Next Meeting November 19th

Next Meeting

Wednesday November 19th

11:30 am Registration
12:00 Noon Lunch
12:30 pm Speaker

On The Border
1401 Broadway Mall
Hicksville, NY 11801
(516) 342-7777
(Google Map)

BLS Resources for Safety Professionals: Data for Safer Workplaces
What are the latest government statistics on workplace injuries and illnesses? Bruce Bergman will summarize the latest BLS statistics and highlight city, state, and national-trends. He’ll also provide a quick review of helpful table resources and on-line tools.

Bruce Bergman, an economist with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for over 25 years, currently works in their New York Information Office, where he assists the public with obtaining and understanding data on jobs, pay, and work injuries in the New York-New Jersey region. Earlier in his career, he worked in the BLS national office, where he helped produce compensation and safety statistics.

RSVP by Nov 17th via Punchbowl or call Jennifer Grano @ 516-812-1125 or email Jen:

Members $20
Non-Members $25
Students $10

Attendee Rates


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  • Elisonia Valle Vice President
  • Dale Clarkson President Elect
  • Aimee Hyland-LaMonica Treasurer
  • Robert Holthausen Delegate
  • Jennifer Grano Delegate


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Are you interested in meeting new people in the field of health and safety?

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Founded in 1911, ASSE is the oldest and largest professional safety organization. Its more than 30,000 members manage, supervise and consult on safety, health, and environmental issues in industry, insurance, government and education. ASSE is guided by a 16-member Board of Directors, which consists of 8 regional vice presidents; three council vice presidents; Society president, president-elect, senior vice president, vice president of finance and executive director. ASSE has 13 practice specialties, 150 chapters, 56 sections and 64 student sections.


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