OSHA advisory committee, work group on heat injury and illness to meet in September

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OSHA advisory committee, work group on heat injury and illness to meet in September
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OSHA advisory committee, work group on heat injury and illness to meet in September

Photo: appleuzr/iStockphoto Washington — The National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health has scheduled a virtual public meeting for Sept. 13, a day after its work group on heat injury and illness prevention is slated to convene. According to a notice published in the Aug. 10 Federal Register , the work group will meet virtually at 1 p.m. on Sept. 12. The tentative agenda for the NACOSH meeting – set for 10 a.m. – includes updates from NIOSH and OSHA’s Directorate of Standards and Guidance, along with discussions on: Safety and health management systems and establishing safety as a core value Special emphasis groups OSHA’s Whistleblower Protection Program A report from the work group The deadline to submit comments and requests to speak is Sept. 6. The 12-member committee advises, consults with and makes recommendations to the secretaries of labor and health and human services on matters relating […]

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