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  • July 21-24, 2010: Scaffold Industry Association (SIA) Annual Conference and Exposition, Lowes Philadelphia Hotel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    • July 23, 2010: Steven F. Witt, Director, Directorate of Cooperative and State Programs, USDOL-OSHA, gave a key note address to scaffold industry executives and safety and health professionals.
  • May 21, 2010: Scaffold Industry Association Regional Meeting, Washington, District of Columbia.
    • Francis Dougherty, Occupational Safety and Health Specialist, Office of Construction Services, Directorate of Construction, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation entitled "An Update on New OSHA Initiatives" to 15 scaffold industry workers, contractors, and safety and health professionals.
  • On May 2-8, 2010: 2010 National Association of Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week. The Scaffold Industry Association and a number of other Alliance Program participants supported 2010 NAOSH Week, Mission NAOSH 2010: Safe Workplaces. 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.
  • April 30, 2010: Scaffold Industry Association Regional Meeting, La Mirada, California.
    • Martin Weis, Industrial Hygienist, Region IX, San Diego, California Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation on Enforcement of the New Recordkeeping Program to 14 industry workers, contractors and safety and health professionals.
  • April 27, 2010: Annual On-site Consultation Training Conference, San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter Hotel, San Diego, California.
    • Darin Hinnergardt, Master Training Instructor, Altec Industries, Inc; Daniel J. Moss, Technical Consultant, Standards and Safety Services, Association of Equipment Manufacturers; and Stephen Smith, President Elect, Scaffolding Industry Association; presented a panel discussion on "Aerial Work Platforms: Safety Issues and Emerging Technologies" to 40 attendees.
  • April 22, 2010: Scaffold Industry Association Regional Meeting, Denver, Colorado.
    • George B. Flynn, Compliance Assistance Specialist, Region VIII, Englewood, Colorado Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation entitled "Aerial Lift Fall Protection and OSHA Construction Industry Update" to 10 scaffold industry workers, contractors and safety and health professionals.
  • April 15, 2010: Scaffold Industry Association Regional Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.
    • William F. Coulehan, Compliance Assistance Specialist, Region V, Calumet City, Illinois Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation entitled "An Update on New OSHA Initiatives" to 20 scaffold industry workers, contractors and safety and health professionals.
  • March 26, 2010: Scaffold Industry Association Regional Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia.
    • Gerald Houvener, Construction Safety Specialist, Office of Construction Services, Directorate of Construction, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation on "OSHA Updates and What You Need to Know About the Fall Interpretation Letter" to 20 attending scaffold industry workers, contractors and safety and health professionals at the Scaffold Industry Association Regional Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • July 19-24, 2009: SIA 37th Annual Convention and Exposition, San Francisco, California
    • July 21, 2009: Steven F. Witt, Director, Directorate of Cooperative and State Programs, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation entitled "OSHA Update and the Scaffolding Industry" to scaffold industry executives and safety and health professionals.
  • May 3-9, 2009: 2009 North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week. The Scaffold Industry Association, Inc and more than 55 other Alliance Program participants supported 2009 NAOSH Week. 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. The theme for 2009 NAOSH Week was "Safety Means Always Coming Home."
  • July 20-26: 2008: SIA 36th Annual Convention and Exposition, Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado.
    • July 22, 2008: Steven F. Witt, then-Director, Directorate of Cooperative and State Programs, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation entitled "OSHA Update" to scaffold industry executives and safety and health professionals.
  • May 4-10, 2008: 2008 North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week. The Scaffold Industry Association, Inc. and a number of other Alliance Program participants supported 2008 NAOSH Week, "Safety is Good Business." Sponsored annually by American Society of Safety Engineers and the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering, the Week focuses on the importance of preventing injuries and illnesses in the workplace.