Region 10 - Alliance Annual Report - February 23, 2019
U.S. Department of Labor
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Washington Area Office
Puget Sound Shipbuilders Association
February 23, 2007, renewed January 20, 2017
February 23, 2018 to February 23, 2019
OSHA-Washington Area Office and the Puget Sound Shipbuilders Association (PSSA) entered the Alliance to foster a culture of prevention while sharing best practices and technical knowledge.
Implementation Team Members
Dave Baker, Area Director, OSHA, Washington Area Office
Nicole Flessner, Compliance Officer, Washington Area Office
Blake Skogland, Safety and Occupational Health Manager, Region 10
Ron Sykes, Foss Maritime
aymie Hirsch, Stabbert Marine & Industrial LLC.
Implementation Team Meetings
Held meeting on January 18, 2019.
Activities, Events, and Products
Training and Education
The Alliance produces safety posters and toolbox talks. Topics include fall prevention cold stress, electrical safety, cranes and hoist, and the Global Harmonization System (GHS).
Outreach and Communication
The Alliance distributes outreach materials to meeting attendees.
The Alliance had little activity for the year reviewed. The Alliance has increased activity for the current year, including a presentation on GHS by CSHO Flessner in April 2019. The Alliance is producing quarterly toolbox talk materials.
The Alliance Agreement is up for renewal in January 2022. CSHO Flessner and Blake Skogland from CSP in Region 10 will attend upcoming meetings and help to increase the Alliance’s outreach activities.