Federal Registers - Table of Contents
• Publication Date: 10/25/2004
• Publication Type: Meeting
• Fed Register #: 69: 62303
• 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 sixth NACE meeting. The public is encouraged to attend.

DATES: The Committee workgroups will meet on Tuesday, November 16, 2004, from 1 p.m. until approximately 5 p.m. The full Committee will meet on Wednesday, November 17, 2004, from 8:30 a.m. until approximately 5 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The Committee and workgroups 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 in Washington, DC, on January 22, 2003; May 6-7, 2003; January 27-28, 2004; and May 11-12, 2004, and in Arlington, VA, on September 23-24, 2003. This notice announces the sixth meeting of the Committee, which will take place in Washington, DC, on November 16-17, 2004.

I. Meeting Agenda

The Committee's working groups on Research, Guidelines, and Outreach