The Voluntary Protection Programs Participants' Association, Inc., the premier global safety and health organization, is dedicated to cooperative occupational safety, health and environmental management systems. VPPPA is a member-based association, supporting worksites across the U.S. in their efforts to receive and maintain VPP status. For over two decades, the association has provided its members a direct link to OSHA, DOE and similar agencies within state-plan states and continues to offer a support network for participants from a wide variety of industries. The association works closely with OSHA, OSHA state-plan states, DOE and the Department of Defense (DoD) in the development and implementation of cooperative programs within the agencies.

Oct 21, 2014

When Cranes Collapse [Video]

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Ever seen a large piece of machinery just buckle and collapse? Here's your chance. More
Oct 14, 2014

Safety Training in the 1960s [Video]

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Ever wonder what safety videos were like in the 1960s?  More
Oct 03, 2014

Michigan OSHA Offering Safety Grants

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Michigan's OSHA is offering matching grants of up to $5,000 to help with the purchase of safety equipment. More
Sep 24, 2014

OSHA to "Nudge" Business into Safety Through Public Exposure

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Call it "nudging" or "shaming", the effect is the same. OSHA is exposing workplace accident information online to try and improve safety. More

National VPPPA

Looking for the National VPPPA site? The National VPPPA site can be located at www.vpppa.org.  Region VI is part of the National VPPPA.  All member services associated with the VPPPA outside of conference registration for the Region VI hosted Health, Safety and Expo, are handled by the National VPPPA and not Region VI.

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VPP Self Evaluation

The above items are supplied by the Region VI Area OSHA VPP Coordinator.  Questions can be directed towards (972)850-4159.