orangeleader.com (Orange, Texas)

March 11, 2014

OSHA specialist enlightens LSC-O students

Special to The Leader
The Orange Leader

ORANGE — James Shelton, OSHA Compliance Assistance Specialist, from the Houston North Area Office, was the guest speaker for Lamar State College-Orange Process Technology Program. Cheryl January, Process Technology Adjunct Instructor, arranged to provide this opportunity for the program’s students to broaden their respective understanding of the safety and health regulations applicable to the local/regional industrial facilities.

Compliance Assistance Specialists provide free general information about OSHA standards and compliance assistance resources. They respond to requests for help from a variety of groups, including small businesses, trade associations, union locals, and community and faith-based groups. They are available for seminars, workshops, and speaking events. They promote cooperative programs, such as the On-site Consultation Program, the Voluntary Protection Programs, the Strategic Partnership Program, and the Alliance Program.