News and Announcements
Everybody Builds Virginia – Apprenticeship Event
The Everybody Builds Virginia Apprenticeship Showcase will be taking place on Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 from 4-7 PM at the Chesterfield Career and Technical Center. You can register at the Eventbrite web site.
According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Chinese authorities identified the new Coronavirus, which has resulted in confirmed human infections in China.
Safety and Health Codes Board Meeting
The next meeting of the Safety and Health Codes Board will be held on March 5th, 2020 at 10:00 AM in the Main Street Center Building, 12th floor South.
Trenching and Excavation
Trenching and Excavation work exposes workers to dangerous hazards. Contact the VOSH Consultation Program Director at firstname.lastname@example.org for information about free services to help small employers understand excavation requirements.
FREE OSHA 10-Hour Class in Spanish
A FREE OHSA 10 Hour Training Class in Spanish will be offered November 14th and 15th, 2019, at the Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, 8300 Boone Boulevard, Suite 400, Tyson’s, VA, 22182. For details, follow the Registration Link.
Heat Stress Illness and Prevention
Many workers spend some part of their working day in hot conditions which pose special hazards to safety and health. The following references aid in recognizing and evaluating Hazards in the Workplace.