The Department of Industrial Accidents Workplace Safety Grant Program
Attention companies needing safety training for their employees:
The Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development (EOLWD) Department of Industrial Accidents (DIA) is now accepting Workplace Safety and Education Grant submissions. Applications are due September 30, 2022.
Training programs that have been funded in the past often include OHSA 10 or 30, aerial lift, fall protection, crane and rigger, forklift, ergonomics, CPR/AED, injury prevention, fire/electrical, asbestos, defensive and winter driving, lead hazards, toxins and hazards communication, trenching excavation, confined space rescue, and more. Applicants are also encouraged to develop new training specific to the needs of their workforce.
Grants are awarded to qualified applicants through a competitive selection process. Applications can be submitted to DIA’s Office of Safety seeking up to a maximum of $25,000 per entity, per fiscal year. Interested employers can email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive an application package. Visit mass.gov/DIA to learn more.