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2005 Advisory committees

  

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.

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

December 12, 2005
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
Room 2
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To develop revisions for Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 515, Airborne Contaminants with regard to the Permissible Exposure Limits (PELs) Revision Process.

Bob Barish
Senior Industrial
Hygienist DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(510) 286-7001

December 8, 2005
9:30 a.m.
Harris State Building
Second Floor, Room 11
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider adding a new proposal section to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to Control of Airborne Infectious Diseases.

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

November 30, 2005
9:00a.m.
State Compensation
Insurance Fund, Room 410
2450 Venture Oaks
Sacramento, CA 95833
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 4324, with regard to Woodworking Machines and Equipment Exhaust Systems.

Tom Mitchell
Senior Industrial Hygienist
Occupational Safety and Health
Standards Board
(916) 274-5730

November 14, 2005
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
Room 2
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, New Section 3395, with regard to Heat Illness Prevention.

Bob Barish
Senior Industrial
Hygienist DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(510) 286-7001 or
Tom Mitchell
Senior Industrial
Hygienist
Occupational Safety and Health
Standards Board
(916) 274-5730

September 28 & 29, 2005
9:30 a.m.
State Compensation
Insurance Fund, Room 410
2450 Venture Oaks
Sacramento, CA 95833

Sub-Committee Meeting

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Section 1541(b), with regard to Excavations and Underground/Subsurface Utility Safety.

Mike Manieri
Principal Safety Engineer
Occupational Safety and Health
Standards Board
(916) 274-5725

September 28, 2005
9:30 a.m.
J. Serra State Building
1st Floor, Carmel Room
320 West Fourth Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013
To consider adding a new proposal section to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to Control of Airborne Infectious Diseases (non-traditional environments subcommittee).

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

September 20, 2005
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
1st Floor
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, New Section 3395, with regard to Heat Illness Prevention.

Bob Barish
Senior Industrial
Hygienist DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(510) 286-7001 or
Tom Mitchell
Senior Industrial
Hygienist
Occupational Safety and Health
Standards Board
(916) 274-5730

September 16, 2005
9:00 a.m.
DOSH Training Room 5
2211 Park Towne Circle
Sacramento, CA 95825
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 5155, with regard to sensitizing substances.

Steve Smith
(916) 574-2996
Supervising Industrial
Hygienist or
Bob Barish
(510) 286-7001
Senior Industrial
Hygienist-DOSH
Research and Standards
Development Unit

August 17, 2005
10:00 a.m.
State Compensation
Insurance Fund, Room 410
2450 Venture Oaks
Sacramento, CA 95833
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Sections 1730-1730, with regard to Roofing Work on New Production-type Residential Construction.

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

July 27, 2005
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, Section 5097, with regard to Hearing Conservation.

Postponed until further notice. We apologize for scheduling inconveniences. Please contact Bob Nakamura if you have questions.

Bob Nakamura
Senior Industrial
Hygienist DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(510) 286-7005

July 26, 2005
9:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
Room1304
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Section 1541, with regard to Excavations and Underground Utility Safety.

Mike Manieri
Principal Safety Engineer
Occupational Safety and Health
Standards Board
(916) 274-5725 or
Larry McCune
Principal Engineer
Industrial DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(415) 703-5163

July 15, 2005
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
Room 2
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, new section, with regard to the risk of heat illness in the workplace.

Bob Barish
Senior Industrial
Hygienist DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(510) 286-7001

June 10, 2005
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
Room 2
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 5155, with regard to sensitizing substances.

Bob Barish
Senior Industrial
Hygienist DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(510) 286-7001

June 3, 2005
9:30a.m.
State Compensation
Insurance Fund, Room 410
2450 Venture Oaks
Sacramento, CA 95833
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Sections 1670 and 1710, with regard to the use of guardrails as anchorage for personal fall arrest systems.

Mike Manieri
Principal Safety Engineer
Occupational Safety and Health
Standards Board
(916) 274-5725

May 18, 2005
9:30a.m.
Harris State Building
Room 1
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 5155, with regard to Permissible Exposure Limits (PELs).

Bob Barish
Senior Industrial
Hygienist DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(510) 286-7001

April 22, 2005
9:30a.m.
Harris State Building
Room 1304, 13th Floor
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Article 105, with regard to occupational exposure to noise.

Bob Nakamura
Senior Industrial
Hygienist-DOSH
Research and Standards
Development Unit
(510) 286-7005

April 6, 2005
9:00 a.m.
State Compensation
Insurance Fund, Room 410
2450 Venture Oaks
Sacramento, CA 95833
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Sections 1620, 1626, and 1629, with regard to railings, stairways and roof access.

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

March 23, 2005
10:00 a.m.
State Compensation
Insurance Fund, Room 410
2450 Venture Oaks
Sacramento, CA 95833
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Section 1637(f), with regard to the securing of scaffold planks.

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

March 16, 2005
9:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
13th Floor, Room 1304
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider adding a new proposal section to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to Control of Airborne Infectious Diseases (non-traditional environments subcommittee).

Bob Nakamura
Senior Industrial
Hygienist-DOSH
Research and Standards
Development Unit
(510) 286-7005

January 19, 2005
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
2nd Floor, Room 11
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 5155, with regard to sensitizing substances.

Bob Barish
Senior Industrial
Hygienist DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(510) 286-7001

January 18, 2005
9:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
2nd Floor, Room 10
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider adding a new proposed section to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to Control of Airborne Infectious Diseases (Corrections, jails and law enforcement subcommittee).

Deborah Gold
(415) 703-5115 or
Bob Nakamura
(510) 286-7006
Senior Industrial
Hygienists-DOSH
Research and Standards
Development Unit

January 14, 2005
9:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
13th Floor, Training Room
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider adding a new proposed section to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, with regard to Control of Airborne Infectious Diseases (laboratory subcommittee).

Deborah Gold
(510) 286-7006 or
Bob Nakamura
(415) 703-5160
Senior Industrial
Hygienists-DOSH
Research and Standards
Development Unit

 

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

2004 Advisory committees