ANNUAL ALLIANCE REPORT
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
and the National Safety Council (NSC)
February 13, 2018
September 9, 2003
September 21, 2005
October 15, 2007
August 29, 2012
September 16, 2014
October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017
Alliance Overview and Goals
The OSHA and NSC Alliance focuses on providing NSC members and others with information, and access to training resources on workplace hazards, including motor vehicle, construction, and temporary and contract workers, and the importance of establishing a safety and health program, such as providing awareness of NSC's Journey to Safety Excellence (JSE) campaign.
Implementation Team Meetings
- November 17, 2016
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.
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, including the agency's Safe + Sound Campaign.
Dissemination Type Date Description Emphasis Areas Number Reached Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Alliance Webpage - OSHA Website Falls, Construction, Safety & Health Programs 1,034 Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Alliance Webpage - Participant Website Safety & Health Programs 2,312 Social Media 10/15/16 OSHA Resources Promotion: Posts across NSC's social media channels, Twitter Falls; Safety & Health Programs 16,300 Social Media 1/08/17 OSHA Resources Promotion: Posts across NSC's social media channels, Twitter Safety & Health Programs 6,000 Newsletter 1/17/17 NSC issued a news alert in JSE Digest newsletter highlighting "Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs" for both general industry and construction Safety & Health Programs 6,000 Newsletter 2/17/17 NSC issued a news alert in JSE Digest newsletter highlighting OSHA's Safe + Sound campaign materials and website Safety & Health Programs 6,000 Newsletter 5/17/17 NSC issued a news alert in JSE Digest newsletter highlighting Falls Stand-Down Falls 6,000 Social Media 7/17/17 VPP stakeholder listening session: Posts across NSC's social media channels, Twitter Safety & Health Programs 18,800 Social Media 9/8/17 OSHA Hurricane Irma preparedness and workplace safety: Posts across NSC's social media channels, Twitter Hurricane Outreach 18,800 Social Media 9/26/17 OSHA Top 10 violations release at 2017 NSC Congress and Expo: Posts across NSC's social media channels, Twitter Enforcement 56,400 TOTAL 118,846
Speeches, Presentations, Exhibits and Other Events: 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 2/21/2017 North Dakota Safety Council Amy Harper, NSC Convince Management that Safety Impacts the Bottom Line Bismarck ND Safety and Health Programs 50 Speech/ Presentation 2/22/2017 North Dakota Safety Council Amy Harper, NSC Staffing Firm and Host Employer Responsibilities for Temporary Worker Safety Bismarck ND Temporary Workers 35 Speech/ Presentation 3/7/2017 TSCE Amy Harper, NSC; and Sharon Panamo of Elwood Staffing Staffing Firm and Host Employer Responsibilities for Temporary Worker Safety Fort Worth TX Temporary Workers 40 Speech/ Presentation 3/16/2017 OSHA Alliance Program Construction Roundtable Amy Harper, NSC NSC Alliance Update Washington DC Construction 35 Speech/ Presentation 4/25/2017 ASA Webinar Series Amy Harper, NSC Staffing Firm and Host Employer Responsibilities for Temporary Worker Safety Temporary Workers 250 Speech/ Presentation 5/22/2017 NECA Amy Harper, NSC Convince Management that Safety Impacts the Bottom Line Las Vegas NV Safety and Health Programs 35 Speech/ Presentation 9/21/2017 OSHA Alliance Program Construction Roundtable Nigel Elis, NSC NSC Alliance Update Washington DC Construction 35 Speech/ Presentation 9/25/17 NSC Congress and Expo Doug Kalinowski, Director, DCSP; Bill Perry, Director, DSG; Dean McKenzie, Director, DOC, Anthony Rosa, Deputy Director, DWPP; Patrick Kapust, Deputy Director, DEP OSHA Current Activities Update Indianapolis IN OSHA Update 125 Speech/ Presentation 9/26/17 NSC Congress and Expo Patrick Kapust, Deputy Director, DEP OSHA Top 10 Data Indianapolis IN Enforcement 175 TOTAL 780
Alliance Developed Products
- A Case Study on the Shared Responsibility of Staffing Agencies and Host Employers for Temporary Worker Safety—Personal Protective Equipment and Injury Recordation. (2016, October). [Product jointly developed by NSC and the American Staffing Association Alliance].
OSHA Product Reviews
None completed during the evaluation period of the report.
Report prepared by: Todd Briggs, Program Analyst, Office of Outreach Services and Alliances, February 13, 2018.