My State:
Free Special Reports
Get Your FREE Special Report. Download Any One Of These FREE Special Reports, Instantly!
Featured Special Report
Claim Your Free Copy of 2018 EHS Salary Guide

This report will help you evaluate if you are being paid a fair amount for the responsibilities you are shouldering.

In addition, EHS managers can find the information to keep their departments competitive and efficient—an easy way to guarantee you are paying the right amount to retain hard-to-fill positions but not overpaying on others.

Download Now!
Bookmark and Share
September 24, 2012
White House, DOL hold ‘Safety Datapalooza’

What happens when the government puts freely available safety data in the hands of innovators? "#CoolDotGov," said Deputy Secretary of Labor Seth Harris, who explained that www.Safety.Data.Gov is tapping American expertise to improve public safety.

For a Limited Time receive a FREE Safety Special Report on the "50 Tips For More-Effective Safety Training."  Receive 75 pages of useful safety information broken down into three training sections. Download Now

Harris was one of several presenters during the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy’s "”Safety Datapalooza” on Sept. 14, where over 500 government and private industry leaders met at the White House’s Eisenhower Executive Office Building.

The event brought together visionaries from the private, nonprofit, and academic sectors to highlight new tools available to citizens through the White House initiative, according to an article in the September 21 DOL Newsletter. “We are tapping the creativity, ingenuity and expertise of communities through our app challenges, social media engagement and other forward-thinking efforts to harness technology for the public good,” added Harris.

According to an article about the event on AOL Government, Harris said “advances in technology are rarely one person's thinking … real advances are collective efforts." The article also says Harris promoted DOL’s latest national challenge contest, which is offering $30,000 in prizes for the best new tools for educating the public—especially younger workers—about safety risks and protections in the workplace.

Featured Special Report:
2018 EHS Salary Guide
Twitter  Facebook  Linked In
Follow Us
Copyright © 2021 Business & Legal Resources. All rights reserved. 800-727-5257
This document was published on
Document URL: