Safety Committee

The PDCC Safety Committee will work with you to reduce losses, educate and train employees in workplace safety, and provide the tools and resources to help you develop a successful loss prevention program.

Got a safety question?

PDCC can provide you with relevant and accurate safety information. You can submit your question or concern online at If we don’t have the answer, we will be happy to research your question and provide you with the appropriate information or resource. Our members are also welcomed and encouraged to speak directly to our Safety Director, Sharon Hilke, by calling the PDCC office at 916.972.1055. Sharon is happy to assist you with your safety issues.

Printed Materials

  1. A Guide to Injury and Illness Prevention Programs (also available on CD)
  2. PDCA Employee Safety Handbook (also available in Spanish)
  3. CAL/OSHA Pocket Guide for the Construction Industry (also available in Spanish)
  4. Lead Safety for Painting and Remodeling Workers (also available in Spanish)
  5. Hire a Lead-Safe Contractor (pamphlet)
  6. Guidelines for the Evaluation and Control of Lead-Based Paint Hazards in Housing
  7. Tailgate Safety Topics for Construction
  8. Hazardous Waste Management Guide
  9. Painting Contractor’s Guide to Lead Safety
  10. A Painting & Decorating Contractor’s Guide to The Transportation of Hazardous Materials
  11. Health Hazards Associated with the Use of Paints and Other Coatings
  12. A Drug-Free Workplace: A Subcontractor’s Guide to Stopping Substance Abuse
  13. PDCA – Compliance Manual for OSHA Lead in Construction Regulation
  14. PDCA – A Painting & Wallcovering Contractor’s Guide to Safety and Loss Control
  15. PDCA – SAFETY SYSTEM: An Instruction Manual to Implement a Safety Program
  16. PDCA – Hazard Communication Compliance Manual
  17. Painting Contractor’s Guide to Lead Safety


  1. LEAD’s Revenge: Lead Paint Safety (English & Spanish) – Dept. of Public Health
  2. NEW: Ladder Safety (English & Spanish) – Dept. of Public Health
  3. NEW: Water, Rest Shade – Cal/OSHA
  4. NEW: Worker Safety Around Electrical Lines (English & Spanish) – SMUD
  5. Office Ergonomics – State Compensation Insurance Fund
  6. Back for the Future – State Compensation Insurance Fund
  7. Injury & Illness Prevention Program – State Compensation Insurance Fund

PDCC Safety Consultant

Contact PDCC’s Safety Consultant, Jim Persons, for all your Environmental, Health and Safety Consultant questions and training requirements at 707.889.0881 or