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- Publication Type:Meeting
- Fed Register #:64:28834-28835
- Title:Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health;Notice of Open Meeting.
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health; Notice of Open Meeting
AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Labor.
SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH) will meet June 10 and 11, 1999, at the Frances Perkins Department of Labor Building, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. This meeting is open to the public.
TIMES, DATES, ROOMS: ACCSH will meet from 9 a.m to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, June 10 and from 9 a.m. to Noon, Friday, June 11 in rooms N-3437 A, B, and C. ACCSH work groups will meet June 8, 9, and, if necessary, after noon on June 11.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: For further information contact Theresa Berry, Office of Public Affairs, Room N-3647, telephone (202) 693-1999 at the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210.
An official record of the meeting will be available for public inspection at the OSHA Docket Office, Room N-2625, telephone 202-693- 2350. All ACCSH meetings and those of its work groups are open to the public. Individuals needing special accommodation should contact Theresa Berry no later than June 3, 1999, at the above address.
ACCSH was established under section 107(e)(1) of the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act (40 U.S.C. 333) and section 7(b) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 U.S.C. 656).
The agenda items include:
Remarks by the Assistant Secretary for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Charles N. Jeffress.
ACCSH Work Group Updates, including:
Multi-Employer Citation Policy,
OSHA Form 170,
Safety and Health Program Standard,
Reports on construction standards development.
Special presentations including:
Crane Operator Certification,
Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) -- Short Term Construction Demonstration Programs, and
Personal Protective Equipment.
The following ACCSH Work Groups are scheduled to meet in the Francis Perkins Building:
Data Collection/Targeting -- 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 8, in room N-5437D.
Safety and Health Program Standard -- 1-5 p.m., Tuesday, June 8 in room N-5437D.
OSHA Form 170 -- 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, June 9, in room S-4215C.
Musculoskeletal Disorders -- 2:30 to 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 9, in room N-3437D.
Multi-Employer Citation Policy -- 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 9, in room S-4215C.
Training -- 1p.m. to 4, Wednesday, June 9, in room N-5437D.
Other workgroups may meet after the adjournment of the ACCSH meeting on June 11, 1999. Interested persons may submit written data, views or comments, preferably with 20 copies, to Theresa Berry, at the address above. Submissions received prior to the meeting will be provided to ACCSH and will be included in the record of the meeting.
Interested persons may also request to make an oral presentation by notifying Theresa Berry before the meeting. The request must state the amount of time desired, the interest that the person represents, and a brief outline of the presentation. ACCSH may grant requests, as time permits, at the discretion of the Chair of ACCSH.
Signed at Washington, DC, this 21st day of May, 1999.
Charles N. Jeffress,
Assistant Secretary of Labor.
[FR Doc. 99-13511 Filed 5-26-99; 8:45 am]
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