- Publication Date:
- Publication Type:Meeting
- Fed Register #:61:15435
- Title:Recording and Reporting Occupational Injuries and Illnesses; Notice of Meeting; Extension of Comment Period
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
29 CFR Parts 1904 and 1952
Recording and Reporting Occupational Injuries and Illnesses; Notice of Meeting; Extension of Comment Period
AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Department of Labor.
ACTION: Proposed rule; notice of meeting.
SUMMARY: OSHA published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking covering the recording and reporting of workplace deaths, injuries and illnesses, which appeared in the Federal Register on February 2, 1996 (61 FR 4030). OSHA held a public meeting regarding this proposal from March 26 to March 29, 1996. In response to a request from other interested stakeholders who were unable to attend this meeting, OSHA will hold an additional public meeting beginning on April 30, 1996. The purpose of the meeting is to give the public another opportunity to provide information to OSHA concerning issues raised by the proposal. As a result of the scheduling of this second public meeting, OSHA is extending the end of the public comment period from May 2 to May 31, 1996.
DATES: The public meeting will be held April 30, 1996 beginning at 8:30 a.m. and extend through May 1, if necessary. Persons wishing to make presentations should contact Tom Hall on or before April 19, 1996. OSHA invites the public to submit written comments on the NPRM on or before May 31, 1996.
ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20210 in Room S-4215. Persons wishing to make presentations should contact Tom Hall at U.S. Department of Labor, OSHA, Room N-3647, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20210, (202) 219-8148. Written comments are to be submitted in writing in quadruplicate to: Docket Officer, Docket No. R-02, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Room N-2625, U.S. Department of Labor , 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20210, telephone (202) 219-7894.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Anne Cyr, U.S. Department of Labor, OSHA, Room N-3647, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20210, (202) 219-8148.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting will be open to the public. Seating, however, is limited and will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. The amount of time available for each presenter may be limited by OSHA, if necessary.
Signed in Washington, D.C., this 3rd day of April, 1996.
Joseph A. Dear,
Assistant Secretary of Labor.
[FR Doc. 96-8674 Filed 4-5-96; 8:45 am]