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2006 Advisory committees

Notice of advisory committee meetings

American Disabilities Act Notice

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 3 , 2006
10:00 a.m.
Elihu Harris State Building
Training Room 1304
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA  94612

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Section 1512, with regard to Emergency Medical Services and General Industry Safety Orders, Section 3400, with regard to Medical Services and First Aid.

Mike Horowitz
  Senior Industrial
Hygienist-DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(510) 286-7009

October 26 , 2006
10:00 a.m.
Elihu Harris State Building
Training Room 1314
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA  94612

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 3395, with regard to Heat Illness Prevention

Bob Barish
  Senior Industrial
Hygienist-DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(510) 286-7001 or
Amalia Neidhardt
Senior Industrial
Hygienist-DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(916) 574-2993

June 7, 2006
9:00 a.m.
Division of Occupational Safety
and Health
2211 Park Towne Circle, Suite 5
Sacramento, CA  95825

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Section 1704, with regard to pneumatically-driven nail guns and staplers.

Conrad Tolson
  (916) 274-5722
Senior Engineer
  Standards
Occupational Safety and
  Health Standards Board

May 31, 2006
9:30 a.m.
Truckee City Hall
Council Chambers
10183 Truckee Airport Road
Truckee, CA  96161

To consider proposed amendments to Title  8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to Snow Avalanche Blasting.

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

May 31, 2006
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building, 13th Floor
Auditorium
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA  94612-1499

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to aerosol transmissible diseases:  law enforcement and correctional facility issues.

Deborah Gold
  (510) 286-7006 or
Bob Nakamura
  (510) 286-7005
Senior Industrial
  Hygienists-DOSH
Research and Standards
  Development Unit

May 24, 2006 and May 25, 2006
9:00 a.m.
Department of Toxic
Substances Control
Conference Room #1 (Board Room)
8800 Cal Center Drive
Sacramento, CA  95826

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to recommendations for standards addressing safe practices for backfiring operations in the fighting of wildland fires.

George Hauptman
  (916) 274-5724
Senior Engineer
  Standards
Occupational Safety and
  Health Standards Board

May 24, 2006
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building, 13th Floor
Auditorium
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA  94612-1499

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to aerosol transmissible diseases:  non-traditional care settings & community based services such as homeless shelters, drug treatment and emergency medical services.

Deborah Gold
  (510) 286-7006 or
Bob Nakamura
  (510) 286-7005
Senior Industrial
  Hygienists-DOSH
Research and Standards
  Development Unit

May 19, 2006
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building, 13th Floor
Auditorium
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA  94612-1499

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to aerosol transmissible diseases:  poultry/egg industry and fish and game issues.

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Deborah Gold
  (510) 286-7006 or
Bob Nakamura
  (510) 286-7005
Senior Industrial
  Hygienists-DOSH
Research and Standards
  Development Unit

May 16, 2006
10:00 a.m.
Truckee City Hall
Council Chambers
10183 Truckee Airport Road
Truckee, CA  96161

To consider proposed amendments to Title  8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to Snow Avalanche Blasting.

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

January 10, 2006
9:00 a.m.
State Compensation
Insurance Fund, Room 410
2450 Venture Oaks
Sacramento, CA 95833

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, in regard toTesting and Other Requirements for Load Sustaining Devices Utilized in Window Cleaning and/or Building Maintenance Operations.

George Hauptman
Senior Engineer
Occupational Safety and Health
Standards Board
(916) 274-5724

Inquiries may be directed to Executive Officer Keith Umemoto at (916) 274-5721.

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