OSHA schedules special meeting of the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health

Agency to debate a draft construction version of the Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines

Posted March 31, 2016

OSHA will hold a special meeting of the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH) to discuss a draft construction version of the agency's Safety and Health Program Management (SHPM) Guidelines.

The meeting will be held April 25-26, 2016, in Washington, D.C.

The agenda includes remarks from Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health Dr. David Michaels, drafting the construction version of the SHPM Guidelines, and a public comment period.

ACCSH will meet from 1 - 5 p.m., Monday, April 25 and from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Tuesday, April 26. Both meetings will be held in Room N-3437 A-C, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20210.

The meetings are open to the public. Persons interested in submitting written comments or requests to speak may do so electronically at the Federal eRulemaking Portal, using Docket No. OSHA-2016-0009.

Submissions will also be accepted via mail or facsimile. See the Federal Register notice for details. Comments and requests to speak are due by April 15, 2016.

The committee, established under the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act and the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, advises the secretary of labor and assistant secretary of labor for occupational safety and health on construction standards and policy matters.


 

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