Weekly ASSE Update
Posted - Aug 14, 2017

Your weekly digest with personalized content regarding announcements, events, industry news and more!

OSHA Updates – Construction Practice Specialty Open Call Meeting
Find out about recent events and regulatory actions being taken by OSHA. Join the Construction Practice Specialty on their Open Web Meeting to get recent updates and find out how they might affect you, your job, and/or your company.

CSHS Calls For Standardized Sustainability Reporting
The Center for Safety and Health Sustainability has released an important new update on the importance of standardizing OHS reporting to meet sustainability goals.

OSHA Creates HAZWOPER Webpage
OSHA created a new webpage intended to provide information for workers and employers subject to HAZWOPER regulations for construction and general industry.

The Risks of Prolonged Static Positions at Work
In public health circles, prolonged sitting has been dubbed the new smoking. Research suggests prolonged sitting can contribute to diabetes, heart disease and other health conditions. In its new eBook, COBA Europe examines the detrimental effects of prolonged static work positions.

ASSE’s 13th Annual Future Safety Leaders Conference
Posted - Aug 14, 2017

The Future Safety Leaders Conference is a two-day conference designed to provideASSE student members with the tools needed to begin a successful career in safety. Students will participate in mock interviews, get their resume critiqued by HR professionals, engage in roundtable discussions with experienced OSH professionals, and more.

Please encourage the student members in your chapter to take part in this event.

How can a student member apply to attend the 2017 Future Safety Leaders Conference?

All ASSE student members are invited to apply. Application materials and detailed information about the conference can be found at Students should complete the Student Essay Worksheet and submit it to their Faculty Advisors (students not in a student section should email this document to a faculty member) NO LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 7, 2017. The Student Essay Worksheet will help the faculty member complete the student Attendee Selection Worksheet online form, which is dueNO LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 14, 2017.

Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions about the Future Safety Leaders Conference or the application process.

Best regards, Susan ClarkManager, Member EngagementAmerican Society of Safety Engineers520 N. Northwest HighwayPark Ridge, IL 60068P: 847-232-2010 | E:

ASSE/ANSI Ultimate Safety Standards Palooza!!!
Posted - Aug 14, 2017

Ultimate Safety Standards PaloozaAll ANSI/ASSE Standards | Four live webinars | One low priceIn this time of regulatory uncertainty, the ANSI/ASSEvoluntary national consensus standards play a critical role in moving the profession forward. OSH Professionals need more access to these impactful documents and how to apply them. That’s why ASSEhas developed the Ultimate Safety Standards Palooza. Registering for ASSE’s Ultimate Safety Standards Palooza includes:

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