NAOSH North American Occupation Safety and Health Week
Results: 3847 Record(s) Found.
11/02/2017 2:02 PM

OSHA Clarifies Who Can Conduct Fall Protection Training

In a response to a letter from International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) seeking clarification of who can conduct fall protection training, OSHA has indicated that anyone who is compliant with ANSI/ASSE Z359 (fall protection/arrest) and ANSI/ASSE Z490 (OSH training) will meet the definition of qualified in the agency's Walking and Working Surfaces rule.

11/01/2017 7:36 PM

Research workshop ignites effort to improve workplace safety

Additional scientific research and a broad sharing of existing data are needed by OSH practitioners across the country to better protect workers in every industry. That’s why ASSE brought together dozens of industry leaders and safety experts for a research workshop at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare that aimed to create a new wave of progress.


BISE Digest: Week of Nov. 6

Read the new Adminstrator's message and learn about BISE representation at the 2017 ASSE Leadership Conference.​


YPs in OSH Digest - Week of November 6th

Catch up on YP activities with the annual Open Call recording; ASSE Foundation deadline fast approaching.​


WISE Digest: Week of Nov. 6

Did you know that ASSE's WISE Common Interest Group has a speaker directory that is provided to conference planners in the OSH industry to help ensure a diversity of speakers?

10/31/2017 3:55 PM

Statement from ASSE on appointment of Scott Mugno as head of OSHA

Jim Smith, president of the American Society of Safety Engineers, made a statement regarding the appointment of Scott Mugno as head of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.


Register Now for SeminarFest

SeminarFest is a unique and immersive learning experience designed to help you develop new skills and build your professional knowledge. This year's event features more than 90 courses across 10+ areas of focus.

10/30/2017 1:53 PM

ISO 45001 Enters Final Draft Stage

ISO has confirmed a provisional publication date of Nov. 27 for the final draft international standard (FDIS) of ISO 45001. This is the final hurdle for the long-awaited international standard. If all goes as expected, the final standard will likely be published in the first half of 2018.

10/27/2017 8:35 PM

ISO 45001 Update: Final Draft to Be Published Nov. 27

ISO will publish the final draft international standard (FDIS) of ISO 45001 on Nov. 27. This is the final draft of the international standard that will be reviewed and voted upon by the ISO PC-283 Committee and ISO member countries. It is expected that the standard will be approved with publication anticipated in the first half of 2018. ASSE is the administrator of the U.S. technical advisory group (TAG) to ANSI for the proposed ISO 45001 standard under ISO PC-283 Committee.

10/27/2017 8:25 PM

Member Spotlight: Carmen-Julia Castellon

Meet Carmen-Julia Castellon, safety specialist for the City of Evanston, IL. She is a member of ASSE's Public Sector Practice Specialty.

Results: 3847 Record(s) Found.


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