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November 2003 Calendar of activities

NOTICE OF ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETINGS

The Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board hereby gives notice that the following subjects will be considered by ad hoc advisory committees convened to consider revisions to Cal/OSHA safety orders in Title 8 of the California Code of Regulations.

November 13, 2003
9 a.m.
Harris State Building
Room 1304
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Petroleum & Drilling Production Safety Orders, Sections 6551, 6845 and 6857, with regard to Unfired Pressure Vessels, Boilers, and Fired Pressure Vessels and Pressure Relief Devices.

Don Cook
Senior Engineer - DOSH
Pressure Vessel Unit
(510) 622-3052

November 14, 2003
10:00 a.m.
State Building
455 Golden Gate Avenue
10th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 5155, with regard to Exposure Limits for Styrene, Refractory Ceramics, 1,4 Dioxane, Glyoxol, Cyclonite and Allyl Glycidyl Ether.

Bruce Wallace
Senior Industrial Hygienist - DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(415) 703-5165

November 21, 2003
9:30 a.m.
Harris State Building
Room 1304
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Article 105, with regard to Control of Noise Exposure.

Bob Nakamura
Senior Industrial Hygienist - DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(415) 703-5160

PROPOSED RULEMAKING SCHEDULED FOR UPCOMING PUBLIC HEARINGS

Pursuant to Government Code Section 11346.4 and the provisions of Labor Code Sections 142.1, 142.2, and 142.3, the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board has set the time and place for a Public Hearing. At the Public Hearing, the Board will consider public testimony on the proposed changes noticed below to occupational safety and health regulations in Title 8 of the California Code of Regulations.

November 20, 2003
10:00 a.m.
California State Building
Auditorium
1350 Front Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 4, Construction Safety Orders, Article 10, Section 1593, Securing Loads on Haulage Vehicles.

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 4, Construction Safety Orders, Article 29, Section 1716.2, Proposed Vertical Standard - Fall Protection for Residential-Type Framing Activities.

 

December 18, 2003
10:00 a.m.
State Resources Building
Auditorium
1416 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders, Article 3,New Section 3241.1, Working Warehouses.

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders, Article 107, Section 5155, Airborne Contaminants.

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