OSHA to discuss proposed standards for tree care operations

Meeting to take place July 13, 2016

Posted June 15, 2016

OSHA is inviting interested parties to participate in an informal stakeholder meeting concerning tree care operations on July 13, 2016, in Washington, DC.

The meeting is a continuation of OSHA's information collection on tree care operations. OSHA plans to use the information gathered at the meeting, together with other information in the record, to explore the possible development of a proposed standard to protect workers from hazards, fatalities, and injuries in tree care operations.

The stakeholder meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m in Room C-5515-1A/1B, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20210.

Registration must be submitted (postmark, send, transmit) by Friday, July 1, 2016. If space remains after the deadline, OSHA may allow additional participants and observers.

Visit the OSHA website to register to participate in or observe the stakeholder meeting.


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