Dec. 13, 2007
Contact: Dan Fuqua Michael Wald
Phone: (404) 562-2078 (404) 562-2076
MOBILE, Ala. -- The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has formed a partnership to ensure the highest level of employee safety and health during the construction of White-Spunner Construction Inc.'s new corporate offices, a two story building covering 40,000 square feet, in Mobile. OSHA, White-Spunner Construction Inc., the Alabama Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) and the University of Alabama's Safe State Consultation Program participated in a signing ceremony at the construction site on Dec. 13.
|WHO:||OSHA, White-Spunner Construction Inc., Alabama AGC and University of Alabama's Safe State Consultation Program|
|WHAT:||Partnership signing ceremony|
|WHEN:||Thursday, Dec. 13 ¿ 10:30 a.m. CST|
|WHERE:||Construction site: I-65 service road south of Government Boulevard Mobile, Ala.|
Members of the public who are interested in information about this partnership should contact Jeff Funke, acting director of OSHA's Mobile Area Office, at 251-441-6338.
OSHA's Strategic Partnership Program is part of U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine L. Chao's ongoing efforts to improve the health and safety of employees through cooperative relationships with trade associations, labor organizations, employers and employees. More than 1.2 million employees and more than 21,000 employers across the U.S. have participated with OSHA in 484 strategic partnerships since the program began in 1998. For more information about the agency, visit www.osha.gov.
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