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05/19/2017 1:00 PM

Closing of the Research Institute for Safety a Loss for OSH

Liberty Mutual is closing its Research Institute for Safety in June 2017. The institute has long been a prime source of scientific workplace safety data and peer-reviewed OSH research. Former director Tom Leamon, shares some history on the institute and its impact on the OSH profession and worker safety.​

 

Employer & Job Seeker Opportunities at Safety 2017

As part of Safety 2017, ASSE will host a Career Center for college students, young professionals and experienced practitioners seeking new employment opportunities. The career room will be located in the Colorado Convention Center, Room 501 and open on Monday, June 19 at 10:00 a.m.

 
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ASSE’s Suggestions for OSHA Reform

ASSE Vice President of Professional Affairs Jim Thornton reviews key elements of ASSE's new Blueprint for OSHA Reform. "ASSE’s recommended changes can help us all get off the plateau of safety and health outcomes on which we seem stuck," he says.

 
05/18/2017 10:00 AM

Hot off the ASSE press: Actively Caring for People’s Safety

A new behavior-based safety guidebook published by ASSE is now available on the Society’s website. "Actively Caring for People's Safety: How to Cultivate a Brother's/Sister's Keeper Work Culture" features lessons on the fundamental principles for cultivating an actively caring culture in any organization.

 

Call for Authors for the ASSE Book "EHS Leadership & Professional Development"

You are invited to contribute technical contents, relevant to your area of specialty, to the ASSE Book Publication of "EHS Leadership & Professional Development", edited by Richard Olawoyin, Ph.D, CEP, CSP and Darryl C. Hill, Ph.D., CSP.

 
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Announcing: Actively Caring for People's Safety

ASSE is happy to announce the publication of Actively Caring for People's Safety: How to Cultivate a Brother's/Sister's Keeper Work Culture, by E. Scott Geller and Krista S. Geller. This behavior-based guidebook is designed for self study or group training, with lessons that focus on the fundamental principles of cultivating an AC4P culture in your organization.

 
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Construction Practice Specialty Open Web Meeting – May 19, 2017

Construction Practice Specialty Open Web Meeting for Members. Find out what's going on in the CPS, activities planned at Safety 2017 and join us for a special presentation on Fatigue Management, including criteria in developing an effective fatigue management program.

 
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Manufacturing Practice Specialty Open Web Meeting - May 25, 2017

Open Web Meeting for all members of the Manufacturing Practice Specialty. Join us for a special presentation on "Machine Safety in 2017." How are companies embracing all the changes that have taken place in standards and technology over the past decade? Learn ways of moving forward with this ever changing challenge.

 

Update on the proposed ANSI/ASSE Z490.2 - Virtual Training

ASSE launched a standards development project addressing virtual training (BSR/ANSI/ASSE Z490.2-201X). A draft is being developed and the initial subgroup work is taking place. Jeff Dalto of Convergence Training is on the subgroup and recently wrote an update article on the initiative that should interest those OSH Professionals working with virtual training

 
05/15/2017 2:15 PM

ASSE statement on closure of Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety

The American Society of Safety Engineers releases a statement regarding the planned closure of the Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, a leading researcher in the occupational safety and health field. The statement is attributable to ASSE President Thomas Cecich, CSP, CIH.

 
 
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