National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety & Health

Highlights

  • OSHA is accepting nominations for membership on the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH). Nominations and supporting material must be submitted electronically at regulations.gov, Docket No. OSHA-2024-0005, by August 16, 2024. For additional information, see the Federal Register Notice regarding the request for nominations (89 FR 58193, July 17, 2024).
  • On May 7, 2024, OSHA held a virtual meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Safety and Health (NACOSH). Meeting transcripts and related documents can be accessed at regulations.gov, Docket ID: OSHA-2024-0005.

The National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH) is a statutory committee established under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to advise the Secretaries of Labor and Health and Human Services on occupational safety and health programs and policies. NACOSH is comprised of 12 members: four public representatives, two management representatives, two labor representatives, two occupational health professionals and two occupational safety professionals. The Secretary of Health and Human Services designates two of the public representatives and both of the health professionals. All members are appointed by the Secretary of Labor and serve two-year terms.

NACOSH meetings are open to the public and are announced in the Federal Register

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