The agreement will help advance workplace safety in America
Arlington, VA (PRWEB) - The International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) and Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) entered into a formal agreement June 21 that will help advance workplace safety in America.
OSHA Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor Loren Sweatt and ISEA President Charles Johnson signed a two-year OSHA Alliance agreement, committing ISEA to help raise awareness about OSHA’s rulemaking and enforcement initiatives, while OSHA will help the Association educate workers and employers about personal protective equipment.
“ISEA welcomes this opportunity to collaborate with OSHA in developing and sharing information, as well as promoting dialogue with and among private industry stakeholders,” said Johnson. “Making America’s workers and workplaces even safer requires both the right equipment and the right rules that regulate its use.”
Specifically, ISEA agreed to:
OSHA agreed to:
Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) is the trade association in the U.S. for personal protective equipment and technologies. Its member companies are world leaders in the design, manufacture, testing and distribution of protective clothing and equipment used in factories, construction sites, hospitals and clinics, farms, schools, laboratories, emergency response and in the home. Since 1933, ISEA has set the standard for the personal protective equipment industry, supporting member companies united in the goal of protecting the health and safety of people worldwide.
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