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ASSE Urges Members, Employers To Address Distracted Driving

Des Plaines, IL (September 29, 2009) — As transportation crashes continue to be the number one cause of on-the-job deaths in the U.S.
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ASSE Urges Motorists to Drive Smart This Holiday-Notes Cost of Crashes, Delays High

Des Plaines, IL (September 2, 2010) — As millions take to the roads this weekend for the Labor Day holiday, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) urges motorists and businesses to make sure drivers are not driving drunk, distracted or speeding. Transportation crashes continue to be the number one cause of on-the-job deaths.
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Wisconsin ASSE Members Call for Legislators To Strengthen Drunk Driving Laws

Des Plaines, IL (June 25, 2008) — Wisconsin members of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) today called for Wisconsin legislators to strengthen the state’s drunk driving laws noting that not only are the state’s roadways unsafe but the current law’s leniency plays a major part in the tragic fact that transportation accidents are

ASSE Members Mourn the Tragic Loss of New Mexico Member Manuel Campos Jr. in a Car Crash

Des Plaines, IL (May 13, 2010) — The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) is saddened by the loss of dedicated ASSE member, husband, father and grandfather Manuel Campos Jr., in a roadway crash on Friday, May 7, in Las Cruces, NM. According to reports, a westbound driver on U.S.
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ASSE, State, Trucking Officials Note 40% of All Workplace Fatalities Are Transportation Related, Urge Caution With Summer Travel Season

Portland, OR (May 6, 2010) — Portland, Oregon’s Lee Briney, CSP, American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Columbia-Willamette Chapter President met with several trucking, state and federal officials to discuss the high tangible and intangible costs of car crashes this week at the Jubitz travel center.
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OR Business, State, Safety Officials To Address Financial Impact of Roadway Crashes, Prevention on OSHP Day in Portland

(April 27, 2010) — Media Advisory
STATE, CORPORATE, SAFETY OFFICIALS TO ADDRESS HOW INVESTING IN SAFETY STRENGTHENS A COMPANY’S BOTTOM LINE & PREVENTS ROADWAY CRASHES – URGE MOTORISTS TO DO THEIR PART
WHAT: Local corporate, state, trucking and safety officials will discuss the numbers — how motor vehicle crashes cost employers 60 bi

With Road Construction Up, ASSE Offers Key Work Zone Safety Tips, Standards

Des Plaines, IL (April 8, 2010) — AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS
ROAD CONSTRUCTION WORK ZONE SAFETY FACT SHEET FOR MOTORISTS, CONTRACTORS
April 8, 2010
‘Work Zone Safety Tips’ from the Des Plaines, IL- based American Society of Safety Engineers – Founded in 1911, ASSE is the oldest safety society and represents more than 32,000 occupa

ASSE Presents New Approaches to Workzone Safety During Free Webinar

Des Plaines, IL (March 29, 2010) — In its ongoing efforts to prevent workplace injuries and illnesses especially with seasonal roadway construction just around the corner, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will co-sponsor a free webinar addressing work zone safety with the National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse this Apr

ASSE Safety Tips Show Motorists How to Drive Safely During Bad Weather

Des Plaines, IL (December 8, 2009) — As transportation incidents continue to be the number one cause of on-the-job deaths in the U.S., the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is offering driving tips to help motorists navigate safely on our roads, especially during severe weather conditions.
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Safety Engineers Offer Winter Driving Safety Tips

Des Plaines, IL (December 18, 2008) — As transportation incidents continue to be the number one cause of on-the-job deaths in the U.S., the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is offering driving tips to help motorists navigate safely on our roads, especially during severe weather conditions.
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