Red Cross - Alliance Annual Report - March 2018

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
And the
American Red Cross
March 2018

  1. Alliance Background

    1. Date Signed

      May 19, 2005

    2. Dates Renewed

      August 6, 2008
      November 9, 2015

    3. Evaluation Period

      May 19, 2016 – September 30, 2017

    4. Alliance Overview and Goals

      Through the Alliance, OSHA and the American Red Cross (Red Cross) aim to provide information and access to training resources on emergency preparedness, disease prevention education, and first aid training.

  2. Implementation Team Meetings
    • March 2, 2017

    In addition to these formal meetings, the Alliance coordinators from both groups maintained regular contact throughout the reporting period to monitor the Alliance’s progress and results.

  3. Results of Alliance Activities in Support of Agreement Goals

    Dissemination: Alliance Program participant shared information on agency-developed or OSHA Alliance Program-developed tools and resources, Initiatives focusing on OSHA standards/rulemakings, enforcement, and outreach campaigns.

    Dissemination Type Date Description Emphasis Areas* Number Reached
    Webpage 5/19/16 – 9/30/17 Alliance Webpage-OSHA Website (   685
    Webpage 10/1/16 – 9/30/17 Alliance Webpage-Participant Website (   9
    Newsletter 6/12 - 6/18/17 As a partner for Safe + Sound Week, Red Cross communicated the link to the Safe + Sound Week webpage in its Instructor Newsletter.   90,000
    Webpage 6/12 - 6/18/17 Red Cross posted information about Safe + Sound Week on its instructor resources intranet page.   70,000
    Webpage 9/6/2017 Red Cross posted links to OSHA technical resources for hurricane response and recovery efforts on its disaster resources intranet page.   30,000
    TOTAL   190,694

    Report prepared by: Christina Morgan, Safety & Occupational Health Specialist, Office of Outreach Services and Alliances, March 2018.