Definition - What does ASSE Conference mean?
The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) conference is generally a professional development conference. It is one of the leading international events for professionals of safety, health and environment (SHE). It is conducted in June every year, where thousands of safety professionals take part to share knowledge and experiences.
Safeopedia explains ASSE Conference
ASSE conference offers world’s safety leaders to join in top quality programming including workshops, certifications, seminars and symposiums, live and self-paced e-learning events, on-site training, networking opportunities, global media outreach, standards developments and publications.
ASSE, a non-profit organization, was established in 1911 in New York City, USA, following the fire tragedy of Triangle Shirtwaist Factory. Since its inception, it continues working for improved factory worker safety, decreasing fatalities, injuries and illnesses at work. It endeavors for safer, happier workplaces through better business reputation, higher production rates and lower non-productive time, worker turnover and healthcare costs.
- American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
- Safety of Workers
- Workplace Safety Perception
- National Institute of Standards and Technology
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
- Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST)
- ANSI Z359
- ANSI Z10
- American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI)