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October 1, 2012

TUMWATER — Do you have an innovative idea for improving workplace safety and health or helping injured workers get back on the job? If so, the Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) would like to hear from you and may help fund your project.

In other words, L&I will give you money for your great idea!

A series of free one-hour workshops starting Oct. 2 will explain the basics of L&I’s Safety and Health Investment Projects (SHIP) Grant Program. The current grant cycle for Return-to-Work applications is open until further notice.

Workshops are currently planned for:

  • Olympia — 1 to 2 p.m. Oct. 2, 805 Plum St. SE, 2nd Floor SHIP Conf. Room.
  • Kennewick — 1 to 2 p.m. Oct. 9, 4310 W. 24th Ave., Room C24.
  • East Wenatchee — 11 a.m. to noon Oct. 10, 519 Grant Rd., Room C16.
  • Mount Vernon — 10 to 11 a.m., Oct. 23, 525 E. College Way, Ste. H, Room C20.
  • Tukwila — 1 to 2 p.m. Oct. 24, 12806 Gateway Dr. S, Room C20.
  • Tacoma — 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Oct. 30, 950 Broadway, Ste. 200, Room 503.
  • Vancouver — 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Nov. 2, 312 SE Stonemill Dr., Ste 120, Room C49.

To register, please visit or call 800-574-2829.


For media information: Elaine Fischer, 360-902-5413.

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Broadcast version:
The Department of Labor & Industries has grant money available for projects that improve workplace safety and health and get injured workers back on the job. Several workshops on applying for a Safety and Health Investment Project grant, or SHIP grant, are being held in the coming weeks. For a list of SHIP grant workshops, visit www dot Workshops dot LNI dot WA dot GOV.


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