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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.

December 9, 2004
9:30 a.m.
Cal/OSHA Training Room
Suite 5
2211 Park Towne Circle
Sacramento, CA 95825
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8 Reform Project with regard to Subchapter 3. Agriculture. The proposed amendments to the organization and order of Chapter 4 are the result of the implementation of Reform Element #1 of the Title 8 Reform Project, to create a new subchapter consisting of standards for agricultural operations.

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

November 5, 2004
9:30 a.m.
Harris State Building
13th Floor
Training Room
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 5147, with regard to Control of Infectious Diseases.

Deborah Gold
(415) 703-5115 or
Bob Nakamura
(415) 703-5160
Senior Industrial
Hygienists-DOSH
Research and Standards
Development Unit

October 14, 2004
10:00 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 5155, with regard to Glutaraldehyde.

Steve Smith
Supervising Industrial
Hygienist - DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(916) 574-2996

October 13, 2004
and
October 14, 2004
9:00 a.m.
State Compensation Insurance Fund
Contract Services
Conference Room
2450 Venture Oaks Way, Ste 410
Sacramento, CA 95833

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Sections 5178, with regard to Grain Handling Facilities.

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

September 17, 2004
9:30 a.m.
Harris State Building
13th Floor
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Sections 5097, with regard to Hearing Conservation Program, Audiometric Testing.

Bob Nakamura
Senior Industrial Hygienists-DOSH
Research and Standards
Development Unit
(415) 703-5160

August 12, 2004
9:00 a.m.
State Government Center
California Department of
Transportaion Building
Conference Room 805, 8th Fl.
464 West 4th Street
San Bernardino, CA 92401

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Sections 3427, with regard to Tree Climbing and Access.

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

July 9, 2004
9:00 a.m.
DOSH Training Room
Suite 5
2211 Park Towne Circle
Sacramento, CA 95825

General Informational Meeting.
Concerning Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 3456 with regard to the Use of Hand Work to Weed, Thin and Hot Capping; not meant as a session to negotiate language.
Hand weeding language pdf, 32kb

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

June 23, 2004
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, Section 1541, with regard to Fall Protection Requirements for Excavations.

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

May 18, 2004
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
1st Floor Auditorium
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, California Occupational Safety and Health Regulations, Section 344.50 and Permanent Amusement Ride Safety Orders, Section 3195.1, with regard to a proposed penalty regulation-permanent amusement ride.

Len Welsh
Acting Chief
Division of Occupational
Safety and Health
(415) 703-5100

May 4, 2004
10:00 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 5155, with regard to Glutaraldehyde.

Steve Smith
Supervising Industrial Hygienist
DOSH
Research and Standards Health Unit
(916) 574-2996

March 30, 2004
9:30 a.m.
DOSH Training Room
Suite 5
2211 Park Towne Circle
Sacramento, CA 95825

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 5155, with regard to Acetone, Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds,2-Butoxyethanol, Epichlorohydrin, Methyl Methacrylate, Molybdenum-Soluble Compounds, Propylene Oxide, 1,3,5-Triglycidyl-s-Triazinetrione, Vinylidene Fluoride.

 

Steve Smith
Supervising Industrial Hygienist
DOSH
Research and Standards Health Unit
(916) 574-2996

March 18, 2004
9:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
Room 1304
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Petroleum & Drilling Production Safety Orders, Sections 6551, 6845 and 6857, with regard to Unfired Pressure Vessels, Boilers, and Fired Pressure Vessels and Pressure Relief Devices.

 

Don Cook
Principal Safety Engineer
DOSH
Pressure Vessel Unit
(510) 622-3050

March 12, 2004
10:00 a.m.
State Building
10th floor
455 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 5155, with regard to Exposure Limits for Quartz, 1-Bromopropane, Crotanaldehyde, 1,4 Dioxane, Glyoxol.

 

Bruce Wallace
Senior Industrial Hygienist
DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(415) 703-5165

March 3, 2004
and
March 4, 2004
9:30 a.m.
SCIF contract services
Conference room 410
2450 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 4968 with regard to Crane Warning Devices and to consider a new Section 5022.1 regarding Crane Test Weight Requirements.

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

 

March 3, 2004
10:00 a.m.
Squaw Valley Ski Corporation
Administrative Office
1901 Chamonix Place
Olympic Valley, CA 96146

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Passenger Tramway Safety Orders, Subchapter 6.1, with regard to adopting the latest ANSI B77.

James Meyer
Engineering Services Manager
DOSH
Engineering Services
(916) 263-7995

CANCELED
February 27, 2004
10:00 a.m.
SCIF contract services
Conference room 410
2450 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 3456 with regard to the Use of Hand Work to Weed, Thin and Hot Cap in Agricultural Operations.

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

CANCELED
February 25, 2004
9:30 a.m.
Harris State Building
13th floor
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Article 109, with regard to Hearing Conservation in Construction.

Robert Nakamura
Senior Industrial Hygienist
DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(415) 703-5160

February 10, 2004
10:00 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 5155, with regard to Glutaraldehyde.

Steve Smith
Supervising Industrial Hygienist
DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(916) 574-2996

January 22, 2004
10:00 a.m.
SCIF contract services
Conference room 410
2450 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833


To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Section 1602, with regard to Personal Floatation Devices when Working Over or Near Water.

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

January 22, 2004
9:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
Room 1304
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612


To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Petroleum & Drilling Production Safety Orders, Sections 6551, 6845 and 6857, with regard to Unfired Pressure Vessels, Boilers, and Fired Pressure Vessels and Pressure Relief Devices.

Don Cook
Senior Engineer - DOSH
Pressure Vessel Unit
(510) 622-3052

Sub-committee meeting
January 16, 2004
Location to be announced
To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 3456 with regard to the Use of Hand Work to Weed, Thin and Hot Cap in Agricultural Operations.

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

January 9, 2004
9:00 a.m.
State Building
10th floor
455 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 5155, with regard to Exposure Limits for Quartz, 1-Bromopropane, Crotanaldehyde, 1,4 Dioxane, Glyoxol.

Bruce Wallace
Senior Industrial Hygienist
DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(415) 703-5165

January 7, 2004
9:30 a.m.
SCIF contract services
2450 Venture Oaks Way
Conference room 410
Sacramento, CA 95833

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Section 1600-1601, with regard to Pile Driving.

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

     

 

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