$10.5M available to support workplace health and safety training

$10.5M available to support workplace health and safety training

OSHA has announced the availability of $10.5 million in Susan Harwood Training Grants to fund workplace health and safety training programs.

The grants are available for nonprofit organizations including community and faith-based organizations, employer associations, labor unions, joint labor/management associations, Indian tribes, and colleges and universities.

According to OSHA, recipients will create in-person, hands-on training and educational programs and develop materials for workers and employers in small businesses; industries with high injury, illness and fatality rates; and vulnerable workers who are underserved, have limited English proficiency or are temporary workers. Apply for the grants here.

Applications must be submitted online no later than 11:59 p.m. EDT on Aug. 28, 2017.