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The 3 most frequent types and causes of injuries, programs to prevent those injuries, and new technologies - work practices - and/or procedures implemented and/or funded. Each Administration has been invited to have their expert address this subject. This subject is contained in the strategies of VA's Safety strategic Plan - http://www1.va.gov/vasafety/docs/VASafetyStrategicPlan.DOC
Audience: All Employees, Union Representatives , Employee Health, Occupational Health, Industrial Hygienists, and Safety Officials
Objective: To advance the understanding of VA injuries and the and resources for their prevention, along with the educational opportunities offered by the National Safety Council (a non-profit, Congressionally chartered organization).
Director, Office of Occupational Safety and Health (00S1)
National Safety Council - Representative Debra Ann Ferris
2008 National Safety Council Congress and Expo and new training opportunities.
1:20 - 2:15
VHA Representative - Vernon Wilkes - VHA Industrial Hygienist
VBA Representative -
NCA Representative -
OI&T Representative - Timothy Hughes, Program Analyst
If you did not have time to ask your question(s) during this conference call, you may e-mail it to email@example.com or you can contact him at (202) 461-5021
Final note: The most recent copy of VA's Safety Steering Committee minutes are posted on VA's Safety web page at http://vaww1.va.gov/vasafety/
NOTE: The Office of Occupational Safety and Health has contacted officials of agencies and/or organizations for this conference call that can represent their agency/organization's and/or are expects in their field. However, verbal statements and/or paraphrased questions and answers (found at the bottom of this agenda), are informational and have not been cleared as policy in-of-themselves. Links have been provided to this call that allow agency/organizational polices to be viewed. Questions and answers are viewed on the intranet only.
Links to Information Concerning this Subject:
NSC: National Safety Council 2008 Congress and Expo, Anaheim, California
Congress - September 19 - 26, 2008/Expo - September 22-24, 2008