- Alliance Background
Date Signed. 05/18/2006
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Independent
Electrical Contractors of Greater Cincinnati, Inc. (IEC) recognize the value of
establishing a collaborative relationship to foster safer and more healthful
American workplaces. OSHA and IEC therefore agree to form an Alliance to use
their collective expertise to help foster a culture of prevention while sharing
best practices and technical knowledge.
Implementation Team Members.
David Hittinger, Director, IEC, Richard T. Gilgrist, CIH, Area Director, Dale A.
Henderson, Compliance Assistance
- Implementation Team Meetings
Four meetings were held at the IEC chapter locations to track progress and
formulate activities to forward the Alliance. The meetings were held September
2007, January 2008, March 2008, and April 2008.
- Activities and Products
May 2007 – May 2008
Training & Education
||Common OSHA citations
||Locating underground utilities
Refer to the Training and Education events above
- Upcoming Milestones
The chapter of the Independent Electrical Contractors wishes to pursue VPP
status in 2008/2009. Their application is in process. The Alliance continues
promotion of workplace safety and health throughout the Greater Cincinnati Area
by conducting training, seminars or presentations on fall, electrical, struck-by
and trenching hazards.
This Alliance concluded May 1, 2008