OSHA, El Paso Community College – Risk Management Institute Sign Alliance to Promote Worker Safety and Health

OSHA, El Paso Community College – Risk Management Institute Sign Alliance to Promote Worker Safety and Health

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the El Paso Community College – Risk Management Institute have signed an alliance to provide workers, students, and employers in El Paso with information, guidance, and access to OSHA training classes.

The two-year agreement will expand access to OSHA’s 10- and 30-hour training courses to promote understanding of the workplace safety and health rights and responsibilities of workers and employers in the El Paso metro area.

“Together, El Paso Community College’s Risk Management Institute and OSHA can help private industry, government, and small business understand the importance of workplace safety,” said OSHA Area Director Diego Alvarado Jr. “Through this alliance, we hope to reduce preventable injuries by providing hundreds of businesses and employees in the El Paso metropolitan area with access to the institute’s resources.”