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July 27, 2021

July 2021 EPSC Learning Sheet - Tank Explosion

In case you missed this earlier this month, the July 2021 EPSC Learning Sheet titled Tank Explosion, warns to avoid splash loading when pumping hazardous liquids.

July 27, 2021

Save the Date: VPPPA’s Upcoming August Labor Summit Webinar

In this webinar, the very design of safety programs and their influence on a company's culture will be addressed. When improving safety programs, overcoming resistance to change is an all-too-common challenge.

July 26, 2021

Safe + Sound Week - Worksheets

"Safe + Sound has released six worksheets on Management Leadership, Worker Participation, and Finding and Fixing Hazards in preparation for Safe + Sound Week. The purpose of the worksheets is to provide concrete activities to help you develop and implement your safety and health program..."

Events / Training

July 14, 2021

Safe + Sound Week Registration Is Open!

Safe + Sound Week is August 9-15, 2021!

February 4, 2021

NEW DATES: 2021 Region 2 SGE Class - July 27-29th, 2021!

Rather than cancel the class, we have rescheduled the Region 2 SGE class for July 27-29th, 2021. The delay will allow some time for the local pandemic conditions to improve. It will also allow more time for the OSHA National Office to develop and deploy a virtual SGE Class platform, so Region 2 should be able to conduct a July 27-29th, 2021 SGE class in some form.