Alliance -- An OSHA Cooperative Program<< Back to Region VI


  1. Alliance Background
  2. Date Signed: May 13, 2011

    End Date: May 12, 2013

    Overview

    Alliance with the Independent Electrical Contractors Dallas Chapter (IEC) and the Dallas Area Office and directed towards reducing injuries, illnesses and fatalities in the electrical work in construction and general industry. IEC conducts semi-monthly safety meeting where best practices and incident trends are discussed, and guest speakers provide safety information to address hazards in the industry.

    Implementation Team Members

    Independent Electrical Contractors

                Jerry Thomas, Executive Director
    Danny Espino, President (2011),
     

    USDOL/OSHA

                Stephen Boyd, AD, Dallas AO
                Elias Vela, CAS, Dallas AO

    Evaluation Period

    July 6, 2011 through April 12, 2012

  3. Implementation Team Meetings
  4. A 10-hour Construction Safety course was conducted a the IEC facility in Irving, TX

    Jan 12, & 13, 2012

  5. Events and Products
  6. Training and Education

    • Events
      • None
      • Seminars
        • The IE provided a safety forum for companies and organizations involved in the electrical wiring in the construction industry and meet on a monthly basis to discuss accident trends, best practices, disseminate safety information, and have speakers talk on relevant topics to safety in the exploration and production field. Meetings are held monthly and last approximately two hours.
    Outreach and Communication

    • Events
      • Monthly safety forums
    • Products
      • Maintains a website to facilitate the dissemination of information to the industry in the Dallas Texas area. In the past year the site has received over 900 hits being used to locate safety resources.
      • http://iecdallas.com/

    Promoting the National Dialogue on Workplace Safety and Health

    • Events
      • No National dialogue at this time
    • Products
      • No products developed at this time
  7. Results
    • http://iecdallas.com/
  8. Upcoming Milestones
  9. The DAO will conduct a 10-hour Construction Safety course on June 18th and 19th, 2012.