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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 Releases Second Edition of its Popular Publication “The Safety Professional’s Handbook”

DES PLAINES, IL (March 30, 2012) – The
recent release of the second edition of one of the American Society of Safety
Engineers’ (ASSE) most popular technical publications, “The Safety
Professional’s Handbook” is expected to bring safety, health and environmental
(SH&E) professionals an updated and expanded body of knowledge, intended

ASSE Suggests the Earlier the Better for Companies to Get Started with GHS Compliance

DES PLAINES, IL (March 21st, 2012) Prior to Tuesday’s announcement of the
revised Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA) Hazard Communication
Standard (HCS) the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) has been preparing
safety, health and environmental (SH&E) professionals for major compliance
changes that are required by the U

ASSE Comments on New Congressional Mine Act

Des Plaines, IL (July 13, 2010) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) today said it does not support the effort to link together key provisions of the Protecting America’s Workers Act (PAW Act, HR 2067), introduced last year, to mining safety and health provisions of the Mine Safety and Health Act of 2010 bill, HR 5663, for which th

OSHA Administrator Responds to Safety Engineers Questions on Gulf Oil Spill Clean-Up, Workplace Fatality Penatlies, Top Priorities

Baltimore, MD (June 14, 2010) — “Like Mother Jones used to say, ‘mourn for the dead, but fight like hell for the living,’ is what we are doing every day,” U.S. Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) Administrator Dr.
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ASSE Urges Congress to Act on OSHA, MSHA Budgets

Des Plaines, IL (May 28, 2010) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) generally supported the Administration’s FY 2011 budget for the U.S.
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ASSE Supports Congressional Efforts to Protect OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Program for Businesses From Being Cut

Des Plaines, IL (May 20, 2010) — American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) support Congressional efforts to restore funding to the budget for the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Voluntary Protection Program (VPP), a program the Administration proposed to cut.
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ASSE Free Webcast With OSHA’s Dr. Michaels On Safety Incentives Now Available

Des Plaines, IL (May 13, 2010) — The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) free hour-long webinar held Wednesday, May 12 featuring Secretary of Labor for OSHA, Dr. David Michaels, on the issue of safety incentives is available for all to listen at http://eventcenter.commpartners.com/se/Meetings/Playback.aspx?meeting.id=504812.
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ASSE Urges Feds to Include Control Banding in HazMat Standard & to Move Quickly

Des Plaines, IL (March 5, 2010) —
American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) professional member and chair of the ASSE Global Hazard Communications (GHS) Task Force Donald Garman, CSP, testified today at the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) public hearing on a proposed rule to align OSHA’s Hazard Communications Stand

Patton To Share Members’ Views on Key SH&E Issues at OSHA Listens Event in D.C.

Des Plaines, IL (March 3, 2010) — American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) President C. Christopher Patton, CSP, will testify at an “OSHA Listens” meeting Thursday, March 4, at 11:15 a.m. EST, at the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) auditorium in Washington, D.C.
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