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ASSE URGES FEDS TO UPDATE 1980 JOB DESCRIPTION FOR ITS OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY PROFESSIONALS

DES PLAINES, IL (August 2, 2012) – The last time the federal employee job classification for the GS-0018 ‘Safety and Occupational Health Management’ job series was updated was in 1980.
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ASSE Pleased Workplace Safety Engineer Listed as One of Fastest Growing Jobs

DES PLAINES, IL (August 1, 2012) – As the profession continues to grow, the American Society of Safety Engineers  was pleased to see the job of safety and health engineer listed as one of the fastest-growing jobs that pay $75,000 a year in today’s CareerBuilder article titled “7 Jobs that pay $75,000 a year”.
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ASSE Honors Burbank IL’s Lawrence E. Oldendorf with Prestigious Thomas F. Bresnahan Standards Medal

DES PLAINES, IL (July 25, 2012) – American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) professional member Lawrence E. Oldendorf, P.E., of Burbank, IL was recently named the 2012 recipient of the Society’s prestigious Thomas F.
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ASSE’s Pollock Reinforces Support for I2P2, VPP, in Letter to Congressional Committee Chair

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS SAY ALL OF OSHA SHOULD BE VPP DES PLAINES, IL (July 17, 2012) – American Society of Safety Engineers’ President Richard A. Pollock, CSP, said, “All of OSHA should be VPP,” in commending Rep. Timothy L. Walberg, chair of the U.S.
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ASSE Expands its Global Reach With the Establishment of Entities in the UAE and Mexico

DES PLAINES, IL (July 16, 2012) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) continue to work to increase work safety around the globe with the formation of a new chapter in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and a section in Mexico.
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Helping Kids Understand Work Safety Earned These ASSE Members Worldwide Recognition

Des Plaines, IL (July 13, 2012) – In recognition of their efforts to help
children learn the importance of work safety during North American Occupational
Safety and Health (NAOSH, May 6-12) Week 2012, the American Society of Safety
Engineers (ASSE) has recognized five safety, health and environmental
(SH&E) professionals from around the globe

ASSE Awards Adele Abrams of Beltsville, MD Best Technical Publication for Article on Mining Regulations

Des Plaines, IL (July 6th, 2012) – American Society of Safety Engineers member Adele Abrams, Esq.
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ASSE President Rick Pollock Among Experts to Speak at the 8th Annual HSE Forum in Energy Held in Qatar to Increase Work Safety

DES PLAINES, IL – (July 6, 2012) – American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
President Richard Pollock, CSP will be amongst 40 global safety and health experts
who will address the SH&E fraternity at the 8th Annual HSE (health, safety and environmental) Forum in
Energy, scheduled to take place from 8th -10th October 2012 in Doha Gran

Occupational Safety Professionals Encourage Teens to Learn Their Rights and Stay Safe on the Job this Summer

DES PLAINES (June 28, 2012) – With summer in full swing, and many teens working a summer job, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) reminds  young workers about the importance of staying safe at on the job.
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ASSE Questions New Arizona Bill Reducing Construction Worker Fall Protections

DES PLAINES, IL (June 25, 2012) – In support of its Arizona members, American Society of Safety Engineers President Terrie S. Norris, CSP, ARM, CPSI, asked the U.S.
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