Region V

Illinois

Scott Air Force Base - Belleville

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

Time: TBD

Location: Scott Air Force Base, 1510 Beech St., Belleville, IL 62225

Description: OSHA Compliance Staff will be at Scott AFB near Belleville, IL, to meet with approximately 500 military and civilian employees encompassing all skilled trades. Hard hat decals and poster will be distributed, two stand-downs will take place covering Air Force and OSHA fall protection requirements covering both GI and construction, and input from OSHA staff including the importance of PLAN - PROVIDE - TRAIN to prevent falls. Also, we are trying to setup a teleconference to cover bases both stateside and overseas within the Air Mobility Command (AMC).

Event Contact: Compliance Assistance Specialist, Dustin Miller at 618-632-8612


Chicago

Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Time: 7:15 a.m.

Location: 150 N. Riverside Plaza (Clark Construction) Chicago, IL

Description: Clark Construction will host a safety stand down event at their construction site located at 150 North Riverside Plaza in Chicago. The construction project is currently under construction will comprise a 54 stories building on the eastern edge of a two-acre site on the west bank of the Chicago River. Clark Construction employees, sub-contractors, and safety managers will be in attendance. The Chicago OSHA Regional Office will support and attend this site's outreach event.

Event Contact: Amy Olmsted, Senior Safety Manager, Clark Construction (312) 474-5500


Date: Friday, May 6, 2016

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Lend Lease, River Point Project, 444 W. Lake Street, Chicago, IL 60606

Description: OSHA's Calumet City Area Office will provide OSHA fall protection requirements covering both GI and construction, and including the importance of PLAN - PROVIDE - TRAIN to prevent falls.

Event Contact: Contact-AAD, Jim Martineck at 708-891-3800


Roxana

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

Time: TBD

Location: Phillips 66 Wood River Refinery, 900 South Central Avenue, Roxana, IL 62084

Description: OSHA Compliance Staff will be at the contractor entry gates of Phillips 66 Wood River Refinery in Roxana, IL, to greet approximately 600 employees encompassing all skilled trade sets. Hard hat decals will be distributed and prior to commencing job site tasks, two simultaneous stand-downs will take place covering refinery work rules and procedures, review of incidents or near misses, and input from OSHA staff including the importance of PLAN - PROVIDE - TRAIN to prevent falls.

Event Contact: Compliance Assistance Specialist, Dustin Miller at 618-632-8612

Indiana

Greenwood

Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Location: Greenwood City Hall, 2 N. Madison Ave., Greenwood, IN

Description: INSafe, the free workplace safety and health consultation services offered by the Indiana Department of Labor, will host free fall prevention and fall protection training, as part of the National Safety Stand-Down. Participants can register online and will receive Certificates of Completion following the training.

Event Contact: Kirstin Gent (317) 234-6675 or kgent@dol.in.gov and http://in.gov/dol/2876.htm


Indianapolis

Date: May 4, 2016

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Location: The Mexican Consulate, 331 South East Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202

Description: Federal OSHA Indianapolis Area Director will conduct a fall training presentation.

Event Contact: OSHA Indianapolis Area Director Vanessa Martin at 317-226-7290


Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Veterans Administration Medical Center Auditorium 1481 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202

Description: Federal OSHA Safety Specialist will conduct a fall training presentation.

Event Contact: OSHA Indianapolis Safety Specialist Kelli Wilson at 317-226-7290


Vincennes

Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Location: Construction Technology Building - Room 212, Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN

Description: INSafe, the free consultation services offered by the Indiana Department of Labor, will host free fall prevention and fall protection training, as part of the National Safety Stand-Down. Participants can register online and will receive Certificates of Completion following the training.

Event Contact: Kirstin Gent (317) 234-6675 or kgent@dol.in.gov and http://in.gov/dol/2876.htm

Minnesota

St. Paul, MN

Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: OXBO Development, 200 block of West 7th Street, St. Paul, MN 55102

Description: MN Workplace Safety Consultation Staff, along with the Commissioner of the MN Department of Labor & Industry will be at the site to greet approximately 300 construction employees encompassing all skill trade sets. Hard hat decals will be distributed and the 3M safety roadshow will provide on-site safety training, education and live demonstrations for fall protection. The 3M safety roadshow is a 48-foot, fully equipped, mobile training center used to showcase 3M's personal protective equipment.

Event Contact: Minnesota Workplace Safety Consultation 651-284-5203

Wisconsin

Almena

Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016

Time: 7 a.m.

Location: Saputo Cheese Addition, 1052 6th St., Almena, WI 54805

Description: Fall Protection Toolbox talk

Event Contact: Mary Bauer-715-832-9019


Madison

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: C.D. Smith Construction Inc., 4802 Sheboygan Avenue, Madison, WI 53705

Description: C.D. Smith is the general contractor for this project and they are hosting a safety stand-down with dinner right on site. They will have their employees there and have invited subcontractors from the site to take part as well. An equipment representative from Capital Safety will be giving a presentation on fall protection in the workplace. This event is not open to the public but the Madison OSHA office will be there.

