ANNUAL ALLIANCE REPORT
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the
Sealant Waterproofing and Restoration Institute (SWR Institute)
November 9, 2017
February 20, 2003
July 21, 2005
July 11, 2007
July 6, 2009
June 24, 2011
March 20, 2014
October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017
Alliance Overview and Goals
The OSHA and SWR Institute Alliance provides SWR Institute members and others with information, guidance, and access to training resources that will help them protect the health and safety of workers, particularly by reducing and preventing falls and continuing to address issues related to small business, motor vehicle, and hazard communication.
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 Web Page 10/1/16-7/30/17 Alliance Webpage-OSHA Website 952 Web Page 10/1/16-9/30/17 Alliance Webpage-Participant Website 411 Web Page 4/1/17 - 9/30/17 Alliance Webpage-Participant Website [Toolbox Talks] 2,283 Web Page 4/1/17 - 9/30/17 Alliance Webpage-Participant Website [Safety & Health Manual] 109 Web Page 4/1/17 - 6/30/17 Alliance Webpage-Participant Website [Outreach on National Safety Stand-Down] Fall Prevention 157 Newsletter 4/12/2017 Silica Rule & National Safety Stand Down Silica Outreach Fall Prevention 1,049 Newsletter 5/25/2017 Safety + Sound Week & National Safety Stand-Down Safe & Sound Week Outreach Fall Prevention 1,052 Newsletter 6/20/2017 National Safety Stand-Down Fall Prevention 1,041 News Releases 4/30/17-6/8/17 Published four trade releases focusing on the National Safety Stand-Down Fall Prevention 1,050 Social Media 12/20/2016 Tracking on the job injuries Record Keeping 6,595 Social Media 12/14/2016 Small Entity Compliance Guide for the respirable crystalline silica standard for construction Silica Outreach 6,595 Social Media 11/4/2016 New OSHA Accident Reporting Rules Out of Mandatory Post-Accident Drug Testing Record Keeping 6,595 4/4/17- 5/12/17 Seven posts on the National Safety Stand-Down Promotion Fall Prevention 224 5/22/17-6/13/17 Four posts on OSHA's Safe + Sound Week Safe & Sound Week Outreach 224 4/13/17 and 4/18/17 Two posts on SWR Institute's Toolbox Talks 224 4/17/2017 Young Workers have rights Young Workers 224 4/6/2017 Delay in Enforcement of Silica Standard Silica 224 7/12/2017 Heat Safety Tips Heat Illness Prevention 232 9/22/2017 OSHA Silica Rule Goes in to effect Silica 232 4/4/17- 5/12/17 Seven tweets on the National Safety Stand-Down Promotion Fall Prevention 338 5/22/17-6/13/17 Four tweets on OSHA's Safe + Sound Week Safe & Sound Week Outreach 338 4/17/2017 Young Workers have rights Young Workers 338 4/6/2017 Delay in Enforcement of Silica Standard Silica Outreach 338 7/12/2017 Heat Safety Tips Heat Illness Prevention 362 9/22/2017 OSHA Silica Rule Goes in to effect Silica Outreach 362 TOTAL 31,549
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 3/7/2017 Spring Technical Meeting David O'Connor Q&A On Record Keeping Huntington Beach CA Record Keeping 260 Exhibit 3/5-8/17 Spring Technical Meeting SWRI Participants staffed the Booth Not Applicable Huntington Beach CA Not Applicable 260 Event 3/16/2017 Alliance Program Construction Roundtable Doug DeSilvio, Miguel Robles (Hispanic worker GDA Co.), Vince Griffin (RAM Construction Services) represented SWRI at the event. Not Applicable Washington DC Fall Protection, Small Business, Silica 3 Webinar 5/9/2017 Stand-Down Kelly Streeter Ansi Z359-The Fall Protection Code NA NA Fall Protection 306 Event 5/8/17-5/12/17 Stand-Down 30 Member Companies over Three States participated in the stand-down. Not Applicable NA TX, OK, and MN Fall Protection 6,652 Event 9/21/2017 Alliance Program Construction Roundtable Vince Griffin, Kelly Streeter, Jim Dougherty, and Robin Miller represented SWRI at the event. Not Applicable Washington DC Fall Protection, Small Business, Silica 4 Speech/ Presentation 10/3/2017 SWRI Fall Technical Meeting Deborah Green, CIH, CHMM, Senior Certified Industrial Hygienist, ATC Group Services OSHA's Crystalline Silica Rule - What You Need to Know Minneapolis MN Silica 192 Exhibit 10/1-3/17 SWRI Fall Technical Meeting SWRI Participants staffed the Booth Minneapolis MN 192 TOTAL 7,869
Alliance Developed Products
- Silica (2015, March; Revised 2016, October)
Report prepared by: Morgan Seuberling, Safety and Occupational Health Specialist, Office of Outreach Services and Alliances, November 9, 2017.Back to Top