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|WHAT:||In an ongoing effort to increase public awareness of the importance of workplace safety the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will kick-off the annual North American Occupational Safety and Health Week (NAOSH) 2005, which runs May 1-7.
Held each May, the goal of the event is to focus the attention of employers, employees, and all partners on occupational safety, health and environmental programs to further the prevention of injury and illness in the workplace; to increase the understanding of the benefits of investment in occupational safety and health; and, to encourage new health, safety and environmental activities. NAOSH events held around the nation will also be discussed.
|WHEN:||Monday, May 2, 2005
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
|WHERE:||U.S. Department of Labor, Frances Perkins Building - Auditorium
200 Constitution Avenue, N.W.
|WHO:||Jonathan L. Snare, Acting Assistant Secretary of Labor, OSHA
Gene Barfield, CSP, President, American Society of Safety Engineers
Art Nordholm, Secretary, Canadian Society of Safety Engineering
National winners of the annual ASSE Kids' NAOSH "Safety-on-the-Job" poster contest.
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