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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Altec Industries, Inc.
January 2018

  1. Alliance Background

    1. Date Signed

      November 22, 2005

    2. Dates Renewed

      December 18, 2007
      June 14, 2012
      December 1, 2015

    3. Evaluation Period

      FY 2017: October 1, 2016 – September 30, 2017

    4. Alliance Overview and Goals

      Through the alliance, OSHA and Altec work together to provide information and access to training resources to help protect employees' health and safety, including non-English or limited English speaking workers. The Alliance continues to address the safe operation of cranes, digger derricks, and insulated and non-insulated aerial devices, including tree care devices, and focuses on equipment hazards such as falls and electrocutions.

  2. Implementation Team Meetings

    • February 16, 2017
    • May 11, 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
    Webpage10/1/16- 9/30/17Alliance Webpage-OSHA Website ( 162
    Webpage10/1/16 - 9/30/17Altec Safety Resources webpage linking to various items developed by OSHA and through the OSHA-Altec Alliance (, Electrical, Fall Prevention, Heat Illness Prevention, Safety & Health Programs1802
    Webpage10/1/16 - 09/30/17Cribbing & Blocking Instruction, Alliance product (, Electrical4731
    Webpage10/1/16 - 9/30/17Cribbing & Blocking Instruction, Alliance product, Spanish translation (, Electrical204
    Webpage10/1/16 - 9/30/17Altec webpage linking to OSHA-Altec Alliance Products (, Electrical, Walking-Working Surfaces, Fall Prevention, Agriculture247
    Webpage10/1/16 - 9/30/17Altec webpage linking to OSHA QuickCards (, Electrical, Walking-Working Surface, Fall Prevention, Agriculture284
    Print Publication10/1/16 - 9/30/17Distribution of Cribbing & Blocking Instruction Alliance product at Altec Sentry classesConstruction, Electrical1000
    Print Publication10/1/16 - 9/30/17Distribution of Crane Assembly & Disassembly Around Powerlines Flowchart 29 CFR 1926.1407 Alliance product at Altec Sentry ClassesConstruction, Electrical400
    Print Publication10/1/16 - 9/30/17Distribution of Crane Operation Around Power Lines Flowchart 29 CFR 1926.1408 Alliance product at Altec Sentry classesConstruction, Electrical400
    TOTAL 9230

    Outreach Events and Training for non-OSHA Staff: Alliance Program participant or OSHA participation in events which includes speeches/presentations, exhibits, roundtables, conferences, informational webinars or other meetings or training in support of the Alliance or an OSHA initiative.

    Activity Type Date Event Name Participant Name(s) and Affiliation(s) Title Of Presentation (if applicable) City State Emphasis Areas* Number Reached
    Exhibit10/14/16International Lineman's RodeoDarin Hinnergardt, AltecNot ApplicableOverland ParkKSConstruction, Electrical500
    Exhibit11/10- 11/11/16Tree Care Industry Association ExpoJoe Coleman, AltecNot ApplicableBaltimoreMDAgriculture, Construction400
    Speech/ Presentation12/1/16New England Grows ConferencePhil Doud, Altec, and Peter Barletta, OSHA's Braintree Area OfficeOSHA Safe Crane Rigging for Tree Care IndustryBostonMAAgriculture, Construction150
    Exhibit12/1/16ConExpoPhil Doud, AltecNot ApplicableLas VegasNVConstruction800
    Exhibit4/20/17 - 4/22/17International Sign Association- Lights and Signs ExpoPhil Doud, AltecNot ApplicableLas VegasNVConstruction, Electrical750
    Exhibit6/12/17 - 6/14/17Southern Area Instructors Association ConferencePhil Doud, AltecNot ApplicableLexingtonKYConstruction, Electrical350
    TOTAL 2950

    Training for OSHA Staff: Alliance Program participant provided training or assistance in training OSHA and OSHA-affiliated staff (including state plan and/or On-site Consultation Program representatives).

    Training Type Date Name/Title of Trainer Training Title Audience: OSHA, State Plan, Onsite Consultation City State Emphasis Areas* Number Reached
    Seminar11/15/16Darin HinnergardtTree Care Aerial DeviceCal-OSHASacramento CAAgriculture, Construction, Electrical13
    Seminar11/15/16Darin HinnergardtWood Chipper Device (Classroom only)Cal-OSHASacramento CAAgriculture, Construction13
    Seminar11/16/16Darin HinnergardtTree Care Aerial DeviceCal-OSHASacramento CAAgriculture, Construction, Electrical15
    Seminar11/16/16Darin HinnergardtWood Chipper Device (Classroom only)Cal-OSHASacramento CAAgriculture, Construction15
    Seminar11/17/16Darin HinnergardtTree Care Aerial DeviceCal-OSHASacramento CAAgriculture, Construction, Electrical16
    Seminar11/17/16Darin HinnergardtWood Chipper Device (Classroom only)Cal-OSHASacramento CAAgriculture, Construction16
    Seminar3/28 - 3/29/17Darin HinnergardtMobile CraneRegion 2Cliffwood NJConstruction, Electrical9
    Seminar3/29 - 3/30/17Darin HinnergardtMobile CraneRegion 2Cliffwood NJConstruction, Electrical8
    Seminar6/20 - 6/21/17Phil DoudMobile CraneSC OSHAColumbiaSCConstruction, Electrical25
    Seminar6/21 - 6/22/17Phil DoudMobile CraneSC OSHAColumbiaSCConstruction, Electrical25
    Seminar8/29-8/30/17Darin HinnergardtMobile CraneRegion 7WichitaKSConstruction, Electrical11
    Seminar8/30-8/31/17Darin HinnergardtMobile CraneRegion 7WichitaKSConstruction, Electrical12
    TOTAL 178

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

*Please Select From The Following Emphasis Areas: (Emphasis areas are tied to OSHA's Operating Plan, DOL's Strategic Plan, and agency/departmental initiatives; they are updated annually. If none apply, leave blank. More than one can be included in the field.)

  • Agriculture
  • Beryllium
  • Construction
  • Emergency/Disaster
  • Fall Prevention
  • Healthcare
  • Heat Illness Prevention
  • Oil and Gas
  • Recordkeeping/Reporting
  • Safety & Health Programs
  • Silica
  • Small Business
  • Temporary Workers
  • Telecommunications Tower
  • Trenching
  • Walking-Working Surfaces
  • Young Workers
  • Specific Outreach on OSHA Initiatives [such as Safe & Sound Week, National Falls Stand-down, or Hurricane]
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