Member Get-A-Member Campaign No matter what your reason, refer today! Forward an application using our refer a friend tool or direct them to to download an application. Ask your friend to enter your name as their sponsor and promotion code 1401RAF on their application. Tell another friend…and another…and another…to... Read More

MIOSHA Safety & Health Improvement Program (MiSHIP) Grant

 In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Michigan’s program for workplace safety and health, the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) is offering matching grant awards of up to $5,000 to improve workplace safety and health.  The grants are open to qualifying employers to purchase safety and health-related equipment.  The goal of this special grant program is to... Read More

ASSE Government Affairs Update

September 26, 2014   With apologies, due to a variety of unforeseen circumstances, this GA Update is a truncated version of just some key activities of special importance to ASSE members.   ASSE Backs NTSB Call for States to Adopted 0.05 BAC Level for Impaired Driving   OSHA’s... Read More

OSHA announces new requirements for reporting severe injuries

Sept. 11, 2014 OSHA announces new requirements for reporting severe injuries and updates list of industries exempt from record-keeping requirements WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration today announced a final rule requiring employers to notify OSHA when an employee is killed on the job or suffers a work-related hospitalization,... Read More

Michigan Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation

Traumatic occupational deaths are not random events. Prevention of work-related fatalities can be accomplished if information about the settings and circumstances in which the work-related death occurred and root causes are identified, and if practical and implementable prevention information is shared with stakeholders who can effect work practice changes in their workplaces. Surveillance and... Read More