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OSHA Media Advisory
U.S. Department of Labor
OSHA Media Advisory
June 15, 2004
Contact: Al Belsky
Phone: (202) 693-1999
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Hispanic Alliance for Progress, in partnership with the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, will host a national Hispanic Safety and Health Summit Thursday, July 22 in Orlando, Fla.
The event will bring together representatives from government, community and faith-based organizations, non-profits, industry, academia and organized labor to share practical safety and health information and success stories, and discuss gaps in communication, training and outreach for Hispanics workers in the United States.
The summit will include presentations by senior officials, labor union leaders, and industry representatives. Highlights include workshops offering the latest information on initiatives to reduce injuries, illnesses, and fatalities among the Hispanic workforce.
|Event:||Hispanic Workers Safety and Health Summit|
|Date:||July 22, 2004|
|Location:||Orlando Airport Marriott
|Registration Web site:||www.osha.gov/hispanicsummit.|
All information and materials are available in Spanish at www.osha.gov/hispanicsummit-sp.
OSHA's role is to assure the safety and health of America's workers by setting and enforcing standards; providing training, outreach, and education; establishing partnerships; and encouraging continual improvement in workplace safety and health. For more information, visit www.osha.gov.
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