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American Society of Safety Engineers Offer Clean-Up Tips For Flood-Related Mold

Des Plaines, IL (July 1, 2008) — Mold grows easily in flood-related conditions, which include standing water, humid air and wet surfaces according to American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) members. The longer these conditions remain, as in the current flooding in the Midwest, the more the mold growth can spread.
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Corporate Executives Agree Safety Leads to Job Satisfaction, Quality Products, Must be Part of the Company Culture Worldwide

Des Plaines, IL (June 15, 2008) — “If you take care of the small stuff the big stuff won’t happen,” Anil Mathur, CEO of the Alaska Tanker Company of Beaverton, Oregon, told close to 2,000 audience members during the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) executive summit Thursday at the 47th annual professional devel

Florida Governor Signs American Society of Safety Engineers’ Public Sector Safety & Health Coverage Task Force Bill

Des Plaines, IL (June 12, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is pleased Florida Governor Charlie Crist Tuesday signed into law a bill aimed at improving the safety of government workers, a bill ASSE championed.
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American Society of Safety Engineers’ Set Another Expo Record This Week in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV (June 10, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) 2008 Exposition at the Las Vegas Convention Center has set a new record for the number of exhibitors and space sold, exceeding the record set in previous years in Orlando, Seattle, and New Orleans.
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Hundreds of Safety Experts Contribute to the New ASSE Comprehensive Safety Professionals Handbook

Des Plaines, IL (June 9, 2008) — After eight years in the making involving more than 250 occupational safety, health and environmental professionals and incorporating information from more than 900 member survey responses, the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) new two-volume comprehensive ‘The Safety Professionals Handbook’ is co

Safety Engineers to Address Rising Hispanic Workplace Injuries at Las Vegas Conference

Las Vegas, NV (June 8, 2008) — National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Director Dr. John Howard and Assistant Secretary of Labor for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Edwin Foulke, Jr.
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As Teens Prepare for Summer Jobs, American Society of Safety Engineers Urge Them to Do Their Safety Homework

Des Plaines, IL (April 21, 2008) — Last year more than 5700 people died and millions more suffered injuries and illnesses from on-the-job accidents, including thousands of teen workers.
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Baltimore Harbor Construction Success Among American Society of Safety Engineers’ Business of Safety March Conference Topics

Des Plaines, IL (February 19, 2008) — DES PLAINES, IL (February 19, 2008) – U.S. Assistant Secretary of Labor Edwin G. Foulke, Jr.
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ASSE’S PRESIDENT-ELECT BROWN ADDRESSES BAHRAIN CONFERENCE ON KEY COMPETENCIES OF THE SAFETY PROFESSIONAL

Des Plaines, IL (February 18, 2008) —
DES PLAINES, IL (February 18, 2008) – As the demand for occupational safety, health and environmental professionals (SH&E) grows worldwide, American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) President-Elect Warren Brown, CSP, ARM, CSHM, discussed the importance of key competencies for SH&E practitio

As Prevention is the Key to Increasing & Sustaining Safety, American Society of Safety Engineers Urge Companies to Start 2008 with a Safety Audit

Des Plaines, IL (January 7, 2008) — As comprehensive safety, health and environmental (SH&E) audit programs is an important tool of a world-class safety program contributing greatly to reducing on-the-job injuries and illnesses and protecting a company’s assets, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) urge companies to start the