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ASSE Joins Safety Groups In Urging Commitment To Safety In Jobs Bill

Des Plaines, IL (February 5, 2010) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) today joined with the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) and the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) in urging a commitment to safe work be a focus in the Congressional Jobs Bill, HR 2847, now under consideration.
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ASSE President Patton to Share Member Views at ‘OSHA Listens’ Meeting in D.C.

Des Plaines, IL (February 4, 2010) — American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) President C. Christopher Patton, CSP, will testify at an “OSHA Listens” meeting Wednesday, February 10, at the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) auditorium in Washington, D.C.
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ASSE Urges Haste in Finalizing Hazardous Materials Communication Rule

Des Plaines, IL (January 4, 2010) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) President C.
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ASSE Discuss Concerns at OSHA Combustible Dust Rulemaking Hearing

Des Plaines, IL (December 14, 2009) — An American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) representative testified today during a U.S.
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ASSE Statement on Confirmation of New Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA

Des Plaines, IL (December 4, 2009) — “The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) looks forward to working with Assistant Secretary Michaels.
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American Society of Safety Engineers Comment on Michaels’ Nomination to Head OSHA

Des Plaines, IL (July 29, 2009) — The 98-year-old American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), representing 32,000 occupational safety, health and environmental professional members committed to protecting people, property and the environment, comments on this week’s nomination of epidemiologist David Michaels, PhD, MPH, and research profess

American Society of Safety Engineers Comments on OSHA Cranes in Construction Rule, Asks OSHA for Hearing on Failure to Reference A10 Standard

Des Plaines, IL (January 23, 2009) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) in a recent comment has asked the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for a hearing to determine how OSHA failed to include one reference to A10 Safety Requirements for Construction and Demolition Operations voluntary consensus standards in its p

California American Society of Safety Engineers Send Letter Urging Dr. Howard be Appointed Head of OSHA

Des Plaines, IL (December 22, 2008) — The California Governmental Affairs Committee (CGAC) of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) sent a letter today to U.S. Secretary of Labor Designate Rep. Hilda Solis requesting the incoming administration appoint Dr. John Howard, MD, JD, as Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA.
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Former OSHA, NIOSH Heads Discuss OSHA’s Future During ASSE Webcast

Des Plaines, IL (December 9, 2008) — During Tuesday’s American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) webcast featuring former Assistant Secretary of Labor for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) John Henshaw and former Director of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Dr.
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ASSE’s Statement on 2008 U.S. Presidential Election Result From President Warren K. Brown

Des Plaines, IL (November 5, 2008) — ASSE joins with all Americans in the sense of gratefulness that we live in a nation where the democratic process provides a peaceful means for political transition.
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