AIHA Announces Sponsors of First-ever China-U.S. Occupational Health Symposia

Multi-national corporations acknowledge the importance of a global standard of practice for worker health and safety by sponsoring the first-ever China-U.S. Occupational Health Symposia, hosted jointly by the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) and the National Center for International Cooperation in Work Safety, SAWS, China (NCICS). 

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Release No. SPR-15-0825-01

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Chanta’ Stewart, AIHA Communications 

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FALLS CHURCH, Va. (August 25, 2015) — The American Industrial Hygiene Association® (AIHA) announces the sponsors for the first-ever China-U.S. Occupational Health Symposia, which will be held jointly with the National Center for International Cooperation in Work Safety, SAWS, China (NCICS) in September in China. The symposia will complement China’s focus on occupational health as an emerging driver for industrial developments and present a forum where global leaders can share best practices and case studies from the industrial hygiene and occupational health fields. 

Sponsors of the China-U.S. Occupational Health Symposia make it possible for delegates from around the world to meet, discuss, and share important information on worker health, safety, and protection.

AIHA thanks the sponsors of the 2015 China-U.S. Occupational Health Symposia: 

  • Active Release Techniques 

  • 3M 

  • Industrial Scientific 

  • China Certification and Inspection Group 

  • Beijing Municipal Institute of Labour Protection 

  • SGS 

  • Heron 

  • Nanozen 

  • Shanghai Keyuan Technology Ltd. 

  • TSI 

  • ESIS 

  • SKC 

Acknowledged experts in industrial and occupational health from the U.S. and China, including Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA David Michaels, PhD, MPH, are scheduled to speak at the symposia, which will take place Sept. 15–16, 2015, in Shanghai, China. An anticipated 400 industrial and occupational health professionals, including occupational health inspectors, safety and health managers, scholars from research institutes, experts from disease control organizations, medical staff, and professionals in related industries, will travel to attend the symposia from countries across the globe.

For more information about the 2015 China-U.S. Occupational Health Symposia and available sponsorship opportunities, please visit www.aiha.org/events/Pages/china-us-oh-symposia.aspx or watch this short video: http://bit.ly/ChinaOHSymposia2015

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About AIHA
Founded in 1939, the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) is the premier association of occupational and environmental health and safety professionals. AIHA’s 10,000 members play a crucial role on the front line of worker health and safety every day. Members represent a cross-section of industry, private business, labor, government and academia. More information is available at www.aiha.org.

About NCICS
As an affiliated organization of the State Administration of Work Safety, People's Republic of China, NCICS is dedicated to international cooperation in occupational safety and health by conducting international conferences, exhibitions, inter-governmental cooperation projects and statistics analysis. As an elite professional organization, 
NCICS holds a number of renowned international events including China International Forum on Work Safety.