State of California

Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation

News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:
December 17, 1999 Christine Baker
(415) 703-4220

Commission Announces Meeting Schedule for 2000

 

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation (CHSWC) has approved a schedule of meetings for 2000.

CHSWC is scheduled to meet:

February 10, 2000   San Francisco Civic Center Complex
455 Golden Gate Avenue
Auditorium B-100
San Francisco,  California

 

April 13, 2000   Secretary of State Building
1500 11th Street
Sacramento,  California

 

June 29, 2000   State Building
320 W. 4th Street
First Floor Multi-Purpose Room
Los Angeles,  California

 

September 7, 2000   San Francisco Civic Center Complex
455 Golden Gate Avenue
Auditorium B-100
San Francisco,  California

 

November 16, 2000   State Building
1350 Front Street, Room 1062
San Diego, California

 

December 14, 2000   State Building
320 W. 4th Street
First Floor Multi-Purpose Room
Los Angeles, California

The CHSWC Forum on Workplace Safety and Health will be held in February 2001.

The Commission, created by the workers' compensation reform legislation of 1993, is charged with overseeing the health and safety and workers' compensation systems in California and recommending administrative or legislative modifications to improve their operation. The Commission was established to conduct a continuing examination of the workers' compensation system and of the state's activities to prevent industrial injuries and occupational diseases and to examine those programs in other states.

Further information about the Commission and its activities may be obtained by writing to Christine Baker, Executive Officer, Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation, 455 Golden Gate Avenue, 10th Floor, San Francisco, California 94102, by calling (415) 703-4220, or by faxing a request to (415) 703-4234. Information is also available at www.dir.ca.gov.

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