Aerosol Transmissible Diseases Advisory Meetings
General Industry Safety Orders
Chapter 4, subchapter 7,
Section 5199 for aerosol transmissible diseases, and
Section 5199.1 for zoonotic pathogens
October 14, 2021
(see agenda for access instructions)
The Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) will convene an advisory committee to provide input to Cal/OSHA on a proposal for limited changes to Title 8 section 5199, Aerosol Transmissible Diseases. The changes are primarily to clarify requirements for COVID-19 and to include COVID-19 vaccinations. The committee will consist of persons from public and private employers covered by section 5199, trade associations, labor organizations that represent employees covered by section 5199, community groups, public agencies, and occupational and infectious disease experts. Members of the public who are not on the committee may observe the meeting and provide written comments at RS@dir.ca.gov no later than November 1, 2021. Please include in your comments the specific edits to section 5199 standard you are proposing.
- Discussion draft language of the proposed regulation
- Advisory committee roster
- Comments and Technical Documents:
- Meeting Video/Audio Stream
Stanislaus County Department of Agriculture and Weights & Measures
3800 Cornucopia Way
Zoonotic aerosol transmissible diseases advisory committee meeting regarding the application of section 5199.1 in agriculture and related operations.