View as Webpage September 20, 2018
THE SCAFFOLDER
Your Weekly Access to SAIA News, Training, Events & More!
The SAIA is excited to announce the launch of its new website, which is still www.saiaonline.org (you might need to refresh the page if you have it bookmarked). Take a look at some of the improvements we've made:

  • increased functionality of site overall
  • real-time ability (for members) to update their information
  • an integrated database
  • reconfigured site navigation and content organization
  • ease in finding the information you need
  • updated branding to maintain consistency across all mediums

We’d like for all SAIA members to log in to the Members Only Portal and verify that the following are correct and/or update them as needed:

  • contact information
  • company description
  • directory category

To sign in (top right side of page next to the SAIA logo):

  1. enter your username and password
  2. your 'My Profile' page opens up and is where you can enter/update the information listed above
  3. when finished, scroll all the way to the bottom and click 'Save Changes'

For questions, comments, or help with logging in, please contact Brandi Fox at 816.595.4833 or brandi@saiaonline.org .
Safe + Sound Week 2018 was a huge success, with more than 2,000 events taking place across the U.S. and abroad.

Even though it's over for this year, you can still get recognition for your activities. Download your participant certificate here (sample shown below).
Do you want to prevent injuries and illnesses in the workplace? The Safe + Sound Campaign offers a number of resources to help you

  • find and fix hazards in the workplace
  • improve your accident investigations
  • develop strategies for injury prevention
  • collect and analyze your incident data

Resources:

That Was No Accident! Using Your
OSHA 300 Log to Improve Safety
and Health | PDF

Challenging Incident Investigation Paradigms | Webinar Recording
(Available free of charge during September)

Safe + Sound Safety + Health Programs | Website
ASC A92 Annual Meeting | October 22-24 | Orlando

World of Concrete | January 22-25, 2019 | Las Vegas

SAIA 2019 Committee Week | April 29 - May 2, 2019 | Portland, OR

SAIA 2019 Annual Convention & Exposition | September 23-26, 2019 | New Orleans
COMPETENT PERSON TRAINING FOR SUSPENDED
Dates: October 10, 2018
Time: Classes begin at 8:00 a.m.
Address: 155 Will Drive | Canton, MA 02021
Cost: $350 per person (includes lunch)
Contact: James Boudreau | jbourdreau@brandsafway.com
INDUSTRIAL SCAFFOLD TRAINING EXAMS
Exam Level/Hours Required: 1st Year Scaffold Exam/1600 hrs.
Date: September 24-25, 2018
Time: Classes begin at 8 a.m.
Location: CLAC Edmonton | Edmonton Member Centre
Address: 14920 118 Ave. | Edmonton AB T5V 1B8 | Canada
Cost: $300
Contact: 888.700.7555 | scaffolding@clac.ca

Exam Level/Hours Required: 2nd Year Scaffold Exam/3200 hrs.
Date: September 26-27, 2018
Time: Classes begin at 8 a.m.
Location: CLAC Edmonton | Edmonton Member Centre
Address: 14920 118 Ave. | Edmonton AB T5V 1B8 | Canada
Cost: $350
Contact: 888.700.7555 | scaffolding@clac.ca

Let us know how we're doing: what's working, what's not. Have a suggestion or idea? Tell us about it. What information do you want to see in this e-newsletter? All feedback, good or bad, is welcomed and appreciated. Contact Denice Posey, Marketing Manager, at denice@saiaonline.org .
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