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Results: 3816 Record(s) Found.
10/23/2017 6:08 PM

Harvard study identifies human capital metrics measured by global companies

Human capital metrics, including occupational safety and health data, frequently are collected by a majority of global companies, yet many of these firms are not publicly reporting the information, according to a study released today by the Harvard Law School Labor and Worklife Program in conjunction with CSHS.

 

OSHA Releases Interim Guidance on Silica Enforcement

OSHA releases interim guidance on silica enforcement

 
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Guidance Document for ANSI/ASSE A10 Construction & Demo Standards

The ANSI/ASSE A10 Construction and Demolition Compendium of Standards is a series of national voluntary consensus standards that address the protection of workers on construction and demolition sites. The newly published ASSE/A10 A10.0 – 2017 guidance document helps OSH professionals understand each of the ANSI/ASSE A10 Standards, their role within the compendium, and how they relate to one another.​

 
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Administrator's Message to the Environmental Practice Specialty

Administrator Jay Brakensiek shares information on long-term environmental impact of the recent hurricanes and wildfires hitting the US, a brief overview of the Southern California Joint Technical Symposium that was held last week, and how you can get involved with the Environmental Practice Specialty.​

 
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Register for the Utilities Practice Specialty Open Call with a special presentation on Ergonomics in Utilities

The Utilities Practice Specialty is holding an open web meeting for all members. Guest speaker Scott Mullett will give a special presentation on Ergonomics in the Utilities Industry.

 
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10/20/2017 1:23 PM

NIOSH Center to Research Occupational Robotics

Technology advancements are introducing more robots to mainstream workplaces. However, few studies have assessed the benefits and risks of having/using robots in the workplace. To address that need, NIOSH has launched the Center for Occupational Robotics Research, where researchers will analyze potential benefits and risks of robotic workers and develop safety guidelines for safe interactions with robots

 
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Submit Your Scholarship & Grant Applications by Dec. 1

The ASSE Foundation’s 2018 Scholarship and Grant Program is current accepting applications from degree-seeking students and safety professionals working to advance their careers. More than $350,000 is available thanks to the generosity of the safety community, including multiple Impact Scholarships valued at $10,000 or more.

 
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WISE Digest: Week of Oct. 23

View Kelly Bernish's new Administrator's Message, in which she reports on ASSE's recently completed Leadership Conference.

 

ASSE: Paving the Way to Professional Excellence

The OHS Professional Capability Framework helps define and frame the OSH profession. ASSE is one of more than 40 organizations that recently signed the Singapore Accord to support its use. ASSE President Jim Smith discusses the importance of the accord and the framework in his October 2017 President's Message in Professional Safety.

 
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10/10/2017 8:14 PM

Is Your Family Fire Safety Plan in Place?

In a fire, every second counts. Preparing for a fire emergency is important, even if you don’t expect it will happen to you. A guest post from Werner's Chris Filardi offers four questions to help you assess your family's readiness for a fire emergency.

 
 
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