GCEC Compliance Officer Lacy Pettis recently completed the Occupational Safety & Health Administration’s 30-hour Outreach Training Program in Construction.
The OSHA Outreach Training Program for the Construction Industry provides training on the recognition, avoidance, abatement and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces. This training helps to ensure that workers are more knowledgeable about workplace hazards and their rights and contributes to increased productivity.
Gulf Coast Electric Cooperative is part of the Touchstone Energy® national alliance of local, consumer-owned electric cooperatives providing high standards of service to members large and small. Approximately 75 employees serve more than 20,000 meters and 2,500 miles of line in Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Jackson, Walton and Washington counties and in the municipalities of Wewahitchka, Ebro, Lynn Haven, White City, Fountain and Southport.