Site Alert

Claim & Account Center and Secure Message Center are currently experiencing intermittent slowdowns. We are working to resolve this issue as soon as possible. We apologize for any inconvenience.

"eL CHARPP" Construction Hispanic†And Russian Protection Plan

SMART Association and Master Builders of King and Snohomish Counties

Project Summary

A Safety and Health construction communication Tool Book and smartphone "app" for contractors (or classrooms instructors) of English second language  Spanish/ Russian workers consisting of  construction safety and health phrases related to common on site hazards and related risks. The smartphone "app" would be a cloud based infrastructure supporting both i-phone, i-pad apple, and goodle droid products. The "app" will function with voice features to speak the phrases in Spanish, or Russian with a click of a button. Materials developed with this grant will result in 2 products: a tri-lingual English/Spanish/Russian Communication Tool Book, consisting of phrases for timely on-site communication to the Hispanic or Russian worker; 1st: stopping an unsafe act, 2nd safety education on hazardous actions,  and eliminating risks, and a smartphone"app" will index the same 12 chapters with key optimazation as well as query optimazation; the contractor locates the info, the "app" speaks it in the relevant language.

Amount Awarded: $73,918.00

Final Report (279 KB PDF)

Products

End of main content, page footer follows.

Access Washington official state portal

  © Washington State Dept. of Labor & Industries. Use of this site is subject to the laws of the state of Washington.

Help us improve