Alliance -- An OSHA Cooperative Program<< Back to Concluded Regional Alliances - Region I

  1. Alliance Background

    Date Signed

    25 April 2003


    The purpose of the Alliance is to foster a culture of prevention through sharing best practices and technical knowledge to promote safe and healthful working conditions for CBIA member company employees by providing information and guidance that will help them protect employees health and safety by reducing and preventing exposure to workplace hazards.

    Implementation Team Members

    Cindy Panioto CBIA
    Richard Palo ConnOSHA
    Thomas Hozebin ConnOSHA
    Kenneth Tucker ConnOSHA
    John Able ConnOSHA
    Robert W. Kowalski USDOL/OSHA Bridgeport Area Office
    Leona May USDOL/OSHA Bridgeport Area Office
    Thomas J. Guilmartin USDOL/OSHA Hartford Area Office
    Anthony Fuschillo - USDOL/OSHA Hartford Area Office



    Evaluation Period

    Annual Report 25 April 2004 to 24 April 2005

  2. Implementation Team Meetings

    16 April 2004
    25 October 2004
    31 December 2004

  3. Events and Products

    Training and Education

    • 17 November 2004: Electrical Hazards
    • 16 December 2004: Personal Protective Equipment
    • 17 February 2005: OSHA Update
    • 24&25 February 2005: 10 hr General Industry Training
    • 2 March 2005: Respiratory Protection
    • 31 March 2005: Inspection Procedures
    • 21 April 2005: Hazard Communication
    Outreach and Communication

    • Events

      27&28 April 2004: Annual CBIA Conference
      31 March 2005: Annual CBIA Conference
    Promoting the National Dialogue on Workplace Safety and Health

    • Events
  4. Results

    Type of Activity (Conference, Training, Print and Electronic Distribution, etc.) Number of Individuals Reached or Trained
    Electrical Hazards 40
    Personal Protective Equipment 40
    OSHA Update 35
    10 hr General Industry Training 30
    Respiratory Protection 15
    Inspection Procedures 30
    Hazard Communication 30
    TOTAL 220

  5. Upcoming Milestones

    Currently developing a Lockout/TagOut presentation. The presentation will be given to members of CBIA.