Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation
Information Bulletin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:
March 17, 1998 Christine Baker
(415) 557-1304

Commission Revises 1998 Meeting Schedule

SAN FRANCISCO--The California Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Comensation has revised its meeting schedule through the end of 1998. Meetings will be held

April 16, 1998 Los Angeles
June 25, 1998 San Diego
September 10, 1998 Los Angeles
November 12, 1998 Sacramento

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.


The Commission meeting schedule and other Commission publications may be obtained by contacting the Commission by mail, phone or fax. Information about the Commission may be accessed via the Internet at www.dir.ca.gov by choosing either "Occupational Safety & Health" or "Workers' Compensation" on the California Department of Industrial Relations' home page.

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