- Alliance Background
Date Signed - October 14, 2003
The purpose of this alliance was to promote safe and healthful working
conditions for all workers, including Spanish-speaking workers, in southeastern
and southwestern Colorado, by increasing access to safety and health information
and training resources.
Implementation Team Members
George Flynn, Compliance Assistance Specialist (CAS), EAO Amanda Ackerman, PCC (GATC)
Evaluation Period - October 14, 2007 – October 14, 2008
- Implementation Team Meetings
January 30, 2008 OSHA Implementation Team met at Pueblo Community College (PCC)
April 8, 2008 OSHA Implementation Team met at PCC. July 29, 2008 OSHA
Implementation Team met at PCC.
- Events and Products
Training and Education
Outreach and Communication
- (2/6/08) Highway Workzone Safety
- (4/8/08) Trenching and Excavation Safety Awareness
- (8/12/08) PCC supported Safety and Health Program Development seminar
hosted by the Pueblo Safety and Health Promotion Council
- (11/04/08) Scissor Lifts, Boom Trucks and Folklifts safety seminar
Promoting the National Dialogue on Workplace Safety and Health
- OSHA promoted Alliance and trainings via local eNewsletters
- PCC promoted Alliance, trainings and other OSHA initiatives via monthly
- (12/19/07) Article entitled: "Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP)"
- (2/20/08) Article entitled, "Great Success: 2008 CCA/OSHA Workzone
- (4/18/08) Article entitled, "New Insights on Excavation 2008
Excavation Awareness Seminar"
- (10/30/08) Article entitled, "Featured Course: 2008 Aerial Lift and
Boom Truck Safety"
- Positive feedback among Pueblo area business representatives expressing
appreciation for the increased availability of local OSHA training
- Increased cooperation/collaboration between PCC and OSHA’s other Alliance
partners in the area, Trinidad State Junior College, Pueblo Safety and Health
Promotion Council and Six & Geving Insurance.
- 220 individuals trained.
|Type of Activity (Conference, Training,
Print and Electronic Distribution, etc.)
||Number of Individuals Reached or Trained
|Highway Workzone Safety at PCC
|Trenching and Excavation Safety Awareness at
|Safety and Health Improvement Seminar hosted
|Aerial Lift and Boom Truck Safety Seminar at
- Upcoming Milestones
During the upcoming year of this Alliance, activities will be largely directed
toward continuing to deliver training aimed at protecting workers in Pueblo and
surrounding areas. Specifically, 4 training sessions are planned, including, but
not limited to the following topics:
PCC will continue to work jointly with the other 3 Alliance partners in
Southern Colorado: Pueblo Safety and Health Promotion Council; Trinidad State
Junior College and Six & Geving Insurance to deliver relevant trainings to
employers in Southern Colorado.
- Fall Protection
- Work Comp, Claims Management and OSHA Injury and Illness Recordkeeping
- Rigging and Crane Safety