ASSP and NECA Join Forces to Improve Electrical Worker Safety

ASSP and NECA Join Forces to Improve Electrical Worker Safety

The two organizations signed a three-year memorandum of understanding on November 2.

The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) and the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) signed a three-year memorandum of understanding on November 2.

The memorandum sees the two organizations working together to progress workplace safety in the electrical construction industry. They will be sharing best practices and collaborating to increase education in the industry via training programs.

“We recognize the benefits of collaboration to improve occupational safety and health practices and outcomes,” said Jennifer McNelly, ASSP CEO. “We strive to eliminate worker illnesses, injuries and fatalities across the board, and organizations working together improves the ability to achieve that result.”

Workers and employers in the electrical construction industry can view material such as webinars, software and publications to improve safety measures in their workplace.

For more information on the memorandum, visit assp.org.

About the Author

Nikki Johnson-Bolden is an Associate Content Editor for Occupational Health & Safety.

Download Center

OH&S Digital Edition

  • OHS Magazine Digital Edition - May 2021

    May 2021

    Featuring:

    • COMBUSTIBLE DUST
      What to Do with Your Dust Hazard Analysis
    • RESPIRATORY PROTECTION
      What's New in Respiratory Protection
    • HAND PROTECTION
      Sustainable Industrial Protection Equipment
    • INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE
      Evaluating Occupational Noise Exposure
    View This Issue