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OSHA Brings on New Maritime Advisors

View Our Upcoming OSHA 10 Hour Maritime Training Dates The Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (MACOSH) was implemented in February , 1995 to advise on job hazards and safety guidelines for workers in the maritime industry including; shipyard employment, long-...

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Hiring for the Titanic: Safety as a Recruiting Tool

Photo Credit: NJAJ Free Digital Photos By Meg Whynot-Young Would you answer a job advertisement from a shipping company named Titanic? How about with a nuclear plant whose address was Three Mile Island or Fukushima? I think you’d be hard pressed to find someone who was willing to take ...

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OSHA 30-hour Maritime Outreach Training Programs Throughout Northeast

  The OSHA 30-hour Outreach training programs are intended to provide a variety of important maritime safety training to people with some level of safety responsibility such as supervisors and safety officers. There are three different types of OSHA 30-hour Maritime Outreach train...

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OSHA Tip Tuesday- Shipyard Safety

Working in shipyards is notoriously dangerous, in fact you are twice as likely to injure yourself working in a shipyard than you are working on a construction site or manufacturing plant. OSHA developed a series of documents called “SHIPS” (Safety and Health Injury Prevention Sheets) for ...

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Safety Training at Massachusetts Maritime Academy

by Meg Whynot-Young Soon cadets will be crossing the Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) campus in their “classroom blacks”, ready and eager to start the 2014-2015 academic year. Freshmen, or “fourth class” as they are called at MMA, have a lot to look forward to in their first year a...

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OSHA 501 and OSHA 511 Trainer Courses for General Industry Offered on Boston’s South Shore

 Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) will be hosting its first-ever OSHA 511 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry Course and the OSHA 501 Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry Course in March of 2014.The Occupation...

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United Alliance Services Selected to Provide OSHA Safety Training at Massachusetts Maritime Academy

United Alliance Services (UASC) will be presenting all of the Freshmen Safety Training classes at Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA). The 2013/2014 freshman class consists of over 400 students, and in addition to the required safety training each student will have the option to continue ...

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Employers use Online Safety Training to assist in meeting OSHA’s General Duty Clause

Employers use Online Safety Training to assist in meeting OSHA’s General Duty Clause Occupational Health and Safety Administration’s (OSHA) standards are employer guidelines to address workplace hazards. The standards are largely a collection with specialized and specific instructions for...

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Local Woman-Owned Business Making an Impact on Workplace Safety

United Alliance Services Corporation of E. Wareham, MA is a certified woman-owned small  business (WBE) whose focus is workplace safety training and consulting.  United Alliance Services is owned and operated by Valerie Wakefield Bianco of West Wareham, MA.  Valerie’s company ...

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Get your OSHA Outreach card at MA Maritime Academy in Buzzards Bay, MA

United Alliance Services Corporation is very excited to announce that we are now offering the OSHA Outreach 10 and 30-hour courses for General Industry, Maritime and Construction thanks to our partnership with Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts. Get started t...

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