Event Contact: Leslie Ptak, Compliance Assistance Specialist for the Madison OSHA office is available for more information at 608-441-5388.


Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Time: noon

Location: The new Regional Medical Examiner's Complex and the East District Highway facility, located on Highway AB, just north of Highway 12/18 in Dane County.

Description: The Building and Construction Trades Council of South Central Wisconsin are teaming up with Camosy Construction Company to host a cookout and safety talk for all the workers on this project. This event is not open to the public but the Madison OSHA office will be there.

Event Contact: Dave Branson, Executive Director, Building and Construction Trades Council of South Central Wisconsin, (608) 256-3161.


Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Location: The CA Madison Project at 110 North Bedford Street, Madison, WI.

Description: Stevens Construction is holding a safety stand-down meeting for all the contractors on this project. Upwards of 120 workers will be on the project that day. This event is not open to the public but the Madison OSHA office will be there.

Event Contact: Duane Reith, Safety Director, 608.444.0291 (cell)


Date: Friday, May 6, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: The listening radius of La Movida Radio, 1480 WLMV-AM

Description: The Latino Academy of Workforce Development will host an OSHA representative from the Chicago Regional office for a one hour show on fall protection in the workplace, the safety stand-down and OSHA policies and procedures. This is a Spanish language call-in show that serves the Madison, WI and Dane County areas.

Event Contact: Leslie Ptak, Compliance Assistance Specialist for the Madison OSHA office is available for more information at 608-441-5388.


Date: Friday, May 6, 2016

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Location: Conney Safety Products, a Division of WESCO Distribution, 3202 Latham Drive, Madison, WI

Description: Conney Safety is hosting a Safety Stand-Down lunch with an MSA representative on hand to demonstrate the latest advances in fall protection. There will be a Spanish speaking fall protection trainer assisting with the demonstrations and interpreting for Spanish speaking workers. Attendees will be able to see all the different types of gear and try it out for size. Free lunch will be provided!

Event Contact: Brian Meuhlenkamp, Director of Safety Services, Conney Safety, 608-288-5800.


Date: Friday, May 6, 2016

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Conney Safety Products, a Division of WESCO Distribution, 3202 Latham Drive, Madison, WI

Description: Conney Safety is hosting a Safety Stand-Down lunch with an MSA representative on hand to demonstrate the latest advances in fall protection. There will be a Spanish speaking fall protection trainer assisting with the demonstrations and interpreting for Spanish speaking workers. Attendees will be able to see all the different types of gear and try it out for size. Free lunch will be provided!

Event Contact: Brian Meuhlenkamp, Director of Safety Services, Conney Safety, 608-288-5800.


Date: Friday, May 6, 2016

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: Conney Safety Products, a Division of WESCO Distribution, 3202 Latham Drive, Madison, WI

Description: Conney Safety is hosting a Safety Stand-Down lunch with an MSA representative on hand to demonstrate the latest advances in fall protection. There will be a Spanish speaking fall protection trainer assisting with the demonstrations and interpreting for Spanish speaking workers. Attendees will be able to see all the different types of gear and try it out for size. Free lunch will be provided!

Event Contact: Brian Meuhlenkamp, Director of Safety Services, Conney Safety, 608-288-5800.


Date: Friday, May 6, 2016

Time: 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Conney Safety Products, a Division of WESCO Distribution, 3202 Latham Drive, Madison, WI

Description: Conney Safety is hosting a Safety Stand-Down lunch with an MSA representative on hand to demonstrate the latest advances in fall protection. There will be a Spanish speaking fall protection trainer assisting with the demonstrations and interpreting for Spanish speaking workers. Attendees will be able to see all the different types of gear and try it out for size. Free lunch will be provided!

Event Contact: Brian Meuhlenkamp, Director of Safety Services, Conney Safety, 608-288-5800.


Prescott

Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Time: 7 a.m.

Location: Miron Construction Company, Prescott High School, 1220 St Croix St., Prescott, WI 54021

Description: Fall Protection Toolbox talk.

Event Contact: Mary Bauer-715-832-9019


Rice Lake

Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: RISC-Regional Indianhead Safety Council, Rice Lake Weighing Systems, 230 W Coleman St., Rice Lake, WI 54868

Description: Fall Protection Demo with Capital Safety Representative.

Event Contact: Tammy Bertelsen - RISC President-715-822-6509


Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Location: RISC-Regional Indianhead Safety Council, Rice Lake Weighing Systems, 230 W Coleman St., Rice Lake, WI 54868

Description: Fall Protection Demo with Capital Safety Representative.

Event Contact: Tammy Bertelsen - RISC President-715-822-6509


River Falls

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Miron Construction Company, UW-River Falls Falcon Sports Center, 410 S 3rd St., River Falls, WI 54022

Description: Fall Protection Toolbox talk.

Event Contact: Mary Bauer-715-832-9019


Whitehall

Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Market & Johnson, Inc., Trempealeau County Healthcare facility, W20298 Hwy 121, Whitehall, WI

Description: Fall Protection Toolbox talk

Event Contact: Mary Bauer-715-832-9019