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Region 5 News Release: 05-699-CHI
April 22, 2005
Contact: Brad Mitchell
Phone: 312-353-6976


OSHA To Focus on Personal Health Care Facilities This Summer in Ohio
Outreach Seminars Across State Designed to Prevent Worker Injuries

CHICAGO -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is presenting a series of half-day seminars across Ohio in May and June to help operators of personal care facilities protect their workers from a variety of health- and life-threatening occupational hazards, the agency announced today.

The free seminars will provide advice and guidance on OSHA regulations and best practices in dealing with such areas as bloodborne pathogens, ergonomic hazards, workplace violence, hazard communication, lockout/tagout requirements, and recordkeeping. Registration for the seminars is requested and may be completed by sending a fax message listing the location and date of the seminar you wish to attend and the number of people attending. Fax your request to the number provided with the seminar listings below. Further information on the seminars may be obtained by calling the closest OSHA office to your area. Those numbers are: Cincinnati at 513-841-4114; Cleveland at 216-522-3818; Columbus at 614-469-5582; and Toledo at 419-259-7542.

Seminar Listing:

May 12 Safety Council of Northwest Ohio
8015 Rinker Pointe Court
Northwood, Ohio
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
FAX 419-259-6355
May 18 Jenkins Memorial Nursing Home Center
142 Jenkins Memorial Road
Welston, Ohio
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
FAX 614-469-6791

May 24 UAW/Ford/Rhodes State Training Center
1155 Bible Road
Lima, Ohio
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
FAX 419-259-6355
May 31 Ross County Service Center
475 Western Ave. (Rte. 50W)
Chillicothe, Ohio
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
FAX 513-841-4114


June 2 South Eastern Ohio Regional
Medical Center
1341 N. Clark
Cambridge, Ohio
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
FAX 614-469-6791
June 3 Kent State Univ. - Tuscarawas
330 University Dr. NE
New Philadelphia Ohio
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
FAX 614-469-6791


June 9 Builders Exchange of
East Central Ohio
2521 34th St. NW
Canton, Ohio
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
FAX 216-771-6148
June 10 Buckeye Hills Hocking
Valley Region on Aging
1400 Pike St.
Marietta, Ohio
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
FAX 614-469-6791

June 17 Construction Employers Association
950 Keynote Circle, Suite 10
Cleveland, Ohio
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
FAX 216-771-6148
June 22 Butler Tech and Career Development Schools; Public Safety Education Complex
5140 Princeton Glendale Road,
Liberty Township, Ohio
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
FAX 513-841-4114



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