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  • COVID-19 Resource Channel
    PRINTING United Alliance is committed to providing our Digital Packaging Community with the most up-to-date resources on COVID-19. Stay informed by visiting the COVID-19 Resource Channel.

  • OSHA Top 10 Violations from 2019
    The #1 OSHA violation for the printing industry in 2019 was lockout/tagout. Learn how to avoid these violations!


Featured Events

  • PRINTING United PRINTING United

    October 26 to November 12, 2020

    PRINTING United, originally scheduled to take place at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta on October 21-23, 2020, will now move to a powerful online experience this fall due to constraints surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

Upcoming Events

  • Hiring the Next Generation

    June 11, 2019

    Finding, hiring, and retaining new talent is a challenge for all businesses, but can be especially difficult in manufacturing industries like printing. We desire technical and specialized skills in our employees, which seem to be increasingly difficult to find. Additionally, we have a perception problem with young people and their parents-they think the printing industry is contracting and that career opportunities are scarce. In this session, Donna Painter an Assistant Professor at Millersville University, will share information about hiring challenges and strategies to positively change perceptions of our industry. This session will also identify multiple sources, within the education sector, that you can use to find the types new talent you need to sustain and grow your business.
  • Prop 65: Where Are We Now?

    June 13, 2019

    With the new warning regulations coming into effect last August, questions still exist regarding Prop 65 and how it applies to our inks, coatings, substrates and products!  Do you need to certify for Prop 65?  What testing needs to be done?  When do I have to label?  On top of this, citizen suits continue to rise!  Join us for a lively discussion on these and other issues surrounding Prop 65 compliance!

Advocacy Updates

  • California: New COVID-19 Employer Reporting!

    September 22, 2020

    California Governor Newsom signs into law legislation requiring ALL employers to develop and implement employee reporting programs related to COVID-19 exposures.
  • NIOSH Webpage Highlights CDC Guidance for Chemical Disinfectants

    September 14, 2020

    The National Institute for Occupational Health (NIOSH) has created a database that contains information about the health hazards that could be caused by COVID-19 cleaning products and disinfectants and the recommended barrier and respiratory protection workers can use to protect themselves from these hazards.
  • PRINTING United Alliance Supports Gestamp’s Variance Request from Lockout/Tagout Standard

    September 10, 2020

    Printing United Alliance submits comments supporting Gestamp's request for a variance from OSHA's Lockout/Tagout standard. We supported the variance request due to the similarity of equipment used by Gestamp and the printing industry. Our comments echoed our earlier comments submitted in 2019 requesting an update to the standard.

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