ASSE is the oldest Professional Society representing over 33,000 individual safety, health and environmental (SH&E) practitioners. Membership allows fellow SH&E professionals to work together to advance their professional careers and status as safety professionals, improve their companies' safety performance and advance the overall SH&E profession. We provide tremendous value and a vast array of benefits to meet the needs of SH&E professionals. The more engaged a member is in any of the benefits and Society programs, the more a members gains from membership. Read about member benefits >
Founded in 1911, ASSE is the oldest and largest professional safety organization. With more than 37,000 members worldwide, ASSE is a global association of occupational safety, health (OSH) and environmental professionals that advances the interests of its members and the profession. ASSE members create safer work environments by preventing workplace fatalities, injuries and illnesses. Safer organizations enjoy increased productivity, higher employee satisfaction and a better reputation, while recording less lost time, and lower workers’ compensation and healthcare costs. ASSE members are classified in one of six member categories: professional, member, associate, international, student and emeritus. Members also can participate in practice specialties, branches, common interest groups and local chapters.