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More Details Coming Soon on the 2022 Region II Safety Conference!


If you have any questions, comments or any concerns, please contact us:


Phone: 518-747-2390 ext. 217; 518-361-3673

Email: info@vppparegion2.org

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August 19, 2022

Machine Guarding Related Recalls from DeWalt and Makita USA

In case you missed it - CPSC has information on two recent safety recalls.


Both recalls involve machine guarding issues.

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August 19, 2022

Three Dangerous Gases in Confined Spaces

"What you don't know can, in fact, hurt you, especially in confined spaces where gases such as hydrogen sulfide, carbon monoxide, and even oxygen can be dangerous—if not deadly."

Read more in the new VPPPA blog post from Gas Clip Technologies!

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August 18, 2022

VPPPA's Safety+ Symposium in Washington, DC is next week!

Be sure not to miss Thursday's Closing General Session featuring Gwendolyn Sykes, United States Secret Service Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Events / Training

August 18, 2022

UDig NY Damage Prevention Conference & Expo

he second annual UDig NY Damage Prevention Conference & Expo will be held September 13-14, 2022 at the Broome County Fair in Whitney Point, New York.


This FREE conference has programming for everyone involved in the 811 process.

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August 15, 2022

VPP 2022 Audits

There are several opportunities for SGEs in Region 2 to participate with VPP evaluations in 2022!