WMASSE Upcoming Events

Here is a quick note with the upcoming WMASSE events. For those of you going to the Safety Conference next week, don’t forget to stop by the ASSE vendor booth #710 during your walk through the vendor area. We also have a meeting with all three ASSE chapters & MIOSHA on Tuesday afternoon at 4:30pm in room #201.  Details on the June 26th golf outing at Wallinwood Springs are attached to... Read More

MiOSHA 40th Anniversary

Join WMASSE at chapeter meetings and learn a lot.  MiOSHA presented, “Keeping Michgian Workers Safe and Healthy for 40 Years” at the January meeting. MIOSHA Update January 2015 February 2015 meeting topic: “Safety, There is an App for... Read More

ASSE Launches Risk Assessment Video Series

ASSE Launches Risk Assessment Video Series Posted: 12 Jan 2015 07:00 AM PST Introduction to Risk Assessment from ASSE Safety on Vimeo. The OSH profession continues to transform its practice from compliance-based approaches to forward-leaning risk-based techniques that can enable action before an injury, illness or loss occurs. To aid that process, ASSE’s Risk Assessment Institute has... Read More

Dangers of a Sleep Deprived Workforce

Dangers of a Sleep Deprived Workforce http://ehsworks1.blogspot.com/ Posted: 12 Jan 2015 07:30 AM PST Two-thirds of Americans admit they are not getting enough sleep during the week. According to Circadian, sleep deprivation is a societal epidemic spanning across all countries and economic statuses. Unfortunately, this issue is often overlooked by organizations that are unaware of the affects... Read More

Combatting Cold Stress

Combatting Cold Stress http://ehsworks1.blogspot.com/ Posted: 12 Jan 2015 09:30 AM PST As temperatures drop across the nation, the threat of cold stress must be kept in check. CDC offers guidelines online to prevent and treat prominent types of cold stress, including hypothermia, frostbite, trench foot and chilblains. CDC offers a reference document providing early and late symptoms of each, and... Read More