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ASSE Members Address Bed Bug Issue, Offer Safety Tips

Des Plaines, IL (November 16, 2010) — Experts say that in the past two to three years, bedbug infestations have increased around the world.
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Economy’s Impact on Safety Profession Topic of ASSE President’s Talk to OK Students

Des Plaines, IL (November 10, 2008) — American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) President Warren K.
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TX Safety Engineers Host to Symposium Taking a Fresh Look at Safety, Recent Statistics

Des Plaines, IL (October 26, 2010) — Although workplace fatalities nationwide dropped by 17 percent in 2009, on-the-job deaths rose in Texas by four percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Many were puzzled by the increase due to the ongoing push by all to enhance workplace safety in Texas.
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ASSE to Address Safety Dangers in Healthcare Industry

Des Plaines, IL (September 16, 2010) — As reports of health care workers being attacked by patients continue to grow, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will be host to a virtual symposium October 19-21 on how to address the risk and hazards healthcare workers deal with every day, as do their employers.
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ASSE President Hill Addresses Impact of the Economy on Work Safety at Canadian Conference

Des Plaines, IL (September 16, 2010) — In his Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE) conference address in Halifax, Nova Scotia, this week, American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) President Darryl C. Hill, Ph.D.
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ASSE Offers Valuable Tips for Students to Prevent On and Off Campus Fires

Des Plaines, IL (September 8, 2010) — In an effort to prevent injuries and illnesses in fires that occur in college residence halls, off-campus housing or fraternity/sorority houses and to raise awareness of life-saving fire prevention knowledge as students return to school, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and the ASSE Fire Protec

ASSE Comments on New U.S. Fatal Occupational Injuries Report

Des Plaines, IL (August 20, 2009) — In light of today’s release of the preliminary annual fatal occupational figures for 2008 by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) President C. Christopher Patton, CSP, of St.
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ASSE’s Hill Comments on Reduction in Workplace Fatalities, Notes There is Much More to be Done

Des Plaines, IL (August 20, 2010) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) passes along its condolences to the families of the 4,340 people who lost their lives last year due to on-the-job injuries, according to statistics just released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, yet note there is much more to do.
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ASSE Opposes Michigan Bill That Threatens Workplace Safety & Health Efforts

Des Plaines, IL (August 20, 2010) — Southfield, Michigan, resident and president of the oldest safety society, the American Society of Safety Engineers, Darryl C. Hill, Ph.D.
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Petroleum Industry Safety Is Topic of ASSE’s September Virtual Symposium

Des Plaines, IL (August 12, 2010) — The ‘Safety in the Petroleum Industry’ virtual interactive symposium to be held by the American Society of Safety Engineers this September 21-23 will provide presentations developed from combining lessons learned from the current oil discharge disaster in the Gulf of Mexico with best practices gleaned from