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Charleston Area Office Alliance with Project Best
2009 Annual Report
I. Alliance Background
The purpose of the Alliance is to provide Project BEST (Upper Ohio Valley Construction) Contractors and members with information, guidance, and access to training resources that will help them protect employees' health and safety, particularly in reducing and preventing exposure to OSHA's four focus hazards
II. Implementation Team Members
Robert Beissel, Project Best; Richard Jeffrey, CHAO CAS; Jennifer Burgess, OSHA Consultation Administrator; and Jeffrey Funke, CHAO AD.
January 3, 2008 to January 2, 2009.
III. Implementation Team Meetings
CAS met with Project BEST representative Robert Beissel on 4 occasions while working on a new "Fall Protection Safety Program" and other safety training. In addition, CAS met with Project BEST's Board of Directors on November 18, 2008 and on December 3, 2008. Subsequently it was agreed that CAS would meet with Board 4 times a year and with Mr. Beissel at least quarterly.
Events and ProductsIV. Results
The Workplace Safety Seminar conducted was for new prospective clients of the American Red Cross and topics covered included Emergency Action Plans, First-Aid/CPR/AED's and Bloodborne Pathogens.
Prepared by: Richard Jeffrey, CAS, Charleston AO, 1/16/09