News Release USDL: 95.311
Thursday, August 10, 1995
Contact: Frank Kane, (202) 219-8151
Maritime Advisory Committee On Occupational Safety And Health
To Meet Sept. 7 And 8 In New Orleans
The Maritime Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and
Health (MACOSH) will meet Sept. 7-8 in New Orleans to continue
discussions on maritime enforcement, standards and outreach
An extensive discussion of safety and health programs also
MACOSH was established to advise the secretary of labor on
matters relating to occupational safety and health programs,
policies and standards in maritime industries.
The meetings will be held September 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
and on September 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Inn on Bourbon
St., 541 Bourbon St., New Orleans, and are open to the public,
with seating available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Individuals with disabilities wishing to attend should contact
Theda Kenney at (202) 219-8061, no later than Aug. 25, to obtain
Written data, views or comments for consideration by the
committee may be submitted, preferably with 20 copies, to Larry
Liberatore, OSHA, Office of Maritime Standards, Room N-3621, 200
Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 20210, phone (202) 219-
7234, fax (202) 219-7477.
Any such 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.
Members of the public may request an opportunity to make
oral presentations at the meeting. Oral presentations will be
limited to statements of fact and views, and shall not include
any questioning of the committee members or other participants
unless these questions have been specifically approved by the
Anyone wishing to make an oral presentation should notify
Larry Liberatore before the meeting and state the amount of time
desired, the capacity in which the person will appear and a brief
outline of the content of the presentation. Persons who request
the opportunity to address the committee may be allowed to speak,
as time permits, at the discretion of the chair.
Notice of the meeting is published in the Thursday, Aug. 10,
1995, Federal Register.