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• Part Number: 1960
• Part Title: Basic Program Elements for Federal Employees OSHA
• Subpart: F
• Subpart Title: Occupational Safety and Health Committees
• Standard Number: 1960.41
• Title: National committee duties.

National committees established under this subpart shall, except where prohibited by law:


Monitor performance of the agency safety and health program and make policy recommendations to the head of the agency on the operation of the program


Monitor and assist in the development and operation of the agency's establishment committees. As the committee deems appropriate, monitor and review: Reports of inspections; internal and external evaluation reports; agency safety and health training programs; proposed agency standards; agency plans for abating hazards; and responses to reports of hazardous conditions; safety and health program deficiencies; and allegations of reprisal;


Monitor and recommend changes in the resources allocated to the entire agency safety and health program;


Report their dissatisfaction to the Secretary if half a committee determines there are deficiencies in the agency's safety and health program or is not satisfied with the agency's reports of reprisal investigations; and


Request the Secretary to conduct an evaluation or inspection if half the members of record are not satisfied with an agency's response to a report of hazardous working conditions.

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