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Nominees Sought for the Inaugural D.L. Shah Trust / ASSE Safety India Awards

Committed to advancing the safety profession in India, American Society of Safety Engineers and D.L. Shah Trust announce the creation of the D.L. Shah Trust / ASSE Safety India Awards Program, intended to recognize the excellence and commitment of safety professionals in the fields of: occupational safety and health, environmental protection and sustainability.

 
07/01/2015 1:30 PM

Maximizing Our Capabilities

Our profession stands ready to leave its mark on society and to prosper as never before. But this will only happen if we maximize our capabilities, rise to the challenge and seize the opportunities in front of us

 

ASSE and OSHA SIGN FIVE-YEAR ALLIANCE AGREEMENT

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently renewed its alliance, signing a five-year agreement that will focus on construction safety, temporary workers and hazards within general industry.

 

The 2015 Monsanto Queeny Safety Professional of the Year Goes to Dustin G. Richartz

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is proud to announce Dustin G. Richartz as the winner of the 2015 Monsanto Queeny Safety Professional of the Year for his work in developing safety and health programs throughout his career.

 

ASSE Recognizes Four Members as Fellows and Safety Educator of the Year

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) today awarded four members, Richard King of Centennial, Colorado, George Pearson of Hockessin, Delaware, Bill Propes of Mesquite, Texas and R. Ronald Sokol of Friendswood, Texas, the Fellow Honor, its highest distinction, recognizing their lifetime of commitment to worker safety and their leadership in the occupational health and safety field.

 

The 2015 ASSE Safety Innovation Award Goes to Creator of Machine Safety Software

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) today named Jack Reiter, president and CEO of Machine Safety Management, the winner of the 2015 Award for Innovation in Occupational Safety Management for creating software that reduces machine guard accidents.

 

ASSE Foundation Awards $300,000 Grant to Study Workplace Fatigue

The American Society of Safety Engineers Foundation awarded a three-year, $300,000 grant to a University of Buffalo researcher who proposes the development of a sensor-based, real-time assessment system that will enable safety practitioners to better monitor workplace fatigue.

 
06/01/2015 3:01 PM

Mentoring Helps Shape Our Profession’s Future

We must do more now to increase interest in OSH as a profession. One way to achieve this is through active mentoring. Mentoring can take many forms. The only requirement for entering a mentoring relationship is the desire to exchange perspectives and share guidance.

 
05/06/2015 4:50 PM

ASSE’s 2015 Triangle Award for Heroic Dedication Goes to John Teague

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is proud to announce John Teague as the winner of the 2015 Triangle Award for Heroic Dedication for his role in raising awareness of the dangerous of distracted driving across the State of Texas.

 

Our Profession's Path

The OSH field has long struggled with the idea of professionalization. The debate often centers on one key question: Do years of experience count, or are formal education and certification required? While we’ve not reached a consensus to date, we do know that we operate in a far more complex and global environment than existed just 10 years ago, much less 20, 30 or 50 years ago.

 
 
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