ANNUAL ACTIVITY REPORT
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
and the Scaffold & Access Industry Association, Inc. (SAIA)
October 23, 2017
February 25, 2008
June 29, 2011
December 18, 2013
October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017
Alliance Overview and Goals
The OSHA and SAIA Alliance focuses on providing SAIA's members and others in the construction industry, with information, guidance, and access to training resources that will continue to address the health and safety of workers, particularly by reducing and preventing fall and caught-in-between hazards and by addressing issues related to frame scaffold, mast climbing scaffold, suspended scaffold, and aerial lift equipment.
Implementation Team Meetings
In addition to these formal meetings, the Alliance coordinators from both groups maintained regular contact throughout the reporting 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.
Dissemination Type Date Description Emphasis Areas* Number Reached Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Alliance Webpage-OSHA Website 627 Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Alliance Webpage-Participant Website Fall Prevention, Heat Illness Prevention, Safety and Health Programs 887 Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Aerial Work Platform (AWP) Jobsite Checklist Fall Prevention 80 Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 AWP Prestart Safety Checklist Fall Prevention 147 Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Preparing an AWP for Transport Fall Prevention 25 Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Rescue Plans for AWP Use Fall Prevention 128 Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Selecting and Implementing a Fall Protection System for an AWP Fall Prevention 97 Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Selecting the Proper AWP Fall Prevention 24 Webpage 10/1/16-9/30/17 Safety Devices on AWPs Fall Prevention 17 11/2/2016 How Fall Protection Has Changed Dramatically Over the Decades Fall Prevention 78 12/5/2016 OSHA Issues Recommended Practices for Construction OSH Programs Safety and Health Programs 128 12/21/2016 OSHA: Worker Health and Safety Should Be an Integral Part of Sustainability Efforts Safety and Health Programs 50 1/30/2017 OSHA's training requirement, OSHA 29 CFR 1926.454(a) Reminder 395 2/28/2017 Walking Working Surface: OSHA's New Final Rule Walking-Working Surfaces 72 3/1/17-3/31/17 How well do you know OSHA? 62 3/1/17-3/31/17 OSHA's new final rule on walking, working surfaces Fall Prevention 72 4/10/2017 Are you going to be in the Houston area April 25? If so, join us at the Houston Fall Prevention Safety Day! Fall Prevention 235 4/20/2017 OSHA's National Fall Prevention video is now live! Want to join in and help stop falls in construction? Fall Prevention 71 4/25/2017 Houston Fall Prevention Alliance signing earlier today. Fall Prevention 363 5/13/2017 SAIA is excited to announce its partnership with OSHA, the National Safety Council, the American Industrial Hygiene Association, the American Society of Safety Engineers, and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health for Safe + Sound Week June 12-18. Safe and Sound Week Outreach 214 6/7/2017 #SafeAndSound week is next week and SAIA is a proud partner! Safe and Sound Week Outreach 329 6/28/2017 US Labor Department's OSHA proposes to delay compliance date for electronically submitting injury, illness reports Record Keeping/Reporting 78 9/13/2017 OSHA Announces Technical Resources for Hurricane Harvey Hurricane Outreach 497 Article - SA Magazine Nov/Dec 2016 OSHA and MSHA Penalties Significantly Increased; Top 10 OSHA Citations of 2016; New Recommendations for Safety Program Safety and Health Programs 2,000 Article - SA Magazine Jan/Feb 2017 OSHA Issues New Regulations 2,000 Press Release 6/28/2017 OSHA Proposed Delay in Electronic Reporting
Record Keeping/Reporting 1,052 Press Release 7/6/2017 OSHA Enforcement Policy on Monorail Hoists
Construction 1,030 Press Release 8/7/2017 Genie Industries Recall Notice 170012 - Communication from OSHA 1,107 Press Release 9/13/2017 OSHA Announces Technical Resources for Hurricane Harvey Hurricane Outreach 989 TOTAL 12,854
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 Exhibit 10/23-26/16 ANSI A92 Annual Meeting SAIA representatives staff the exhibit Not Applicable Las Vegas NV Not Applicable 150 Exhibit 1/16-20/17 World of Concrete SAIA representatives staff the exhibit Not Applicable Las Vegas NV Not Applicable 85,000 Event 3/16/17 Alliance Program Construction Roundtable Granville Loar represented SAIA at the event. Not Applicable Washington DC Fall Protection, Small Business, Silica 1 Event 4/25/17 Houston Fall Prevention Safety Day DeAnna Martin represented SAIA at the event. Not Applicable Houston TX Fall Prevention, Small Business 149 Event 9/21/2017 Alliance Program Construction Roundtable Ted Beville represented SAIA at the event. Not Applicable Washington DC Fall Protection, Small Business, Silica 1 TOTAL 85,301
Training for OSHA Staff: Alliance Program participant provided training or assistance in training OSHA and OSHA-affiliated staff (including state plan and/or On-site Consultation Program representatives).
Training Type Date Name/Title of Trainer Training Title Audience: OSHA, State Plan, Onsite Consultation City State Emphasis Areas* Number Reached Other 5/18-5/19/17 Shawn MacDonald Competent Person Training Frame & System Scaffold OSHA Philadelphia PA Safety & Health Programs 15 TOTAL 15
Alliance Developed Products
- Transport Platform Video [MP4-300MB*] (2017, September)
OSHA Product Reviews
None completed during the timeframe of the report.
Report prepared by: Morgan Seuberling, Senior Occupational Safety and Health Specialist, Office of Outreach Services and Alliances, October 23, 2017.