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"An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure."
—Benjamin Franklin

Safety News and Updates

COVID-19 Workplace Guidance
Responding to President Joe Biden's executive order on worker health and safety, the Occupational Health Administration issued stronger guidance on identifying coronavirus exposure risks and implementing a COVID-19 Prevention Program at work.

The ASA Safety Committee is committed to helping our members during the COVID-19 crisis. For this reason, we are using the Safety News and Updates section to provide you critical information about the COVID-19 pandemic as it relates to the workplace and worker safety. For more general information and resources on COVID – 19 visit the ASA Resource Center.

Federated Insurance Launches mySHIELDSM : An Online Destination for Risk Management Resources to Help Support Your Business

On August 31, 2020, Federated Insurance launched mySHIELDSM, an online destination for risk management resources to help businesses succeed. A brief video highlights mySHIELD's many features.


General Guidance Documents

Cleaning and Disinfecting Documents

Legal Considerations

Example Procedure Templates Provided by ASA Members

The ASA Safety Committee would like to hear from you concerning resources you have found useful in helping to reduce the risk of COVID-19 in workplace. Please send any recommendations you might have to Jim Kendzel at

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Micaela McDonald

“I AM ASA because of the opportunities offered to our company as a whole. I walk away from every event a better employee and manager.”
Micaela McDonald
The Collins Companies

Annual Safety Award

Each year ASA awards six safety awards based on a company's safety record for the previous year: three to manufacturers and three to distributors. See how to apply and view past winners.


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