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September 16, 2021

Back Pain Prevention in the Workplace

DYK: Back pain is the leading cause of work limitations among adults ages 18 to 64. Check out VPPPA’s latest blog post, by Ashley Lipman, for insight on back pain and steps that help minimize the risk of back related injuries at work.

September 16, 2021

2022 HIRE Vets Medallion Award

The application period for the 2022 HIRE Vets Medallion Award may be a few months away, but your organization can start preparing now!

September 15, 2021

VPPPA Region 2 Star Site Access Compliance has a position available as Program Coordinator!

Get more information on this job opportunity!

Events / Training

September 9, 2021

Upcoming SGE Opportunities

There are several upcoming SGE opportunities currently open in Region II.

August 20, 2021

FY2022 SGE Training Schedule

The FY2022 SGE Training Schedule has been posted on OSHA’s VPP SGE website.


The application deadline for Region 2’s April 5th-7th, 2022, SGE Class is January 15th, 2022.