USGS Safety and Health Course completion deadlines have been extended
to April 30, 2005.
Additional Requirement for Local Safety Orientation
In addition to the one-time requirement to complete new employee safety orientation,
either through CD or online, all employees should also receive local safety
orientation from their supervisors, using the safety orientation checklist accessible
on: http://internal.usgs.gov/ops/safetynet/newemployeechecklist.doc to cover
the included topical areas, as applicable. In addition, all employees shall
complete safety training listed within USGS 445-2-H, Chapter 14, as applicable
and related to their occupational activities and operations.
Additional Safety Training and Information
Information on safety, health and environment training, which is not web-based,
is available at: http://internal.usgs.gov/ops/safetynet/calen.html.
Additional information for employees, supervisors, training officers and field
management on technical field safety courses, forecasting safety, health and
environmental training, and composing individual development plans is available
at the Office of Employee Development website: http://training.usgs.gov
Questions on general safety issues or on course content can be addressed to
Bill Miller, Safety Manager, at 703-648-7552 or email@example.com.
USGS Field Employees