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News Release USDL 97-414
Monday, November 17, 1997
Contact: Frank Kane (202) 219-8151

NATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH TO MEET DEC. 9 IN WASHINGTON, DC

The National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH) will hold a public meeting Dec. 9, 1997, in Washington, DC

The meeting will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Room N-3437 A-D of the Department of Labor Building, 200 Constitution Ave., N.W., in Washington.

Agenda items will include:

  • a brief overview of current activities in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH);

  • a dialogue with OSHA's new Assistant Secretary, Charles N. Jeffress;

  • updates on OSHA's 11(c)anti-discrimination program and OSHA's Cooperative Compliance Programs;

  • a discussion of NIOSH's National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA); and

  • reports from NACOSH's workgroups.

Written data, views or comments for consideration by the committee may be submitted, preferably with 20 copies, to Joanne Goodell, Directorate of Policy, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Room N-3641, 200 Constitution Ave., N.W.,Washington, DC, 20210 (phone:202-219-8021, extension 107; fax: 202-219-4383; e-mail: joanne goodell@osha-no.osha.gov).

Any 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. Requests to make an oral presentation will be considered by the Chair, who will determine whether time permits. Those requests should state the amount of time desired, the capacity in which the person would appear, and a brief outline of the content of the presentation. Individuals who need special disability accommodations should contact Theresa Berry (phone: 202-219-8615, extension 106; fax: 202-219-5986) one week before the meeting.

Notice of the meeting will be published in the Tuesday, Nov. 12, 1997, Federal Register.


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NOTICE: This is an OSHA Archive Document, and may no longer represent OSHA Policy. It is presented here as historical content, for research and review purposes only.

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