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October 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.

October 30, 2003
10:00 a.m.
State Fund Contract Services
Conference Room 410
2450 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Sections 1723, with regard to Roofing Operations and Equipment.

Hans Boersma
Senior Engineer - Standards
Occupational Safety & Health
Standards Board
(916) 274-5723

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.

October 16, 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 7, Section 3301(e) and (f), Pressure Testing of Pipes and Other Containers.

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders, Article 98, Sections 5001(b) and 5008(b), Use of Signals and Operating Practices-Cranes.

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.


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