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Government Affairs at Safety 2016

Safety 2016 will feature many opportunities to learn more about government affairs​

David Michaels charges NACOSH to provide recommendations for more OSH professionals; ASSE comments

During a meeting this week, ASSE spoke with the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH) about the OSH profession. NACOSH is a Congressionally-established advisory body to OSHA and NIOSH. The discussion focused on the need for more qualified safety professionals in the field and how stakeholders such as ASSE can work with NACOSH to encourage the growth of the profession.​

ASSE Government Affairs Update – April & May 2016

Safety 2016: ASSE’s Professional Development Conference & Exposition takes place in Atlanta, GA from June 26 through June 29, 2016. GA highlights: Monday, June 27, 4:30 pm: NIOSH Director John Howard shares his insights into the world of OSH research in a blockbuster session in Exhibit Hall B-1; Tuesday, June 28, 1 pm: OSHA Administrator David Michaels leads a plenary session in Exhibit Hall [...]

ASSE RegBrief on OSHA Enforcement Activity

Federal Representative Adele Abrams, Esq. explains how businesses and safety professionals will be affected as OSHA ramps up on enforcement.

OSHA finalizes record-keeping rule

On May 12, OSHA finalized the new rule on electronic record-keeping, effective August 2016.

March Government Affairs Report

ASSE Government Affairs Update – March 2016​

Nominations open for WPAC

The Department of Labor is seeking nominations to the Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee (WPAC). WPAC is comprised of 12 members, of which six slots will be available for a two-year term that begins December 1, 2016: Two management representatives Two labor representatives Two public representatives​

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