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Does Safety Matter to You?

Posted: Nov 29, 2016

Your local chapter is currently matching your donations for the ASSE Foundation. Please send your donations to a board members.

The Foundation is the charitable arm of the American Society of Safety Engineers, focusing on educational programs that advance the profession we serve, developing tomorrow’s safety leaders, and supporting research to expand the knowledge of the safety community.

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MedStar is now LifeFlight Network

Posted: Nov 29, 2016

Current members of Northwest MedStar will automatically become members of Life Flight Network on April 1, 2016. Life Flight Network’s reciprocal partnerships with other air medical programs expand coverage for members in several locations throughout the nation. No additional action needs to be taken at this time. Members will begin receiving renewal notices for their membership directly from Life Flight Network one month prior to their renewal. New members can join by visiting the Life Flight Network website www.lifeflight.org or calling (800) 982-9299.

Professional Safety

Posted: Aug 19, 2015

For more than 50 years, ASSE’s Professional Safety journal has been sharing the latest technical knowledge in SH&E—information that is constantly being developed through research and on-the-job experience. Each issue delivers practical guidance, techniques and solutions to help OSH professionals identify hazards, protect people, prevent injuries, improve work environments and educate management that investing in safety is a sound business strategy.

Establish a Safety Fund

Posted: Aug 19, 2015

Donors can establish a named academic scholarship or professional education grant fund through the ASSE Foundation. Scholarships and grants advance the safety profession and provide national recognition for the donor. The Foundation manages the administrative details of this program and works with the donor to provide qualified award recipients each year.

WISE Mentoring Program

Posted: Aug 19, 2015

The WISE Mentoring program successfully connects today’s most talented and experienced women mentors with rising and aspiring mentees. This pairing is designed to encourage and empower mentees to more effectively advance their careers through alignment with identified business objective, skill development, career option consideration, and network formation. All discussions are strictly confidential between the two parties. If you are an SH&E practitioner seeking to chart a successful career path or a seasoned pro eager to share experiences and insight, please visit the ASSE WISE website for more information.