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  • September 25-27, 2011: SWRInstitute 2011 Fall Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana.
    • September 26-27, 2011: Wilfred Hebert, Compliance Assistance Specialist, Region VI, Baton Rouge, Louisiana Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, and Alexander Novas, Compliance Assistance Specialist, Region VI, Baton Rouge, Louisiana Area Office, USDOL-OSHA staffed an Alliance exhibit booth.
  • May 1-7, 2011: 2011 North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week. The Sealant Waterproofing and Restoration Institute and a number of other Alliance Program participants supported 2011 NAOSH Week. Sponsored annually by the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), an Alliance Program participant, and the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE), the Week focuses on the importance of preventing injuries and illnesses in the workplace. The theme for 2011 was "Celebrating a Century of Safety."
  • October 10-12, 2010: 2010 Fall Technical Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.
    • October 12, 2010: Bill Coulehan, CAS, Region V, Calumet City, Illinois Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, staffed an Alliance exhibition booth.
  • May 2-8, 2010: 2010 National Association of Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week. The Sealant Waterproofing and Restoration Institute 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. 
  • June 29-July 1, 2009: American Society of Safety Engineers' Professional Development Conference, Safety 2009, Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas.
    • July 1, 2009: Patrick Showalter, Team Leader, Office of Partnerships and Recognition, Directorate of Cooperative and State Programs, USDOL-OSHA; Ron Pilla, Vice President of Operations, Valcourt Building Services, and Chairperson, Safety Committee, SWRInstitute; and Dain Cain, President, The George D. Alan Company; presented a workshop "Small Businesses Leverage Resources to Create Effective Safety and Health Program."
  • June 28-29, 2009: BOMA International 2009 Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    • Representatives from OSHA Region III staffed an exhibit booth during the conference.
  • May 3-9, 2009: 2009 North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week. The Sealant Waterproofing and Restoration Institute 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."
  • September 21-23, 2008: SWR Institute 2008 Fall Technical Meeting, Hyatt Regency Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland.
    • September 23, 2008: Edwin G. Foulke, Jr., former-Assistant Secretary, USDOL-OSHA, gave a "Keynote Presentation" to sealant waterproofing and restoration executives and safety and health professionals.
    • September 23, 2008: Michael Buchet, Senior Occupational Safety and Health Specialist, Office of Construction Services, Directorate of Construction, USDOL-OSHA, presented, "Construction Industry Issues" to sealant waterproofing and restoration executives and safety and health professionals.
  • September 19-26, 2008: National Safety Council 2008 Congress and Exposition, Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California.
    • September 24, 2008: Lee Anne Jillings, Deputy Director, Directorate of Cooperative and State Programs, USDOL-OSHA; Ron Pilla, Vice President of Operations, Valcourt Building Services, Safety Chairperson, SWR Institute; and Rob Matuga, Assistant Staff Vice President, Labor, Safety & Health Department, National Association of Home Builders; presented a technical session entitled "Safety and Health Resources - Tools for the Construction Industry."
  • May 4-10, 2008: 2008 North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week. The Sealant Waterproofing and Restoration Institute 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.
  • October 14-16, 2007: SWR Institute Fall 2007 Technical Meeting, San Diego, California.
    • Ray Acree, Area Manager, San Bernardino Consultation Office, California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (CAL/OSHA); and Grace Delizo, Area Manager, San Diego Office, CAL/OSHA; staffed the OSHA-SWR Institute Alliance exhibit during the meeting.
  • October 16, 2007: Ray Acree, Area Manager, San Bernardino Consultation Office, CAL/OSHA; and Grace Delizo, Area Manager, San Diego Office, CAL/OSHA; co-presented on the CAL/OSHA On-site Consultation Program and its recognition programs to 180 people.
  • March 5-8, 2006: SWR Institute 2006 Winter Technical Meeting, Sheraton Bal Harbour, Bal Harbour, Florida.
    • Vergie Bain, Region IV, Compliance Assistance Specialist, Region IV, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, staffed the OSHA and SWR Institute Alliance Program exhibit booth during the conference.
    • March 7, 2006: Luis Santiago, Area Director, Region IV, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation entitled "Developing a Site Specific Safety Plan" to 125 attendees.
  • October 23-25, 2005: SWR Institute 2005 Fall Technical Meeting, The Stanford Court Hotel, San Francisco, California.
    • Alvan Phillip, then-Exhibit Manager, Region IX, USDOL-OSHA, staffed the OSHA and SWR Institute Alliance Program exhibit booth during the conference.
    • October 25, 2005: Domenick Salvatore, Compliance Assistance Specialist, Region III, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation entitled "Don't Be Left Hanging: OSHA's Guide to Self Rescue" to 200 attendees.
  • February 28-March 3, 2005: SWR Institute 2005 Annual Meeting, Wyndham El Conquistador Resort & Golden Door Spa, Las Croabas, Puerto Rico.
    • Jose Carpena, Area Director, Region II, Puerto Rico Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, staffed the OSHA and SWR Institute Alliance Program exhibit booth during the conference.
    • March 2, 2005: Jose Carpena, Area Director, Region II, Puerto Rico Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation titled, "Emergency Response" during the Annual Meeting meeting to over 120 attendees.
  • Sept 19-21, 2004: 2004 Fall Technical Meeting, Marriott Long Wharf, Boston, Massachusetts.
    • OSHA had a tabletop display in the exhibit hall.
    • September 19-21, 2004: Domenick Salvatore, Compliance Assistance Specialist, Region III, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation titled, "Respiratory Protection, Life Expectancy for Lungs" during the Fall Technical meeting to over 130 attendees.
  • February 29 - March 3, 2004: SWR Institute 2004 Annual Meeting, Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, Tucson, Arizona.
    • OSHA had a tabletop display in the exhibit hall.
    • March 2, 2004: Domenick Salvatore, Compliance Assistance Specialist, Region III, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, gave a presentation entitled "The New Generation of Work Platforms: Mast Scaffolding" [6 MB PPT*] during the annual meeting to over 120 attendees.
  • October 26-28, 2003: 2003 SWR Institute Fall Technical Meeting, Four Seasons Hotel-Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia.
    • October 28, 2003: Domenick Salvatore, Compliance Assistant Specialist, Region III, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Area Office, USDOL-OSHA, presented an overview of the OSHA and SWR Institute Alliance [3 MB PPT*], with a particular focus on confined space entry, to over 130 attendees.

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