BOARD MEETING AGENDA

PUBLIC MEETING/PUBLIC HEARING/BUSINESS MEETING OF THE
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH STANDARDS BOARD

July 20, 2000
Auditorium,
California State Building
1350 Front Street
San Diego, California
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

       ACTIONS TAKEN: Oral comments received.

III. PUBLIC HEARING

          A.     EXPLANATION OF PROCEDURES

          B.     PROPOSED SAFETY STANDARDS (Revisions, Additions, Deletions)

      1. TITLE 8:    CONSTRUCTION SAFETY ORDERS
      Chapter 4, Subchapter 4, Article 21, Section 1637
      and Article 23, Section 1658
      Scaffolds Used in the Construction Industry

      ACTION TAKEN: Oral comments received. Record closed.

      2. TITLE 8:    ELEVATOR SAFETY ORDERS
      Chapter 4, Subchapter 6, Article 9 Section 3071(j)(1)(E)

      TITLE 24:    CALIFORNIA ELEVATOR SAFETY CONSTRUCTION CODE
      Part 7, Section 7-3071(j)1.E
      Test of Firefighters' Service

      ACTION TAKEN: No comments received. Record closed.

          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:     GENERAL INDUSTRY SAFETY ORDERS
Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, Article 1 Section 3207
and Article 4, Section 3270.1
Rope Access
(Heard at the April 13, 2000 Public Hearing in Sacramento).

ACTIONS TAKEN: Adopted by unanimous vote.

2. TITLE 8:    GENERAL INDUSTRY SAFETY ORDERS
Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, Article 96 Section 4966(a)(1)
Erection and Dismantling of Tower Cranes
(Heard at the May 11, 1999 Public Hearing in Los Angeles).

ACTIONS TAKEN: Adopted by unanimous vote.

B.     PROPOSED VARIANCE DECISIONS FOR ADOPTION

1.  Consent Calendar Agenda

a.   Transwestern Property Company West dba
Transwestern Commercial Services (The Voit Companies)
(Variance File No. 88-V-060M)

b.  County of San Diego
(Variance File No. 97-V-116M)

c.   Granite Construction Company
(Variance File No. 99-V-036M)

d.   The Daily Breeze
(Variance File No. 00-V-009)

e.  High Bluff Holdings
(Variance File No. 00-V-012)

ACTIONS TAKEN: Adopted by unanimous vote.

C.     OTHER

1.  Legislative Report

2.   Advisory Committee Guidelines

3.   Status of Principal Safety Engineer Recruitment

ACTIONS TAKEN: Staff report given. No action taken.

D.     ADJOURNMENT OF THE BUSINESS MEETING

 

The meeting facilities and restrooms are accessible to the physically disabled. Requests for accommodations for the disabled should be made to the Board office no later than 3 working days prior to the day of the meeting. If Paratransit services are needed, please contact the Paratransit office nearest you.