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02/15/2018 9:22 PM

How to Recruit and Evaluate Safety Personnel

The Singapore Accord, a call-to-action signed at a 2017 meeting in Singapore, encourages OSH organizations and groups to adopt a global framework that helps answer several important questions: Which skills should each type of OSH employee bring to the table? What are those different types of skills? How should hiring managers and supervisors evaluate OSH qualifications to ensure the right person is in the right position?

 
02/15/2018 3:41 PM

Protecting Workers From Chemical Exposure – Who Has Responsibility – OSHA or EPA?

Since the 2016 passage of the Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act (“Lautenberg Act”), controversy has developed over the requirements under the Toxic Substances Control Act (“TSCA”) for the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) to make risk assessments and determine protection measures for workers. In December 2017, the EPA held a public meeting to discuss the framework it proposes to use for assessing new chemicals.

 
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02/12/2018 6:58 PM

Join Us March 2, 2018 for Free Lunch & Learn: Hazardous Drugs Handling, Spill Clean-Up & Exposure Assessment

ASSE's Industrial Hygiene and Healthcare practice specialties are partnering to present a free web meeting, "Hazardous Drugs Handling, Spill Clean-Up and Exposure Assessment" on March 2, 2018. Members of either group can join the webinar for free.

 
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02/12/2018 6:43 PM

Planning for Earth Day 2018: What's On Your Agenda?

Earth Day is April 22. Environmental Practice Specialty Administrator Jay Brakensiek offers some great ideas for building awareness of ASSE and our practice specialty. He also reviews environmental issues that concern Americans and which issues pose the greatest risk to public health.

 
02/12/2018 5:17 PM

Young Professionals in OSH Digest: Week of. Feb. 12

Safety 2018 Ambassador Alyssa Weber, a member of ASSE's Young Professionals in OSH Common Interest Group, plans to attend Session 626, “Young Safety Professionals: This is How It Really Works," on June 5. Presenter JA Rodriguez offers a preview of what he will share with attendees.

 
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02/12/2018 5:10 PM

BISE Digest: Week of Feb. 12

Register now for a Feb. 22, 2018, open call and presentation on safety leadership with ASSE's Blacks on Safety Engineering Common Interest Group.

 
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02/12/2018 4:50 PM

WISE Digest: Week of Feb. 12

WISE is sponsoring 22 technical sessions at Safety 2018, including our signature roundtable collaboration session. Learn all the details.

 
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02/06/2018 5:58 PM

Why the Member-Get-a-Member Campaign Matters

Our Member-Get-a-Member campaign has been going strong since 1981, and it’s no surprise. What’s more surprising about this 37-year-old initiative is what happens when you ask the most active participants why they do it.

 
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02/05/2018 9:01 PM

Pakistan Chapter Discuss OHS Legislation With Prime Minister Abbasi

Members of ASSE's Pakistan Chapter recently met with Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, the country's Prime Minister, to seek support for consolidated occupational safety and health legislation in Pakistan to encourage sustainable development in coming years.

 
02/05/2018 8:54 PM

ISO 45001: A Milestone in Creating Safe Workplaces

Every day around the world, more than 7,600 lives are lost due to work-related incidents and diseases. That’s nearly 2.8 million fatalities a year. To combat this global safety issue, a new safety standard has been approved after five years in the making: ISO 45001, Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems. This effort was spearheaded by the International Organization for Standardization with support from ASSE.

 
 
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