ISSA helps organizations promote NAOSH week
April 14, 2010
The week will begin with events featuring panel discussions on new industry workplace safety and health efforts as well as recognizing the winners of the 8th annual ASSE kids'' "safety-on-the-job" international poster contest for children aged 5-14, the release stated.
ISSA Director of Environmental Services Bill Balek said: "NAOSH week is another tool we use to educate people on the positive benefits of protecting people, property and the environment and sharing best practices among our members and their employees all in an effort to continue to enhance workplace safety worldwide."
Attending the events will be ASSE members and their families, federal and state officials, officials from ASSE, CSSE,OSHA and OSHA''s Alliance Program participants, the release noted.
According to the release, supporting NAOSH week exemplifies how ISSA and OSHA work together to increase the understanding of the benefits of investing in occupational safety and health and reduce workplace injuries and illnesses by encouraging the implementation of new workplace safety and health initiatives.