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Tips Aimed at Preventing Slips, Trips & Falls at Work, Offered by American Society of Safety Engineers

Des Plaines, IL (December 22, 2009) — Slips, trips and falls in the workplace continue to be the cause of many workplace injuries and illnesses. With winter weather creating more possibilities for slippery surfaces, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) offers tips on how to prevent slips, trips and falls at work. According to the U.S.
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ASSE Letter to Wall Street Journal on Fall Protection/China Recovery

Des Plaines, IL (November 2, 2009) —
The Wall Street Journal
1211 Avenue of the Americas
New York, New York 10036
Dear Editor:
Sadly, the feature photo that ran with your October 22 front page story titled “In China, Momentum Builds for a Strong Economic Recovery” appears to show a worker gambling with his own life, teetering on the edge of a

American Society of Safety Engineers Offer Students Tips to Prevent On and Off Campus Fires

Des Plaines, IL (October 5, 2009) — 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 during Fire Prevention Week, which runs October 4 – 10, 2009, the American Society of Safety Engin

American Society of Safety Engineers Urge Students to Stop Fires Before They Start

Des Plaines, IL (September 14, 2009) — Each year many students lose their lives or are injured in preventable fires.
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Noting Increase in Farming Fatalities, American Society of Safety Engineers Urge Workers to Use Safety Programs/Precautions Now

Des Plaines, IL (August 31, 2009) — With the growing season in full swing and the recent release of fatal work injury statistics showing an upward spiral in the farming industry, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) encourages safety, health and environmental professionals to become active in assisting agricultural producers and busine

ASSE Launches Teen Zombie Workplace Safety Online Game

Des Plaines, IL (August 12, 2009) — Slippery floors, hot cooking equipment, heavy lifting, loud noises and working alone are some of the dangers teens face as they take that first job or seasonal employment.
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American Society of Safety Engineers Urge People to be Aware of Ride-on Lawnmower Hazards

Des Plaines, IL (July 30, 2009) — Each year many people, unaware of certain hazards, are fatally injured while using a ride-on lawnmower – whether it be at home or while landscaping for work.
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American Society of Safety Engineers Alert Members to Risk of Harmful, Sometimes Deadly Bees

Des Plaines, IL (June 9, 2009) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), representing more than 32,000 occupational safety, health and environmental (SH&E) professionals, is alerting its members about the rapid growth of the harmful, aggressive Africanized Honey Bees (AHBs) in the U.S.
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ASSE President Observes Worker Memorial Day

Des Plaines, IL (April 28, 2009) — American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) President Warren K.
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Letter to the Editor – Oregonian

Des Plaines, IL (March 31, 2009) — The Oregonian 1320 Southwest Broadway Portland, Oregon 97201 commentary@news.oregonian.
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