News Release USDL 97-414
Monday, November 17, 1997
Contact: Frank Kane (202) 219-8151
NATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH TO MEET DEC. 9 IN WASHINGTON, DC
The National Advisory Committee on Occupational
Safety and Health (NACOSH) will hold a public
meeting Dec. 9, 1997, in Washington, DC
The meeting will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Room
N-3437 A-D of the Department of Labor Building,
200 Constitution Ave., N.W., in Washington.
Agenda items will include:
a brief overview of current activities in
the Occupational Safety and Health Administration
(OSHA) and the National Institute for Occupational
Safety and Health (NIOSH);
a dialogue with OSHA's new Assistant
Secretary, Charles N. Jeffress;
updates on OSHA's 11(c)anti-discrimination
program and OSHA's Cooperative Compliance Programs;
a discussion of NIOSH's National Occupational
Research Agenda (NORA); and
reports from NACOSH's workgroups.
Written data, views or comments for consideration
by the committee may be submitted, preferably with
20 copies, to Joanne Goodell, Directorate of Policy,
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA),
Room N-3641, 200 Constitution Ave.,
N.W.,Washington, DC, 20210 (phone:202-219-8021,
extension 107; fax: 202-219-4383;
e-mail: joanne email@example.com).
Any submissions received prior to the meeting
will be provided to the members of the committee
and will be included in the record of the meeting.
Requests to make an oral presentation will be
considered by the Chair, who will determine
whether time permits. Those requests should
state the amount of time desired, the capacity
in which the person would appear, and a brief
outline of the content of the presentation.
Individuals who need special disability
accommodations should contact Theresa Berry
(phone: 202-219-8615, extension 106; fax: 202-219-5986)
one week before the meeting.
Notice of the meeting will be published in the
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 1997, Federal Register.