OSHA Strategic Partnership Program<< Back to Region VII

The Build Safe Partnership Program (BSPP) agreement, revised and entered into on the 26th day of April, 2007, for a period of five years, by and among the Builders' Association, the Kansas City Regional OSHA Office, & Kansas City, St. Louis, Wichita and Omaha Area OSHA Offices, is hereby extended to the 31st Day of December, 2012.  During this period all partners' companies agree to follow the April 2007 agreement as it is written, except for the use of the OSHA Instruction CPL 02-00-150, Field Operations Manual (FOM), which has replaced the OSHA Instruction CPL 02-00-103, Field Inspection Reference Manual (FIRM).  Data and information will continue to be collected and provided to OSHA, and a partnership evaluation will be performed.  

It is anticipated a new agreement will be issued by December 31, 2012.  The new agreement will be vetted, agreed upon and signed by the partners.  The signing of a revised agreement will result in a new partnership requiring new goals, strategies, and performance measures, including new baseline measures.

Any party can cancel this agreement by written notice in accordance with Section X. of this program.


Approved on ___________________________________ by:                                                                     



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Charles E. Adkins, C.I.H.                                   Don Greenwell
Regional Administrator                                       President
Kansas City Regional Office – Region VII            The Builders' Association
U.S. Department of Labor – OSHA                                                                                                                     


______________________________                    _______________________________     
Barbara Theriot                                                  Phil Shoemaker
Area Director                                                     Director, Safety and Health Services
Kansas City Area Office                                     The Builders' Association



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Judy Freeman                                                   Bill McDonald
Area Director                                                     Area Director
Wichita Area Office                                            St. Louis Area Office


Bonita Winingham
Area Director
Omaha Area Office