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U.S. Department of Labor Releases Preliminary National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries Report for 2011

The U.S. Department of Labor’s  Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries preliminary  report (http://www.bls.gov/news.release/cfoi.nr0.htm) released September 20, 2012, showed 4,609 people died from on-the-job injuries in the U.S. in 2011, 13 people a day.
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ASSE Management Practice Specialty/Service Branch Offer New Employee Safety Tips to Undercover Boss

Des Plaines, IL (February 8, 2010) —
The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Management Practice Specialty and Service Branch Groups today congratulated the CEOs for taking the initiative to learn more about their company employees, vendors and customers by going undercover and behind the scenes in the new CBS show ‘Undercover Boss

ASSE Offers Workplace Violence Prevention Tips

Des Plaines, IL (January 7, 2010) — In 2008, according to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), workplace suicides were up 28 percent over 2007, and workplace homicides continued to be one of the top three causes of on-the-job fatalities, noted the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE).
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FL ASSE Member, OSHA, Others Sign Alliance To Address Workplace Violence

Des Plaines, IL (March 5, 2009) — In 2007 workplace homicides in the U.S. increased by 13 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Pensacola chapter this week is partnering with the U.S.
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ASSE President Warren K. Brown’s, CSP, ARM, CSHM, Statement on 2007 Workplace Fatality Numbers

Des Plaines, IL (August 21, 2008) — Our sympathy goes out to the family, friends and co-workers of the 5,488 people who lost their lives in 2007 due to workplace injuries and we reiterate the commitment of our American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) members, 32,000 occupational safety, health and environmental (SH&E) professionals, to con

American Society of Safety Engineers Offer Key Safety Prevention Measures to Combat Workplace Violence

Des Plaines, IL (April 14, 2007) — In 2003 workplace homicides increased faster than any other cause of a worker fatality, and females made up 81 percent of the total number of the 631 victims. In all, 5,559 people died from job-related injuries in the U.S. in 2003.
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Workplace Homicides, BLS 2003 Statistics

Des Plaines, IL (April 14, 2007) — In 2003 workplace homicides increased faster than any other cause of a worker fatality. Transportation incidents were the number one cause of on-the-job deaths followed by falls being the number two cause and homicides as the number three cause of on-the-job deaths.
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