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Vermont Relay a Bronze Sponsor of the 2017 Expo!


Michelle S. Vicino, Customer Relations Manager II, announced that Vermont Relay (dial 711) will be a Bronze Sponsor for the 2017 Fall Expo!  Thank you Vermont Relay!  Vermont Telecommunications Relay Service (Vermont Relay or VTRS) is a free service for all Vermonters, connecting individuals who are deaf, deafblind, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability with users of standard telephones. The service is available, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Vermont Relay is more than just providing traditional relay services (TRS) […]

3 Spaces left for the NW Chapter workshop on Sept 7th !!


Get you seat now for the Walking Working Surface Standard Update.  – 3 seats remain as of August 17th.

VT Department of Labor Announces Request for Nominations for the 13th Annual Governor’s Award


The Governor of Vermont and the Vermont Department of Labor annually recognize Vermont based companies that have made outstanding achievements in Workplace Safety and Health. This award is the highest honor given by the State of Vermont to recognize an employer’s commitment to excellence in workplace safety and health. Sponsored by the Governor’s office since 2005, the Workplace Safety and Health award categories include: small, medium, and large businesses of all types; municipalities and agricultural companies. It may also include […]

NW Chapter Announces new workshop, Sept 7, Colchester


NW Chapter presents a Walking Working Surface Standard Update along with a VOSHA Q & A! Limited space and filling up fast – so register now!!!

Expo Registration Open !!!!


You can now register for the Fall Expo, be the first in your region to register! Payment by PayPal now an option!

NEK Chapter Workplace Violence Workshop at Capacity!!


Registration for the June 28th workshop has been closed – event is at capacity – 40 attendees ! If you have questions please contact Shauna Clifford at Shauna.Clifford@vermont.gov  

Register Now for NW Chap Lyme and Heat workshop May 19!


Register now for May 19th the North West Chapter Lyme Disease Awareness & Heat Stress Training on Friday, May 19, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 11:20 (doors open at 7:30 AM) at Engelberth Construction’s Training Room, Colchester, VT. See VSHC Calendar for more info and to register.

VtSBDC announces HR workshop in Hyde Park


What is new and not so new in HR? Requirements of 2017 workshop on May 17 in Hyde Park.  Click on link for more information http://vermontbiz.com/event/april/what%E2%80%99s-new-and-not-so-new-hr-requirements-2017-may-17  

811 Poster and Video Contest for Students


The 811 Poster Contest is a student poster contest that is being brought to you by the US Department of Transportation (USDOT), Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), the National Energy Foundation (NEF) and Common Ground Alliance (CGA). This exciting contest is designed to combine artistic talent with students’ ideas on how to be safe around underground pipelines and utilities. We invite you to register now and request a contest packet for your class by visiting energysafekids.org/811-poster-contest. The contest packet […]

Genie Lift Safety Notice – BAD BRAKES!


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Genie was notified of a product service bulletin by Dana Corporation affecting Model 213/142 Drive Axles installed on the below referenced machines and sold as service parts replacement from July 26, 2012 to September 25, 2012. The service and parking brakes on these axles may malfunction due to improper assembly of the internal brake components. Malfunctioning service  and/or parking brakes may result in unintended machine movement, collision or loss of control. To find out more about this safety issue, click HERE for the complete download of […]