11:30am Lunch & Networking
12:00pm Welcome & Announcements
This presentation will provide information about new OSHA Safety Rules, Changes to Reporting Requirements and other agency updates. There will be time for Q&A so come prepared with your questions!
About Julie A. Weis Compliance Assistance Specialist: Compliance Assistance Specialist for the Cleveland Area OSHA Office and has been in the Cleveland office for 32 years. Fifteen of those years she was an Industrial Hygienist performing safety and health inspections. The Compliance Assistance position was established by the agency to enhance OSHA’s outreach efforts to small businesses, labor and other organizations through speeches, seminars, partnerships, alliances, the Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) and various training sessions. Numerous seminars and speeches conducted including, but not limited to, American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturer’s Association, Cuyahoga Community College, National Federation of Small Businesses, various construction organizations, safety councils, Cleveland Bar Association, etc. Prior to working for OSHA, various positions were held in the medical field including laboratory technologist and dialysis technician. Also held a position as a research assistant in the Biochemistry Sept at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH.