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- Alliance Background
Date Signed: 05/09/2012
End Date: 05/09/2014
To provide High school seniors who are in or going into the work force in general industry with information, guidance, and access to training resources that will help them protect them in health and safety at the work place, particularly in reducing and preventing exposure to occupational safety and health hazards such as machine guarding, heat stress, electrical, falls, struck-by, and caught-between hazards. This alliance provides information in educating the students while still in school that they have a right to work in safe and healthful work place and their right to complain and/or report a safety/health hazard at the job site without retaliation from the employer.
Implementation Team Members
Julian Hernandez, Principal, Pearsall High School
Raul Carrillo, CAS, OSHA San Antonio Office
05/09/2012 to 05/09/2013
Implementation Team Meetings
This alliance meets twice a year to provide training to the students.
- Events and Products
10 Hour OSHA general industry course, as of today, 80 students have been trained.
- Training and Education
- Falls and Heat Stress Regional Campaign
- NEP on machine guarding
Students understand OSHA regulations and workplace hazard recognition and avoidance. They are well-versed on their right to work in safe and healthful workplace and their right to report a hazard in their workplace without retaliation from the employer.
- Upcoming Milestones:
- 10 hour general industry courses to 40 students on 5/30-31/2013.