Practice Specialties - Manufacturing


The Manufacturing Practice Specialty's (MPS) goal is to provide a forum for industry-specific issues in manufacturing facilities, such as metalworking, timber and lumber working, food processing, chemical, rubber and plastics and printing/publishing locations. Connect with the group, network with fellow members, and post questions and comments.

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Improving Contractor Safety Performance
When hiring contractors owners are potentially exposed to additional liability (i.e., OSHA fines and tort liability) that must be considered. In general, a “hands-off” approach or a “hands-on” approach is used to address such potential liabilities.


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Administrator: Tanis Marquette
Assistant Administrator: Julia Bradley
Content Coordinator: David Coble
Secretary: Carl Huckaby
Membership Chair: Melanie Sanders
Awards & Honors Chair: Jeff Winter
Professional Developement Chair: Siva Thotapalli
Body of Knowledge Chair: James Burk
Website/Social Media Chair: Mark Blanco
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