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VT has adopted the new OSHA 300 Electronic Recording law. The VOSHA Manager says VT employers should be prepared to enter the their 2017 data starting in January of 2018. They will enter this information in the federal portal, the State of VT does not have a separate portal. The information below is taken from OSHA’s website: Who: Establishments with 250 or more employees that are currently required to keep OSHA injury and illness records, and establishments with 20-249 employees that are classified in certain industries with historically […]
Ergonomics and Return to Work Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, Lyndonville 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM with Lunch included (doors open at 8:30 AM) At the Lyndonville Public Safety Building at the Lyndonville Fire Department in Lyndonville, VT AGENDA 9:00 AM – Welcome and Introductions 9:00 AM – 10:45 AM – Ryan Farley – Ergo and Work Conditioning Ryan works in the Occupational Therapist field. 10:30 – 10:45 AM – Morning Break / Networking. 10:45 – 11:45 – Dan Whipple, […]
Keene State College OTI Education Center is excited to announce we are moving our New England operations across the runway to 1050 Perimeter Road, Suite 204 in Manchester NH. We hope to serve our students and stakeholders even better with larger classrooms, an added safety learning lab for demonstrations, ample parking, and more space to poise Keene’s OSHA Education Center for growth over the next few years. For those traveling and staying at Perimeter Road hotels, we’ll be within walking […]
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 […]
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) […]