ALLIANCE ANNUAL REPORT
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI)
October 19, 2015
FY 2018: October 1, 2017 - September 30, 2018
Alliance Overview and Goals
Through the alliance, OSHA and ISRI provide ISRI's members and others with information, training, and other resources to protect the health and safety of workers within the scrap recycling industry and promote understanding of the rights of workers and the responsibilities of employers under the Occupational Safety and Health Act.
Implementation Team Meetings
The Alliance coordinators from both groups maintained contact throughout the reporting period to monitor the Alliance's progress and results.
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, OSHA standards/rulemakings, enforcement, and outreach campaigns.
Dissemination Type Date Description Emphasis Areas Number Reached Webpage 10/1/17 - 9/30/18 Alliance Webpage-OSHA Website 241 Webpage 10/1/17 - 9/30/18 Alliance Webpage-ISRI Website 330 Webpage 10/1/17 - 9/30/18 Alliance Webpage: ISRI Website: Subpage on Safety Tips for Cleanup and Recovery Work Emergency Response/Recovery 4 Webpage 10/1/17 - 9/30/18 ISRI Webpage: OSHA Training Aids (provides links to OSHA resources relevant to ISRI members) 34 e-Newsletter 1/1/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- OSHA training requirements 1253 e-Newsletter 1/8/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- OSHA recordkeeping requirements Recordkeeping / Reporting 1237 e-Newsletter 1/15/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- housekeeping Walking Working Surfaces 1292 e-Newsletter 1/22/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- new employee training 1321 e-Newsletter 1/29/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- cold stress 1266 e-Newsletter 2/5/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- personal protective equipment (PPE) hazard assessments 1239 e-Newsletter 2/12/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- control of hazardous energy and lockout/tagout 1464 e-Newsletter 2/19/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter article- compressed gas cylinder safety 1332 e-Newsletter 2/26/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- portable ladder safety 1242 e-Newsletter 3/5/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- confined spaces 1256 e-Newsletter 3/19/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter article-hand safety 1223 e-Newsletter 3/26/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- pinch and nip points and machine safety 1287 e-Newsletter 4/2/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- occupational hearing loss prevention programs 1199 e-Newsletter 4/9/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- emergency eyewash and shower stations 1338 e-Newsletter 4/16/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- distracted walking in the workplace 1349 e-Newsletter 4/23/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- safeguarding shearing machines 1394 e-Newsletter 4/30/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- equipment inspections 1416 e-Newsletter 5/7/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- 3 points of contact 1403 e-Newsletter 5/14/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- focusing on routine tasks 1393 e-Newsletter 5/21/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- safety for new workers 1220 e-Newsletter 5/28/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- power tool safety 1243 e-Newsletter 6/4/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- loading dock safety 1289 e-Newsletter 6/11/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- combustible dust 1203 e-Newsletter 6/18/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- recognizing hidden dangers 1278 e-Newsletter 6/25/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- protecting workers from heat stress Heat Illness Prevention 1202 e-Newsletter 7/2/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- fireworks safety 1169 e-Newsletter 7/9/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- hot work safety 1198 e-Newsletter 7/16/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- first-aid kits 1266 e-Newsletter 7/23/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- mosquito safety 1216 e-Newsletter 7/30/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- outdoor safety 1235 e-Newsletter 8/6/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- flammable liquids 1252 e-Newsletter 8/13/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- lightning safety 1218 e-Newsletter 8/20/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- entanglement hazards 1234 e-Newsletter 8/27/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- preventing electric shock 1219 e-Newsletter 9/3/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- near miss incidents 1278 e-Newsletter 9/10/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) diamond 1224 e-Newsletter 9/17/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- safety signs 1217 e-Newsletter 9/24/18 Safety Points e-Newsletter- high visibility clothing 1277 6/12/18 Tweet re National Forklift Safety Day 9,000 TOTAL 57,951
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 Event 5/3/18 OSHA Alliance Program Forum John Day, ISRI (N/A) Washington DC 50 Speech/ Presentation 6/5/18 ISRI Safety and Environmental Conference David Keim, OSHA St. Louis Area Office [Update on OSHA incident reporting process and industry trends] St. Louis MO 65 TOTAL 115
Report prepared by: Christina Morgan, Safety & Occupational Health Specialist, Office of Outreach Services and Alliances, January 2019Back to Top