Region 6 - Alliance Annual Report - August 13, 2019


ANNUAL ALLIANCE REPORT
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Little Rock Area Office
Oklahoma City Area Office
The Arkansas Department of Labor OSHA Consultation Service
And
The Consulate of Mexico in Little Rock, Arkansas
August 13, 2019


  1. Alliance Background

    1. Date Signed

      February 18, 2011 – Renewed August 26, 2013 and September 04, 2015 and August 28, 2017

    2. Evaluation Period

      December 31, 2017 to December 31, 2018

    3. Overview

      The U. S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Little Rock and Oklahoma City Area Offices, the Arkansas Department of Labor OSHA Consultation Service and the Consulate of Mexico in Little Rock, Arkansas, entered into an alliance which provides for the establishment of cooperative relationships for purposes such as training and education, outreach and communication, and promoting a national dialogue on workplace health and safety.

    4. Implementation Team Members

      OSHA

      Carlos Reynolds, Area Director, Little Rock Area Office – OSHA
      David Bates, Area Director, Oklahoma City Area Office – OSHA
      Leon Jones, Director, Arkansas Department of Labor
      Jorge Delucca, Compliance Assistance Specialist, Oklahoma City Area Office – OSHA

      Alliance participant

      Rodolfo Quilantán Arenas, Consul of Mexico at Little Rock, Arkansas
      Rodrigo Morales, Consul of Protection and Legal Affairs
      Alfredo Uriel Pérez Manriquez, Consul of Documentation in charge of the Consulates on Wheels.

  2. Implementation Team Meetings

    • August 27, 2018—during Labor Rights Week celebration at the Mexican Consulate at Little Rock, AR

    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

    The following table summarizes the Alliance’s activities in support of the goals in the Alliance agreement.

    Raising Awareness of OSHA's Rulemaking and Enforcement Initiatives:
    Activity TypeActivity Name/SummaryOSHA Areas of Emphasis SupportedNumber Reached
    Alliance Product None    
    OSHA Product Review No activity    
    Speech/
    Presentation
    8/27/2018: David Bates, AD, gave a presentation about labor rights of immigrants to a group of 50 customers of the Mexican Consulate at Little Rock, Arkansas, as part of Labor Rights week. A bilingual employee of the US Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division at Little Rock translated into Spanish. David issued handouts of workers’ rights under the OSH Act in English and Spanish as well as copies of OSHA publication 3419, We are OSHA We Can Help, in Spanish. Labor Rights

    50

     
    Training and Education:
    Activity TypeActivity Name/SummaryOSHA Areas of Emphasis SupportedNumber Reached
    Consulate on wheels 2/14/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short speeches to customers of the Mexican Consulate on Wheels at Oklahoma City. He gave cards with contact information for OSHA and flyers with contacts for Wage and Hour Division, Workers Compensation and EEOC. Labor Rights to Hispanic/Latino/Consulate Fall Prevention All Construction Hazard Communication

    70

    Consulate on wheels 3/14/18: Jorge Delucca, CAS, had a table with Spanish OSHA publications. he gave several short speeches to customers of the Mexican Consulate "On Wheels" at Tulsa, OK, about the mission of OSHA, the OSHA web site in Spanish, Hispanic and Mexican fatalities nationwide. He provided contacts for Wage and Hour, Workers compensation and EEOC. Falls, Temporary Workers, Labor Rights Construction hazards, HAZCOM

    74

     
    Activity TypeActivity Name/SummaryOSHA Areas of Emphasis Supported
    Mobile Mexican Consulate at Tulsa 3/19/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short presentations, in Spanish, to customers of the Mobile Mexican Consulate at Tulsa, OK, about the mission of OSHA and Hispanic occupational fatalities nationwide. He provided card with the contact information for OSHA and a flyer with contact information for Wage & Hour, Workers Compensation and EEOC in Oklahoma. He had a table with other Spanish publications (fall prevention in construction, HAZCOM GHS) etc. Falls, Temporary Workers, Labor Rights Construction hazards, HAZCOM

    50

    Consulate on wheels 3/21-23/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave short presentations to 87 customers of the Mexican Consulate "On Wheels" at Tulsa, OK about their labor rights. He provided Spanish publications on how to contact OSHA and other labor-related agencies in Oklahoma (Wage & Hour, Workers Compensation and EEOC). Falls, Temporary Workers, Labor Rights Construction hazards, HAZCOM

    140

    Consulate on wheels 4/10-13/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave short presentations to 185 customers of the Mexican Consulate "On Wheels" at Oklahoma City about their labor rights. He provided Spanish publications on how to contact OSHA and other labor-related agencies in Oklahoma. Falls, Temporary Workers, Labor Rights Construction hazards, HAZCOM

    185

    Consulate on wheels 4/24-25/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave outreach, in Spanish, to a group of 112 customers of the Mexican Consulate in Oklahoma City. He provided OSHA Spanish publications. Falls, Temporary Workers, Labor Rights Construction hazards, HAZCOM

