The American Society of Safety Engineers


9th Annual Summit 2014

September 30 & October 1st, 2014!
Summit awarded 1.2 CEU's!

Last year with record attendance and looking to serve our growing membership, we have expanded the conference and will be holding it at the Egan Convention Center in Downtown Anchorage!

Our Summit tab has all the details of this exciting event.


Safety Summit Trade Show Registration

The Trade Show is sold out! However, you can follow this link to add your company name to the waiting list for details of upcoming events, or in case of an exhibitor cancellation.


Alaska Chapter Wins Gold Level Status for 2012 - 2013!

For the 2012-13 year, the Alaska Chapter achieved the highest level of recognition by achieving gold-level status. Every ASSE chapter completes an annual report of chapter performance that indicates how well the chapter meets basic standards of excellence. Gold-Level Chapters generally exceed the basic standards of excellence. The Gold-Level Chapters, along with the Chapter of the Year winners will be honored at the Chapter Recognition Luncheon that will be held Monday, June 9 at Safety 2014.


Alaska Chapter funds a Visionary Scholarship for Students!

The first Alaska Chapter Student Scholarship was awarded on April 1, 2014! Dominic Woods, is an undergraduate at Central Washington University, in the Safety and Health Management Program. Congratulations Dominic!

In June of 2013, The Alaska Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers fully funded a Visionary Scholarship ($1,000 to be awarded annually.) Preference will be given to Alaska Chapter Student Section members enrolled in the Occupational Safety and Health Program at UAA's KPC extension. Follow this link to all ASSE Scholarships available: (Submitting one application, enters the candidate for consideration in all awards.) Deadline for applicants is December 1st, 2014 with Award Recipients announced around April 1, 2015.

Bonus - Member Discount Benefits!

Updated with 2014 - 2015 Schedule!

The Alaska Chapter continually seeks to increase the benefits of membership. The University of Washington, Pacific Northwest OSHA Education Center, which offers OSHA courses, has agreed to offer AK ASSE members a $100.00 discount per course they take in Alaska. Members must fill out and turn in the AK ASSE registration form (Registration Form) (Current Schedule) to receive this $100.00 discount. Just think ~ The savings from taking two courses in one year more than pays for your membership. Not to mention you gain full website access to Society and Chapter information, including the ASSE Body of Knowledge (BoK)! Great News for Alaska Chapter Members!


AK ASSE Crane Symposium

Photo provided courtesy of ICRC, Anchorage, Alaska

photo of many cranes

The Alaska ASSE presented a Technical Symposium on Cranes on November 6th of 2012. It was a highly successful event that brought the experts who wrote the standards to Anchorage to discuss the changes and what is yet to come.

Some comments from the attendees:

"I learned alot, I didn't know I didn't know"
"Well organized, I'd definitely attend another Symposium organized by this group"
"I had never heard of the ASSE before, - a great organization, I welcome attending more of these types of Symposiums"
"Best training I've ever attended in my 25 years"
"Great quality speakers, great knowledge, great to have real world input, great symposium!"

Read More, click here to go to the Crane Tab