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ANNUAL WISCONSIN OSHA - WASA ALLIANCE REPORT
August 30, 2007
I. Alliance Background
This alliance was signed on June 22, 2004.
Historically, the predominant number of fatalities and serious injuries occur within the agricultural community in the State of Wisconsin. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Wisconsin Agri-Service Association (WASA) formed an Alliance to provide WASA members and others with information, guidance, and access to training resources that will help them protect employees’ health and safety, particularly in reducing and preventing exposure to hazards related to machine guarding, falls, confined spaces and lockout/tagout in the agribusiness community in Wisconsin.
Implementation Team Members
Kimberly Stille, Madison Area Director; Leslie Ptak, Madison Compliance Assistance Specialist; John Petty, WASA, Executive Director; Bob Willder, WASA Safety Director.
II. Implementation Team Meetings
No activities were held outside the annual safety conference.
III. Activities and Products
This report covers the period from October 18, 2006 through August 30, 2007.
Report Prepared by: Leslie Ptak, Compliance Assistance Specialist
For more information, contact the Office of Outreach Services and Alliances at 202-693-2340 or go to www.osha.gov.