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Lehigh Valley Safety Committee

Lehigh Valley Safety CommitteeIn October 2005, an alliance was formed with the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) to foster safer and more healthful Lehigh Valley workplaces. This alliance formed the basis of the Lehigh Valley Safety Committee (LVSC), a safety and health collaboration between private employers, non-profit organizations, healthcare, academia and government.

In 2021, the Lehigh Valley Safety Committee was elevated to Ambassador status. By raising the LVSC’s status, OSHA is recognizing the consortium’s success in building and maintaining a productive cooperative relationship with the agency. As an Alliance Program Ambassador, the LVSC will continue to share relevant health and safety information with its membership and facilitate understanding of workers’ rights and employers’ responsibilities under the Occupational Safety and Health Act.

Through monthly presentations, quarterly events and annual expos, the LVSC provides health and safety education. All events are free and all industries and individuals are welcome to attend events and participate on the committee. 

Please note: parking can be challenging for meetings held at the Fowler Campus.  Please refer to the parking map (PDF) for assistance.

Upcoming Virtual Meetings
Please join us virtually at 2pm for the topics and dates listed below. 

Feb. 2 - 2021:  New Employment Law Challenges Related to COVID-19
Christina Reger, founding partner of the Law Offices of Christina Reger, LLC, a woman-owned firm

  • To vaccinate or not to vaccinate – developing a vaccine policy for your workplace
    • What are my requirements?
    • What are the risks?
    • How do I deal with objections?
  • FFCRA – what are my ongoing obligations?
  • Unemployment under the new the Continued Assistance for Unemployed Workers Act of 2020 (CAA)

Platform: Zoom Webinar
Register to attend! 

March 9 - Maximizing Driver Monitoring Programs
Gordon Smoko, Brown & Brown Insurance
Do you have, or are you considering purchasing, a vehicle telematics, camera, or other driver monitoring system? Join us for a review of the latest driver monitoring technologies available to enhance fleet safety! We will review telematics, GPS, dashboard cameras, and how artificial intelligence is being applied to assist with monitoring and managing both drivers and vehicles. We will explore how this can benefit employee as well as fleet safety.
Platform: Go To Webinar
Register to attend!

Get Notified of Upcoming Free Events
To obtain email reminders of upcoming events, please email safety@northampton.edu.

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