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Wachter Receives 2014 Critics’ Choice Award

The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) and the Publications Committee are pleased to announce that Jan Wachter’s book, Ethics for the Safety and Health Professional: Approaches and Case Studies , has been selected as the “2014 Critics’ Choice.” A panel of Publications Committee judges evaluated all of th

Posted on 4/30/2015 11:11:48 AM

Paschold Presents on “Activity Based Learning”

Helmut Paschold, CIH, CSP, assistant professor in the Department of Safety Sciences , presented “Activity Based Learning” at the Ohio Safety Congress 2015 in Columbus, Ohio, on Wednesday, April 1, 2015. 

Posted on 4/10/2015 8:50:38 AM

Spring Manufacturers Institute Names Helmrich-Rhodes New Regulatory Compliance Consultant

Hap Porter, president of the Spring Manufacturers Institute (SMI), announced the appointment of Laura Helmrich-Rhodes, Department of Safety Sciences , as SMI’s new regulatory compliance consultant. Helmrich-Rhodes takes over for Jim Wood, who announced his retirement earlier this year.  See additional inform

Posted on 9/25/2014 1:35:08 PM

Wachter Writes Ethics Book for Safety and Health Professionals

The American Industrial Hygiene Association has published an ethics book by Jan Wacther, CIH, CSP, titled Ethics for the Safety and Health Professional: Approaches and Case Studies. There has been relatively little written about the ethical dilemmas and challenges that safety and health professionals face. There h

Posted on 7/3/2014 9:32:18 AM

IUP Alumni Present at Safety Professional Development Conference

Posted on 6/17/2014 11:36:45 AM

Alcoa Campus Partnership’s 2014 Accident Investigation Competition Winners

The IUP Safety Sciences Department congratulates Caroline Billon, Jake Reynolds, and Elliot Laratonda as the 2014 winners of the Alcoa Campus Partnership Accident Investigation Competition.  All three students (back row of photo) recently completed their junior year in the Safety, Health, and Environmental Appl

Posted on 5/29/2014 2:21:42 PM

ASSE Outstanding Student Section Award for IUP

The student section of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) at IUP was selected as the recipient of the 2013–2014 Mine Safety Appliances Outstanding Student Section Award.  The student section was selected based on the level of professional development activities that the group conducted over the course

Posted on 4/30/2014 11:44:34 AM

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