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  1. Alliance Background

    Date Signed: December 3, 2004

    Overview.

    Alliance to provide the Northeastern Pennsylvania Labor Management Council members and others with training, information, guidance, and access to OSHA resources that will help them protect employees' health and safety, particularly in reducing employee injury and illness.

    Implementation Team Members

    Fred Bartol, CAS, David Martin, CAS, Eve Centrelli, Executive Director, Northeastern Pennsylvania Labor Management Council, Contributors

    Evaluation Period

    December 2004 to December 2005

  2. Implementation Team Meetings

    Several planning meetings were held throughout 2005, and a final planning and evaluation meeting was held on November 3, 2005

  3. Events and Products

    Training and Education

    • Events
    Completed a series of seminars on Safety Pays, Preparing for an OSHA Inspection, PENN SAFE, and Workers' Compensation

  4. Results

    Type of Activity (Conference, Training, Print and Electronic Distribution, etc.) Number of Individuals Reached or Trained
    Training  
    Safety Pays
    20
    Preparing for an OSHA Inspection
    20
    PENN SAFE
    20
    Workers' Compensation & OSHA 20
    TOTAL 80

  5. Upcoming Milestones:

    Upcoming Milestones: The members of the alliance will conduct a series of workshops on workplace safety and health issues that relate to their members interests. OSHA and the Northeastern Pennsylvania Labor Management Council will continue to recognize the value of collaborative efforts to achieve workplace safety. OSHA and the Northeastern Pennsylvania Labor Management Council will remain committed to cooperative and proactive efforts to advance workplace safety and health. to participate in a voluntary cooperative relationship with OSHA for purposes such as training and education, outreach and communication and promoting a national dialogue on workplace safety and health. The Northeastern Pennsylvania Labor Management Council and OSHA will provide expertise to members in order to enhance workplace safety and health programs by requesting OSHA attendance and participation in selected Roundtables. The alliance participants will continue to disseminate new or updated OSHA information through existing communication tools, including web sites and news, and to explore new resources for providing such information to the Northeastern Pennsylvania Labor Management Council members.