The Hazard Abatement Board is pleased to announce the posting of the 2014-2015 Request for Proposals. Approximately $6.5 million in grant funds are made available under Article 29 of the NYS Labor Law, to be utilized for the development and implementation of programs promoting occupational safety and health in the workplace through training, education, and other proven preventative programs.
RFP applications can be submitted in any amount. Grants awards will be based on the number of quality programs approved and the availability of funds. Eligible applicants are: public and private employers; labor organizations or their federations; trade associations; non-profit organizations and educational institutions. Employers must employ one or more persons (beyond self-employment). Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises goals shall be: 20% for MWBEs; Minority business subcontracting goal: 11%; Women-owned business subcontracting goal: 9%.
Your response to the 2014 RFP must be received by the HAB staff no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time on January 31, 2014, or be postmarked by such date in accordance with the proposal submittal instructions set forth in the RFP. No consideration will be given to grant applications that fail to meet this submittal deadline.
For additional information please contact our office at (518) 457-7629.
Training Grant Management Summary (MS Excel)
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