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ASSE Announces Revised Workplace Fall Protection Standard

Des Plaines, IL (November 5, 2009) — In an effort to provide the most current information on slip, trip and fall prevention, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced the approval of a newly revised American National Standards Institute (ANSI) /ASSE Z359.
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The American Society of Safety Engineers Announce Newly Revised Confined Space Safety Standard and Upcoming Webcast

Des Plaines, IL (August 12, 2009) — Recognizing the need to protect workers who enter, exit or work in confined spaces, the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) recently announced the approval of the newly revised American National Standards Institute (ANSI)/ASSE Z117.
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American Society of Safety Engineers Unveil New Workplace Fall Prevention Standards

Des Plaines, IL (July 21, 2009) — As slips, trips and falls continue to represent significant exposures and hazards in the workplace, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced the approval of three new fall protection standards by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), aimed at preventing these hazards in the w

American Society of Safety Engineers Announce Newly Revised Standard on Accepted Practices in Safety, Health and Environmental Training

Des Plaines, IL (May 15, 2009) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced the approval and availability of the newly revised American National Standard ANSI/ASSE Z490.1-2009 ‘Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, Health, and Environmental Training.
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The American Society of Safety Engineers Announces New Standard Project to Protect Workers in Wind Generation Construction Operations

Des Plaines, IL (February 25, 2009) — Due to the growing national emphasis on ‘green’ energy development and the potential risks involved in green energy related construction operations, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced a new A10 Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) standard project to protect the safety and

American Society of Safety Engineers Announce Newly Approved Standard Aimed at Protecting Workers From Injury Due to Hazardous Energy

Des Plaines, IL (November 18, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced that the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) approved the reaffirmation of the American National Standard ANSI Z244.
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The American Society of Safety Engineers to Offer New Crane Standards Product to Enhance Safe Operations

Des Plaines, IL (October 22, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced the availability of the ASSE/ANSI A10 Crane Safety Standards Package to help safety professionals conduct safe crane operations in construction and demolition operations. The package includes the: A10.
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ASSE Supports New Labor Department Rulemaking on Health Standards

Des Plaines, IL (October 1, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) support the U.S.
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ASSE and ASTM Team up to Offer Slips, Trips and Fall Prevention Compendium for Employers

Des Plaines, IL (July 25, 2008) — To help employers reduce and ultimately eliminate slips, trips and falls that continue to occur in workplaces, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), recently announced the availability of a compendium including slip, trip and fall prevention sta

ANSI Dismisses Latest Appeal to Withdraw Consensus Standard Aimed at Reducing Musculoskeletal Problems in Construction Workers

Des Plaines, IL (July 17, 2008) — The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Appeals Board Panel today dismissed the latest appeal brought by the Construction Industry Employer Coalition, a coalition of five trade associations of U.S.
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