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Results: 4034 Record(s) Found.
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03/19/2018 3:09 PM

Environmental Practice Specialty free presentations on March 29, 2018

Join the Environmental Practice Specialty for a free 60-minute web presentation: “Overview of California Petroleum Refinery Safety, Health, & Environmental Regulations and Legislation- History and Future Impacts” by Tom Butler, Ph.D., CSP and “Overview of the EPA’s current and projected agenda and areas of concentration” by Tina Stanczewski, Esq., MSP. March 29, 2018 1:00 Eastern. Please Register Now for this event.

 
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03/19/2018 3:01 PM

A Personal Hurricane Account From Administrator Anita Muller

Administrator Anita Muller shares her personal experiences during Hurricane Harvey and how she used her resources as a safety professional to get through this challenging time.

 
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03/15/2018 10:42 PM

Safe Pressure Testing of Steel and Copper Piping Systems

As secretariat of the ANSI-accredited A10 standards committee, ASSE collaborates with stakeholders to develop industry consensus standards that address safety requirements for construction and demolition operations.

 
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03/13/2018 9:49 PM

How Do Time Changes Impact Worker Fatigue and Safety?

It’s easy to underestimate the impact of a time change. After all, whether you’re springing forward or falling back, there is only an adjustment of one hour. Some say the responsibility of adjusting to the transition should fall to individuals, particularly when those individuals are expected to show up to work on time, fully awake and ready to get down to business.

 
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03/12/2018 9:58 PM

Industrial Hygiene Practice Specialty Update

Industrial Hygiene Practice Specialty Administrator Vic D'Amato provides an update on several current activities including an upcoming vote on a new council by the House of Delegates, work on a silica guidance document and nominations for the group's Safety Professional of the Year Award.

 
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03/12/2018 3:15 PM

Build Your Leadership Skills: Get Involved in ASSE

ASSE is looking for members interested in becoming involved in one of our many volunteer committees. Log in and visit the Leadership Connection web page to learn more and submit a brief form to share your interest.

 
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03/12/2018 3:10 PM

ISO 45001 Five-Step Action Plan

The adoption of ISO 45001 is a watershed moment for occupational health and safety management systems (OHSMS). With the standard now published, it will provide organizations a structure around which they can work to prevent workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities. In this time of change for the standards community, OSH professionals may ask themselves ‘what do I do next?’ The steps below outline the measures that safety professionals can take to begin implementing ISO 45001.

 
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03/08/2018 6:31 PM

What Is Mindfulness and How Can It Improve Safety?

Safety professionals are no strangers to the idea that it’s important to pay attention. After all, when someone misses a beat in safety, workers could be seriously injured or worse. But when the word “mindfulness” enters the conversation, conjuring associations with alternative medicine and cognitive behavioral therapy, some people shut down and stop listening.

 
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03/07/2018 7:56 PM

Z359 Standard Receiving Industry Recognition

As secretariat of the ANSI-accredited Z359 standards committee, ASSE collaborates with a diverse group of stakeholders to develop consensus standards that address work-related falls, which continue to be a leading cause of injuries and fatalities.

 
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03/07/2018 6:20 PM

House Subcommittee Hearing on a More Collaborative OSHA

As part of our continuous advocacy for the occupational safety profession, we monitor the federal government’s activities related to workplace safety. On Feb. 27, the House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections held a hearing with industry stakeholders to discuss how OSHA can be more effective and collaborative.​

 
 
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