    112

     
    Activity TypeActivity Name/SummaryOSHA Areas of Emphasis Supported
    Consulate on wheels 5/22-23/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave short speeches to customers of the "Mexican Consulate on Wheels" at Oklahoma City. He explained the mission of OSHA, number of Hispanic and Mexican-born workers killed on the job in the US and how to contact OSHA. He gave cards with contact information, in Spanish, for OSHA and other Spanish OSHA publications. He explained the mission of the Wage & Hour Division, Workers Compensation, and EEPOC and provided a sheet with contacts for each. Falls, Temporary Workers, Labor Rights Construction hazards, HAZCOM

    105

    Consulate on wheels 5/30/2018 to 6/1/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short speeches about the mission of OSHA to customers of the Mexican Consulate at Oklahoma City and provided Spanish OSHA publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    179

    Consulate on wheels 7/31/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short speeches about the mission of OSHA to customers of the Mexican Consulate at Oklahoma City and provided Spanish OSHA publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants; Heat

    60

    Consulate on wheels 8/6/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short presentations, in Spanish to customers of the Mexican Consulate at Tulsa, Oklahoma. He gave OSHA Spanish publications Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants; Heat

    108

    Consulate on wheels 8/7/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short speeches, in Spanish, to customers of the Mexican Consulate at Tulsa, Oklahoma and issued Spanish OSHA publications Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants; Heat

    74

     
    Activity TypeActivity Name/SummaryOSHA Areas of Emphasis Supported
    Consulate on wheels 8/15/17: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short speeches to customers of the Mexican Consulate at Oklahoma City, OK. Heat, Falls, Temporary Workers, Labor Rights Construction hazards, HAZ Heat, Falls, Temporary Workers, Labor Rights Construction hazards, HAZCOM

    97

    Consulate on wheels 9/18-21/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave short presentations, in Spanish, to customers of the Mexican Consulate o Wheels at Oklahoma City and issued Spanish OSHA publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    175

    Consulate on wheels 9/25-28/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave short speeches, in Spanish, about the mission of OSHA and labor rights of immigrants to customers of the Mexican Consulate "On Wheels" at Oklahoma City. He issued OSHA Spanish publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    153

    Consulate on wheels 10/23-24/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave outreach, in Spanish to customers of the Mexican Consulate at Tulsa, OK. He issued Spanish OSHA publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    135

     
    Activity TypeOSHA Areas of Emphasis Supported
    Consulate on wheels 10/27/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several speeches to customers of the Mexican Consulate about labor rights of immigrants and the mission of OSHA and other labor organizations. He issued OSHA Spanish publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    120

    Consulate on wheels 10/30 -11/2/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short speeches about the mission of OSHA, labor rights of immigrants, and contacts for WHD/Workers Compensation/EEOC. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    237

    Mobile Consulate 11/3-4/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short speeches, in Spanish, to customers of the Mobile Mexican Consulate at Oklahoma City about labor rights of immigrants. He provided Spanish OSHA publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    214

    Consulate on wheels 11/6-9/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short speeches about labor rights of immigrants and issued Spanish OSHA publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    154

    Consulate on wheels 11/28/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several speeches to 52 customers of a Mexican Consulate "On Wheels" at Tulsa, OK, about the mission of OSHA, WHD, Workers Compensation, and EEOC. He gave Spanish OSHA publications on HAZCOM (GHS), contacts for all of the above, and construction fall protection. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    52

     
    Training and Education:
    Activity TypeActivity Name/SummaryOSHA Areas of Emphasis SupportedNumber Reached
    Mobile Consulate 12/1/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several speeches to customers of the Mobile Mexican Consulate at Tulsa, OK. He provided Spanish, OSHA publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    157

    Consulate on wheels 12/7/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave speeches about labor rights of immigrants, the mission of OSHA/WHD/Worker Compensation/EEOC to customers of the Mexican Consulate at Oklahoma City. He issued Spanish OSHA publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    66

      1/23/2018: Jorge Delucca, CAS, gave several short speeches to customers of the Mexican Consulate at Tulsa about the mission of OSHA, how to contact OSHA and mission and contact information for Wage and Hour, Workers Compensation and EEOC. He issued Spanish OSHA publications. Construction hazards, HAZCOM; All about OSHA; Hispanic fatalities nationwide; labor rights of immigrants

    76

        
    Training and Education:
    Activity TypeActivity Name/SummaryOSHA Areas of Emphasis SupportedNumber Reached
    TOTAL  

    2,843

  4. Evaluations

    The Oklahoma City Area Office is effectively providing outreach to thousands of customers of the Mexican Consulate during Consulates on Wheels and Mobile Consulate at Oklahoma City and Tulsa.

  5. Upcoming Milestones

    Labor Rights week of August 26, 2019
    Renew alliance on August 26, 2019

    Report prepared by:
    Jorge A. Delucca, Compliance Assistance Specialist
    Oklahoma City Area Office