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United Alliance Services Celebrates our Massachusetts Maritime Graduates

Ronald Raasch is the latest Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) graduate that has joined forces with United Alliance Services (UASC). He graduated from MMA with his Bachelor of Science in Marine Safety and Environmental Protection.  After graduation, he went on to travel the world with...

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Free OSHA Symposium on Protecting Healthcare Workers from Ebola

OSHA will be hosting a symposium on protecting healthcare workers from the deadly Ebola virus. The Ebola and Infectious Diseases Symposium will take place on March 12th at the University of Texas Arlington. Representatives from OSHA, municipal service agencies, and first responders will be p...

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Marc Bianco to Present Residential Fall Protection & Signal Person, Rigging and Crane Awareness at NERCA Convention at Foxwoods in CT March 25 & 26

Marc Bianco, EVP Technical Services /COO, United Alliance Services, has been invited to present at the 89th Annual North East Roofing Contractors Association (NERCA) at Foxwoods Casino & Resort in Mashantucket, Connecticut on March 25 & 26, 2015.The North East Roofing Contractors Ass...

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UASC Class with Dr. Gilbert

Massachusetts OSHA General Industry Outreach Courses March 23-25

General industry refers to any industry that is not included in agriculture, construction or maritime.  Those who work in the healthcare and manufacturing industries are the most frequently required to take OSHA training by their employers. OSHA General Industry Outreach courses give...

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Massachusetts First Aid CPR & AED Class March 17, 2015

Don't leave safety to the luck of the Irish, join us for Standard First Aid and Adult CPR/ AED Training. You will learn how to apply the skills necessary to respond to respiratory, cardiac emergencies, including airway obstruction, rescue breathing, CPR, the use of an automated external defi...

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demonstration of decontamination during HAZWOPER class

Massachusetts HAZWOPER & HazComm Training February 23- 27

February 23 through February 27, 2015 we will be offering 40 hour HAZWOPER, 24 hour HAZWOPER, 8 Hour HAZWOPER Refresher, and 4 hour GHS HazComm training at our location in Wareham, Massachusetts. HAZWOPER training is essential for those who are either covered under the Hazardous Waste Ope...

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demonstration of respiratory protection during OSHA 10 class

Upcoming OSHA Safety Classes

OSHA Safety & Compliance Classes in Massachusetts All classes will be held at 3119 Cranberry Highway, Wareham, MA Please call (877) 399-1698 to register today! You may download a registration form here.   Date Class Start Time End ...

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winter storm in New England

7 Tips to Stay Safe at Work During a Winter Storm in New England

For most of us heavy snowfall means a snow day at work, but there are many others for whom snow means more work, not less. Fire, police, hospital workers, utility workers, plows and highway maintenance personnel, facilities staff to name a few, will all likely be hard at work while the snow ...

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fall hazard on local wareham construction site ladder dangerously tied to plank scaffold

Massachusetts Construction Companies Fined by OSHA for Not Providing Fall Protection

OSHA has given fall protection safety in construction a lot of attention recently. Falls are one of the top causes of injuries and fatalities in the workplace, particularly in construction. In 2013, out of 796 total fatalities in construction, 294 of them were due to falls. That’s a two perc...

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Hiring for the Titanic: Safety as a Recruiting Tool

 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 those risks.Safety might not be the first thing on your min...

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