in September, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and the Center for Safety and Health Sustainability (the Center) urge corporations to

NY City Chapter Hurricane Sandy Fundraiser Slated for Thursday, Nov. 29

American Society of Safety Engineers New York City Chapter News Advisory November 28, 2012 Contact: Leslie Radanovich, ASSE NY Chapter, leslie@site-safety.com; Diane Hurns, ASSE, 847-768-3413, dhurns@asse.
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Important Hurricane Sandy Clean-Up Tips for Working in Flooded Areas, Cleaning Debris

People prepare to clean-up following Hurricane Sandy. Photo by Michael P. Voudouris, EMT/Safety Engineer, ASSE NY City Chapter Past President 2010-11. Please note the following links to key informaton to help protect workers involved in the Hurricane Sandy clean-up and with future disasters.
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ASSE Offers Safe Driving, Preparation Tips for Holiday, Winter Storm Travel

DES PLAINES, IL (December 20, 2012) — As the first winter storm of the season hits so too does treacherous travel conditions.
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ASSE Issues Call for Help for Hurricane Sandy Clean-Up Workers, Volunteers in Need of PPE

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS NEWS ADVISORY DES PLAINES, IL (November 20, 2012) – As the massive clean-up and recovery efforts following Hurricane Sandy continue on the East Coast, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is assisting the U.S.
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ASSE November Webinar to Provide Roadmap for New Occupational Health & Safety Standard

DES PLAINES, IL (November 13, 2012) –   To help occupational safety, health and environmental professionals navigate the new and innovative Occupational Health and Safety Management Standard (OHSMS), ANSI Z10-2012, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will hold a 90-minute webinar Tuesday, November 20, at noon EST.
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ASSE Looks Ahead Following Election

DES PLAINES, IL (November 8, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) President Richard A. Pollock, CSP, released the following statement on the results of the 2012 election: “It is alarming that today in the U.S.
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ASSE Mourns the Loss of Former Board Member, Steven F. Kane, Killed in NY Accident

DES PLAINES, IL (November 7, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)  mourn the loss of former ASSE Board of Director and long-time member Steven F. Kane, P.E., CSP, who was struck and killed by a car November 1  while riding his bike on State Route 25 in Calverton, New York.
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ASSE Offers Key Resources for Emergency Preparedness & Response In Light of Hurricane Sandy Recovery

DES PLAINES, IL  (November 6, 2012) — To help those recovering from Hurricane Sandy and those preparing for contingency situations, the American Society of Safety Engineers is providing the following list and links to key resources:
OSHA’s Hurricane Preparedness Website
OSHA’s Hurricane Response Webpage
OSHA’s Plans & Pr