OSHA Schedules Maritime Advisory Committee Meeting
Wednesday, January 17, 2007
The Occupational Safety
and Health Administration (OSHA) is holding an open meeting of the Maritime
Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (MACOSH) in
Baltimore, Md., Wednesday and Thursday, Feb. 7-8.
The committee will meet from 8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the Severn II
and III rooms Feb. 7 and from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Chesapeake I
room Feb. 8 at the Sheraton Inner Harbor, 300 South Charles Street,
Baltimore, Md., 21202.
The 15-person committee advises the Assistant Secretary of Labor for
Occupational Safety and Health on issues relating to occupational safety
and health in the maritime industries.
Written comments and requests to make oral presentations may be
submitted to Vanessa Welch, Office of Maritime, U.S. Department of Labor,
Room N3622, 200 Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20210, no later
than Jan. 31. Presentation requests should specify the amount of time
desired, the capacity in which the person will appear, and a brief outline
of the presentation. Requests to speak may be granted by the Committee
Chairperson as time permits.
Individuals with disabilities wishing to attend the meeting should
contact Ms. Welch at 202-693-2086 no later than Jan. 31 to obtain
Notice of the MACOSH meeting is expected to appear in the Jan. 18, 2007