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I. Alliance Background
Develop and deliver training and education programs for non-English speaking employees on hazards such as falls, amputations, exposure to silica and lead. This will include the delivery of 10 hour construction and General industry classes in Spanish.
Implementation Team Members
Luis Montes Brito, Consul General
Diana Cortez, Regional Hispanic coordinator, OSHA
Patricia Jones, Area Director, Long Island Area Office
Maureen Moynihan-Fradkin, CAS Long Island Area Office
July 1, 2005 to July 1, 2006
II. Implementation Team Meetings
July 1, 2005; first implementation team meeting
III. Events and Products
Training and Education
9/29/05 Participated in Alliance Day at NYU in Manhattan. Had a meeting with Luis Montes Brito, Consul General to discuss upcoming events.
10/16/05 10 hour construction class in Spanish hosted by LIPA.
4/23/06 10 hour construction class in Spanish Brentwood, NY
* Products N/A
Outreach and Communication
* Products N/A
Promoting the National Dialogue on Workplace Safety and Health
9/29/05 Alliance Day at NYU Manhattan attended by OSHA, Consulate of El Salvador representatives, and other Hispanic Community leaders, groups, politicians, academic representatives.
V. Upcoming Milestones
Several more 10 hour classes to be given in spring prior to the heavy work seasons. In addition arrangement to be made to provide literature at the consulate during normal business hours.
Note: In past several months new Consul General, Oscar Landaverde