News Release USDL: 95-388
Thursday, September 21, 1995
Contact: Susan Hall Fleming, (202) 219-8151
Two Appointed To OSHA Construction Advisory Committee
Steve Cooper and Robert Masterson have been named to serve
on the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health
(ACCSH), the U.S. Labor Department's Occupational Safety and
Health Administration (OSHA) announced today.
Cooper, executive director, occupational safety and health,
of the International Association of Bridge, Structural and
Ornamental Ironworkers, will complete a two-year term ending in
September 1997. He serves as an employee representative and is
replacing John Moran who resigned when he accepted a position at
the Department of Energy.
Masterson is manager of safety and loss control for The
Ryland Group and will serve a two-year term, also ending in
September 1997, as an employer representative. He is filling the
vacancy created by the departure of Theodore E. Webster who
recently resigned from the committee.
The 15-member advisory committee advises OSHA on standards
and policies designed to protect construction workers from
workplace hazards. ACCSH consists of five representatives each
of employers and employees, two representatives of state
government, two public representatives and one federal
Notice of the two new appointments is scheduled to appear in
the Sept. 22, 1995 Federal Register.