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ASSE Board Appoints Dennis Hudson as New Executive Director

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Board of Directors has appointed Dennis Hudson as Executive Director effective June 1, 2016.

 
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05/23/2016 3:35 PM

ASSE RegBrief on OSHA's e-Recordkeeping Rule

On May 11, 2016, OSHA issued a final rule that will require employers in high-hazard industries to send their injury and illness data (which they must already collect) for posting on the agency’s website. To help members better understand what the rule will mean to them and their employers/clients, ASSE has published a RegBrief that presents an analysis of the final rule.

 

NIH to Host Telebriefing on Pathways to Prevention Workshop

On May 31, National Institutes of Health (NIH) will be hosting a telebriefing on the final report from the NIH Pathways to Prevention Workshop: Total Worker Health—What’s Work Got to Do With It? Independent Panel.

 
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05/19/2016 2:00 PM

Safety & Health Management System Performance Measurement

Occupational health and safety management systems (OHSMS) 
are receiving much attention in the safety community, as well as among regulators and consensus industry groups. “Safety Management Systems: Comparing Content & Impact,” by Joel M. Haight, Patrick Yorio, Kristen A. Rost and Dana R. Willmer, explores OHSMS in detail.

 

OSHA finalizes record-keeping rule

On May 12, OSHA finalized the new rule on electronic record-keeping, effective August 2016.

 
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05/17/2016 1:16 PM

Fleet Safety: Developing & Sustaining an Effective Program With ANSI/ASSE Z15.1

"Fleet Safety: Developing & Sustaining an Effective Program With ANSI/ASSE Z15.1," by Brian S. Hammer, Stephanie G. Pratt and Peggy Ross, discusses the risk of work-related motor vehicle crashes and how they cut across all industries and occupations.

 
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05/16/2016 4:00 PM

NFPA Podcast Explains Changes to 2017 National Electrical Code

NFPA reports the upcoming 2017 edition of the National Electrical Code is “jam-packed with emerging issues.” In the podcast episode, “Issues Addressed in 2017 National Electrical Code (NEC),” NFPA discusses three main issues the updated code will address: photovoltaic, direct current micro grids and energy storage systems.

 
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05/16/2016 1:00 PM

Revised Z117.1 Confined Spaces Standard Available Soon

Confined space entry can expose workers to a multitude of hazards, ranging from poor air quality, fire and residual chemicals, to noise, entanglement, temperature extremes and uncontrolled energy. Standards such as OSHA 29 CFR 1910.146 and ANSI/ASSE Z117.1, Safety Requirements for Confined Spaces, aim to help employers address these hazards. The latest revision of the widely used Z117.1 consensus standard will be available this summer.

 
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05/13/2016 2:42 PM

A Systematic Approach For Fleets Not Managed By DOT

Peggy Ross's article, "Fleet Safety: A Systematic Approach for Fleets Not Regulated by DOT," details how to manage cars, SUVs and small vans that employers offer to their employees.

 
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05/12/2016 2:20 PM

OSHA Rule Means Employer Injury Data Will Be Posted Publicly

In introducing OSHA’s recordkeeping rule that will require employers in high-hazard industries to send their injury and illness data (which they must already collect) for posting on the agency’s website, OSHA Administrator David Michaels called the rule a “simple change” that will improve safety for many reasons. ASSE opposed the rulemaking and issued a statement reiterating its concerns that the focus on lagging indicators is a step backward for the OSH profession.

 
 
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