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June 16, 2005 agenda

Mission Statement

The mission of the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board is to promote, adopt, and maintain reasonable and enforceable standards that will ensure a safe and healthful workplace for California workers.

Public meeting/public hearing/business meeting of the
Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board

If you have questions regarding any of the following agenda items, please contact
Bernie Osburn at (916) 274-5721

June 16, 2005
Irvine City Hall
Council Chambers
One Civic Center Plaza
Irvine, CA 92623

10:00 a.m.

 

I.

Call to order and introductions

II.

Public meeting (open for public comment)

  A.

This portion of the public meeting is open to any interested person to propose new or revised standards to the Board or to make any comment concerning occupational safety and health (Labor Code Section 142.2).

This portion of the meeting is also open to any person who wishes to address the Board on any item on today’s Business Meeting Agenda (Government Code Section 11125.7)

 

B.

Adjournment of the public meeting

III.

Public hearing (open for public comment)

 

A.

B.

Explanation of procedures

Proposed safety standards (revisions, additions, deletions)

    1. Title 8:   

construction safety orders
chapter 4, subchapter 4, article 29
section 1720
Concrete Pumps and Placing Booms

   
2.

Title 8
:


general industry safety orders
chapter 4, subchapter 7, group 4, article 24
sections 3637, 3638, 3639, 3640, 3642 and 3646
Mast-Climbing Work Platforms

 
C.


Adjournment of the Public Hearing


IV.

Business meeting

The purpose of the business meeting is for the board to conduct its monthly business.

 
A.


Proposed safety orders for adoption

    1. Title 8:   

boiler and fired pressure vessel safety orders
chapter 4, subchapter 2, article 5
section 770
Boiler Inspections
(heard at the May 19, 2005, public hearing in
Sacramento)

   
2.

Title 8
:


construction safety orders

chapter 4, subchapter 4, article 4
sections 1529 and 1535
general industry safety orders
chapter 4, subchapter 7, article 109
sections 5190 and 5210
ship building, ship repairing and ship breaking
safety orders
chapter 4, subchapter 18, article 4
section 8358
Exposure and Control Method Notification Requirements for Asbestos, Methylenedianiline, Vinyl Chloride, and Cotton Dust
(heard at the May 19, 2005, public hearing in
Sacramento)

   
3.

Title 8:


general industry safety orders

chapter 4, subchapter 7, article 96, section 4968
article 99, new section 5022.1
Tower crane warning devices and crane test weight requirements
(heard at the April 21, 2005, public hearing in Oakland)

   
4.

Title 8
:


logging and sawmill safety orders

chapter 4, subchapter13, article 1.5
section 6251
First aid requirements for fixed sawmill operations
(heard at the January 20, 2005, public hearing in Sacramento)

   
5.

Title 8:


telecommunications safety orders

chapter 7, subchapter 21, article 1
section 8615
Fall protection for telecommunication workers
(heard at the April 21, 2005, public hearing in Oakland)

 
B.


Proposed petition decision for adoption

   


1.


Robert D. Peterson Law Corporation, Attorney for the Petitioner
Technical Services Information Bureau and the Acoustical Industry Advancement Fund
(Petition No. 465)

Proposal to amend Title 8 Section 1646(f) standards that address when employees may ride on a rolling scaffold.

 
C.


Proposed variance decision for adoption

   


1.


Costco Wholesale
(OSHSB File No. 96-V-126M)
  D. Other
    1.

Senate Select Committee on Bay Area Infrastructure on the State Investigation of a 2004 Pipeline Explosion in Walnut Creek

    2.

Legislation

    3.

Strategic Plan

    4.

Executive Officer's Report

a. Petition update
b. General information

 
E.


Adjournment of the business meeting

   


Next meeting:

July 21, 2005
10:00 a.m.
County Administration Center
Room 358
1600 Pacific Highway
San Diego, CA 92101