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Archive Activities and Events
(2003 - 2007)

  • September 14, 2007: OSHA Business of Small Business Forum: "Safety and Health Issues in the Maritime Industry," Washington, DC. Representatives from Alliance Program participants, Shipbuilders Council of America (SCA) and American Shipbuilding Association (ASA), addressed safety and health issues of employees in small and medium-sized shipyards during the Forum. Terry Preston, Director of Safety, Environmental & Quality at Atlantic Marine, LLC in Mobile, AL, representing the SCA, presented "Small to Medium Sized Shipyard Challenges and Opportunities." Jim Thornton, Director of Environmental, Health and Safety at Northrop Grumman Corporation-Newport News in Newport News, Virginia and representing the ASA, described his organizations management and employee engagement in workplace safety and health.
  • September 13, 2007: Virginia Ship Repair Association 12th Annual Safety and Health Seminar, Norfolk, Virginia.
    • "Fire Safety & Fire Watch Regulations," Leo Edwards, Area Director, Region III, Norfolk, Virginia Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, provided an update on Subpart P: Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment.
    • "Occupational Exposure to Hexavalent Chromium," Angelo Costa, Industrial Hygienist, Region III, Norfolk, Virginia Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, provided an update on OSHAs activities regarding hexavalent chromium.
  • May 6-12, 2007: 2007 North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week. Shipbuilders Council of America and a number of other Alliance Program participants supported 2007 NAOSH Week; "All Modes of Transportation." Sponsored annually by the American Society of Safety Engineers, an Alliance Program participant, and the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering, the Week focuses on the importance of preventing injuries and illnesses in the workplace.
  • March 21, 2007: Shipbuilders Council of America Safety Seminar, New Orleans, Louisiana.
    • "Occupational Exposure to Hexavalent Chromium", Dorinda Folse, Compliance Assistance Specialist, Region VI, Baton Rouge, Louisiana Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, updated 35 shipyard safety and health professionals on the revised hexavalent chromium standard.
  • September 28, 2006: Shipbuilders Council of America Safety Seminar, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin.
    • "Occupational Exposure to Hexavalent Chromium," Mel Lischefski, Director, Region V, Appleton, Wisconsin Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, provided an update on the revised hexavalent chromium standard to 25 shipyard safety and health professionals.
    • "Maritime Regulatory Update," Amy Wangdahl, Safety and Occupational Health Specialist, Office of Maritime Standards, Directorate of Standards and Guidance, USDOL-OSHA, provided an update on maritime regulatory issues to 25 shipyard safety and health professionals.
  • September 13, 2005: Shipbuilders Council of America Safety Seminar, North Kingstown, Rhode Island.
    • "OSHA Standard on Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment", Joe Daddura, then-Safety and Occupational Health Specialist, Office of Maritime Standards, Directorate of Standards and Guidance, USDOL-OSHA, provided an update on maritime regulatory issues to 30 shipyard safety and health professionals.
  •  March 9, 2005: Shipbuilders Council of America Safety Seminar, Mobile, Alabama.
    • "OSHA Standard on Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment", Jim Maddux, Director, Office of Maritime Standards, Directorate of Enforcement, USDOL-OSHA, updated 25 attendees on the 29 CFR 1915 Subpart P final rule, regarding fire protection in shipyard employment, that was issued on September 15, 2004 and became effective on December 14, 2004.
    • "OSHA Maritime Alliances", Jess McCluer, then-Program Analyst, Office of Outreach Services and Alliances, Directorate of Cooperative and State Programs, USDOL-OSHA, updated 25 attendees on the Alliance Program and the activities of the National Maritime Industry Alliances.
  • September 22, 2004: Shipbuilders Council of America Safety Seminar, Morgan City, Louisiana.
    • September 22, 2004: "OSHA Maritime Alliances," Jess McCluer, then-Program Analyst, Office of Outreach Services and Alliances, Directorate of Cooperative and State Programs, USDOL-OSHA, updated the attendees on the Alliance program and the activities of the National Maritime Industry Alliances.
  • September 21, 2004: Representatives from three maritime Alliances attended the Maritime Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) Seminar in New Orleans, Louisiana to hear presentations from maritime companies and OSHAs National Office, Region III and Region VI and to discuss the application process, requirements and benefits of VPP from both the industry and government perspectives. [More...]
  • September 10-17, 2004: 2004 National Safety Congress & Expo, Ernest R. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, Louisiana.
    • September 13, 2004: Tom Pope, then-Area Director, Region III, Norfolk, Virginia Area Office, USDOL-OSHA; Teresa Preston, Director, Safety, Environment & Quality, Atlantic Marine, Inc.; and David Pivarnik, Northrop Grumman Ship Systems Director of Environmental, Health & Safety; spoke to over 40 attendees at the workshop entitled, "Shipyard Alliances with OSHA," during the National Safety Congress.
  • March 10, 2004: Shipbuilders Council of America Safety Seminar, Pascagoula, Mississippi.
    • Maritime Industry Inspections and Area Alliance Update: Clyde Payne, Area Director, Region IV, Jackson, Mississippi Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, updated over 30 shipyard safety and health professionals on the outcome of inspections within the Maritime Industry in FY 2003. Mr. Payne also updated the attendees on the accomplishments of the Baton Rouge, Louisiana and Jackson, Mississippi Area Offices Alliance with the Northrop Grumman Ship Systems and its Unions.
    • Area Partnership Update: Tom Pope, then-Area Director, Region III, Norfolk, Virginia Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, updated the attendees on the activities of the Norfolk Area Office's Strategic Partnership with the South Tidewater Association of Ship Repairers, Inc.
    • OSHA Maritime Alliances. Jess McCluer, then-Program Analyst, Office of Outreach Services and Alliances, Directorate of Cooperative and State Programs, USDOL-OSHA, updated the attendees on the Alliance program and the activities of the National Maritime Industry Alliances.
  • October 29, 2003: Shipbuilders Council of America Safety Seminar, Portland, Oregon.
    • October 29, 2003: Carl Halgren, then-Area Director, Region X, Portland, Oregon Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, updated shipyard safety and health professionals on the status of the OSHA Shipyard Employment eTool.
 
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