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Slide 32


Title: Consultation's Participation in OSHA Cooperative Programs

Type: Text Slide


  • Signatory on 93 Regional and 24 National Alliances.
  • Signatory on 64 OSHA Strategic Partnerships and supports an additional 77.

Speaker Notes:

There are 70 National and 278 Regional Alliances - Consultation is a signatory on 93 Regional and 24 National Alliances.

There are 225 current OSHA Partnership - Consultation is a signatory on 64 and supports an additional 77.

(ALLIANCE) The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)

  • (NFIB) is supporting OSHA's Hispanic Fairs
  • The fairs are sponsored by USF Safety Florida (Florida's Consultation Project).
  • NFIB is also sending letters to approximately 1,000 members in the area to promote the Florida fairs
  • The last fair was: South Florida Hispanic Safety Fair: June 4, 2005 in Homestead, FL.
  • The next fair is: Central Florida Hispanic Safety Fair: Aug. 20, 2005 in Kissimmee, FL.

(ALLIANCE) American Pyrotechnics Association (APA)

  • APA is providing training on display pyrotechnics to OSHA staff in several Regions in May and June 2005.
  • Consultation Projects Officers are expected to participate at these events.
  • 4 trainings have occurred in PA, FL, and TX
  • The next training is: Region VII : June 22 in Kansas City, MO

(OSP) Foundry Ergonomic Partnership:

  • Region V Signed March 14, 2003
  • 6 employers, over 5,000 employees.
  • State consultants are present at every quarterly meeting and take part in the foundry tours.
  • Wisconsin Aluminum reduced the ergonomic injury and illness rates by 43% reduction over a 4 year period.
  • Waupaca Foundry implemented an engineering control in the core room that cut shoulder and back injury costs from $150,000/year to about $5,000 after the first 10 months.
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