ALLIANCE ANNUAL REPORT
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Industrial Truck Association
- Alliance Background
- Date Signed
- Dates Renewed
- Evaluation Period
- Alliance Overview and Goals
- Implementation Team Meetings
January 15, 2004
April 24, 2006
April 9, 2008
January 11, 2016
FY 2017: October 1, 2016 – September 30, 2017
Through the Alliance, OSHA and ITA are promoting the safe operation and use of powered industrial trucks by providing information and access to training resources to assist employers and employees in reducing exposure to potential hazards associated with the use of powered industrial trucks. ITA also provides forklift safety training seminars to federal OSHA, State Plan, and Consultation Project staff.
- January 11, 2017
- April 19, 2017
- August 15, 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.
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||10/1/16 – 9/30/2017||Alliance Webpage-OSHA Website||2727|
|Webpage||10/1/16 – 9/30/2017||Alliance Webpage-Participant Website||1477|
|Other Email||10/12/2016||ITA emailed its General Engineering Committee regarding OSHA’s Safe & Sound Campaign.||Safety & Health Programs||20|
|Other Email||1/10/2017||ITA emailed its General Engineering Committee Advisory Committee regarding OSHA's pending RFI on 1910.178||5|
|Other Email||1/10/2017||ITA emailed its General Engineering Committee Advisory Committee regarding the Walking-Working Surfaces standard.||Walking-Working Surfaces||5|
|Other Email||1/10/2017||ITA emailed its General Engineering Committee Advisory Committee regarding the Lockout/Tagout standard.||5|
|Other Email||6/2/2017||ITA emailed its National Forklift Safety Day Task Force members regarding OSHA’s Safe + Sound Campaign.||Safety & Health Programs||9|
|Other Email||6/12/2017||ITA emailed its General Engineering Committee members regarding OSHA’s Heat Safety Tool.||Heat Illness Prevention||23|
|Other Email||6/27/2017||ITA emailed its General Engineering Committee members regarding the effective date for electronic injury reporting.||Recordkeeping/ Reporting||23|
|Other Email||9/5/2017||ITA emailed its General Engineering Committee members regarding OSHA’s Worker Safety and Health Resources for Hurricane and Flood Cleanup and Recovery.||Safety & Health Programs||23|
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.
|Activity Type||Date||Event Name||Participant Name(s) and Affiliation(s)||Title Of Presentation (if applicable)||City||State||Emphasis Areas*||Number Reached|
|Speech/Presentation||6/13/2017||National Forklift Safety Day||Patrick Kapust, Deputy Director, Directorate of Enforcement Programs, OSHA||[Remarks on enforcement and related programs and Safe + Sound Week]||Washington||DC||Safety & Health Programs||63|
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||City||State||Emphasis Areas*||Number Reached|
|Seminar||5/16/2017||Joe Yahner (Raymond Corp.) and Dave Nicollette (Trainer, Clark Material Handling)||Forklift Safety: Operator, Machine and Environment||Region 2- federal (10), rest NJ state plan/consultation||Union||NJ||Fall Prevention; Electrical; Temporary Workers; Youth Workers||21|
|Seminar||7/19/2017||Dave Couch (Engineer, Hyster- Yale Corporation) and Dave Nicolette (Trainer, Clark Material Handling)||Forklift Safety: Operator, Machine and Environment||Region 4- NC OSHA and NC Consultation Program||Charlotte||NC||Fall Prevention; Electrical; Temporary Workers; Youth Workers||19|
|Seminar||7/20/2017||Dave Couch (Engineer, Hyster- Yale Corporation) and Dave Nicolette (Trainer, Clark Material Handling)||Forklift Safety: Operator, Machine and Environment||Region 4- NC OSHA||Charlotte||NC||Fall Prevention; Electrical; Temporary Workers; Youth Workers||18|
Report prepared by: Christina Morgan, Safety & Occupational Health Specialist, Office of Outreach Services and Alliances, February 2018.