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• Publication Date: 04/28/2004
• Publication Type: Notice
• Fed Register #: 69:23227
• Title: National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics; Notice of Meeting

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics; Notice of Meeting

AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Labor.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: The National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics (NACE) is part of the Secretary's comprehensive approach for reducing ergonomics-related injuries and illnesses in the workplace. The committee was convened for the first time on January 22, 2003. This notice schedules the fifth NACE meeting. The public is encouraged to attend.

DATES: The Committee workgroups will meet on Tuesday, May 11, 2004, from 1 p.m. until approximately 5 p.m. The full committee will meet on Wednesday, May 12, 2004, from 8:30 a.m. until approximately 5 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The committee will meet at the Holiday Inn on the Hill, 415 New Jersey Avenue., NW, Washington, DC 20001; Telephone: (202) 638-1616. Submit comments, views, or statements in response to this notice to MaryAnn Garrahan, Director, Office of Technical Programs and Coordination Activities, OSHA, U.S. Department of Labor, Room N-3655, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210. Phone: (202) 693-2144; Fax: (202) 693-1644.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OSHA, Office of Communications, Room N-3647, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210; Telephone: (202) 693-1999.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NACE was chartered for a two-year term on November 27, 2002, to provide advice and recommendations on ergonomic guidelines, research, and outreach and assistance. The committee has met on January 22, 2003, May 6-7, 2003, and January 27-28, 2004 in Washington, DC, and on September 23-24, 2003 in Arlington, VA. This notice announces the fifth meeting of the committee, which will take place in Washington, DC, on May 11-12, 2004.

I. Meeting Agenda

The Committee's working groups on Research, Guidelines, and Outreach and Assistance will meet on the afternoon of May 11. The working groups will report back to the full Committee on May 12th and