Federal Registers - Table of Contents
• Publication Date: 08/20/1996
• Publication Type: Meeting
• Fed Register #: 61:43080-43081
• Title: National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health; Full Committee Meeting

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health; Full Committee Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH), established under section 7(a) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 U.S.C. 656) to advise the Secretary of Labor and the Secretary of Health and Human Services on matters relating to the administration of the Act, will meet on September 12 and 13, 1996, in Room C5520, Seminar Room 6, of the Department of Labor Building located at 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC. The meeting is open to the public and will begin at 9:00 a.m. each day lasting until approximately 4:00 p.m. the first day and 3:00 p.m. the second day.

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); presentation of the HazCom Workgroup's final draft report to the full committee for action; a discussion of NIOSH plans for the implementation of the National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA); a discussion of OSHA compliance and related intervention initiatives; a brief report on activities related to ergonomics and the formation of a NACOSH Ergonomics Workgroup; and a continuation of the committee's planning session to determine issues and topics for future committee action.

Two new members have been appointed to serve two-year terms. They are: Rebecca F. Moreland, President of Chesapeake Occupational Health Services, Inc., who will be a Management Representative; and Margaret Mock Carroll, Manager of Safety Engineering for Sandra National Laboratories who will be a Safety Representative.

Three members whose terms expired in June have been reappointed. They are: Nancy Lessin, Senior Staff for Policy at the Massachusetts Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health (Public Representative); Peg Seminario,