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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

ASSE Joins 85-3 Coalition For Increased Worker Hearing Protection

DES PLAINES, IL (November 5, 2012) – In its efforts to encourage increased hearing protection for workers, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) announced today that it has joined the 85-3 Campaign to confront the “silent epidemic” of occupational hearing loss in the U.S.
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To Help Communities, Businesses With Hurricane Sandy, ASSE Offers Key Safety Tips, Resources

Des Plaines, IL (October 29, 2012) — To help people and businesses prepare for Hurricane Sandy the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is providing tips and lists of resources to help.
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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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