ANNUAL ALLIANCE REPORT
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
and the Shipbuilding Group (SBG)
February 7, 2018
March 29, 2016
October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017
Alliance Overview and Goals
The OSHA and SBG Alliance focuses on providing SBG members and others with information and access to training resources on hazards related to shipyard employment, including struck-by, slips, trips, and falls in the maritime industry.
Implementation Team Meetings
In addition to these formal meetings, the Alliance coordinators from each group maintained regular contact throughout the evaluation period to monitor the Alliance's progress and results.
Results of Alliance Activities in Support of Agreement Goals
Dissemination: Alliance Program participant shared information on agency-developed or OSHA Alliance Program-developed tools and resources, OSHA standards/rulemakings, enforcement, and outreach campaigns, including campaigns focusing on falls, heat, and was a partner for the Agency's Safe +Sound Week.
Dissemination Type Date Description Emphasis Areas Number Reached Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Alliance Webpage - OSHA Website. Construction, Hispanic/ Latino Workers, Maritime, Small Business 989 Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Alliance Webpage - Participant Website. Construction, Hispanic/ Latino Workers, Maritime, Small Business 1,365 Newsletter 1/6/2017 SCA issued a new alert providing information on OSHA's beryllium rule. Maritime/Construction 500 Newsletter 3/1/2017 SCA issued a news alert providing information on OSHA's beryllium rule. Maritime/Construction 500 Newsletter 6/17/2017 SCA issued a news alert providing information on OSHA's Safe and Sound Week. Safety and Health Programs 500 Newsletter 6/23/2017 SCA issued a news alert providing information on OSHA's beryllium rule. Maritime/Construction 500 Newsletter 6/23/2017 SCA issued a news alert announcing the notice for public comments on OSHA's Voluntary Protection Program. Safety and Health Programs 500 Newsletter 10/20/2017 SCA issued a news alert providing information on OSHA's release of the silica rule enforcement guidance. Maritime/Construction 200 Social Media 5/18/2017 OSHA delays recordkeeping enforcement date: Posted across SCA social media channel, Twitter. Recordkeeping 556 Social Media 9/22/2017 OSHA silica rule goes into effect: Posted across SCA social media channel, Twitter. Silica 362 TOTAL 5,972
Speeches, Presentations, Exhibits and Other Events: Alliance Program participant or OSHA participation in events which includes speeches/presentations, exhibits, roundtables, conferences, informational webinars or other meetings.
Activity Type Date Event Name Participant Name(s) and Affiliation(s) Title Of Presentation (if applicable) City State Emphasis Areas* Number Reached Speech/ Presentation 9/11/16 Maritime Steering Committee Todd Briggs, OSHA OSHA SBG Alliance Update Washington DC Maritime/Construction 10 Speech/ Presentation 10/11/17 SCA Safety and Health Seminar Davis Gaddy, SCA Industry/Regulatory Update Mobile AL Maritime 30 Speech/ Presentation 10/12/17 SCA Fall Meeting Davis Gaddy, SCA Industry/Regulatory Update Mobile AL Maritime 20 Event 1/19/17 SCA General Membership Meeting Davis Gaddy, SCA OSHA Regulatory Update Clearwater FL Maritime 100 Event 6/6/2017 The Risk Management, Environmental, and SCA Joint Panel Meeting Davis Gaddy, SCA Regulatory Update Clearwater FL Maritime 38 Seminar 5/18/17 Marine Chemist Association Annual Seminar Davis Gaddy, SCA Industry/Regulatory Update Albuquerque NM Maritime 50 TOTAL 248
Alliance Developed Products
- Shipyard Employment Safety Statistics Fact Sheet (June 2016 – completed in support of Safe + Sound Week)
OSHA Product Reviews
None completed during the evaluation period of the report.
Report prepared by: Todd Briggs, Program Analyst, Office of Outreach Services and Alliances, February 7, 2018.