Industry Focus

A safe bet

Some would say that not many positive things result from involvement with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), but the roofing industry is about to benefit from OSHA in a big way.

In 2000, NRCA received a Susan Harwood Training Grant from OSHA to be used to design a safety training program for roofing workers.

NRCA is using the grant, which was about $260,000, to develop a roofing worker training program that involves training supervisors to implement safety training programs in their companies.

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