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WASHINGTON, D.C., May 19, 2009 - The Rubber Manufacturers Association will participate today in a U.S. Interior Department (DOI) Annual Safety & Health Week. The DOI Safety and Health Information fair will be held May 19th at DOI headquarters in Washington, D.C.
RMA will join government and non-governmental agencies in educating DOI staff and others about various safety-related issues. Exhibitors expected to participate include Occupational Health and Safety Administration, the National Safety Council, Electrical Safety Foundation and others.
RMA staff and Phillip the Tire mascot will be handing out materials and demonstrating proper tire care and maintenance as well as promoting National Tire Safety Week, which is June 7-13.
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The Rubber Manufacturers Association is the national trade association for the rubber products industry. Its members include more than 80 companies that manufacture various rubber products, including tires, hoses, belts, seals, molded goods, and other finished rubber products. All RMA press releases are available at www.rma.org.