Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health will meet on Feb. 21-22 in Washington

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has scheduled a meeting for the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST.  The Advisory Committee was established by the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act, also known as the Construction Safety Act, to advise on CSA-related policy matters and construction standards.

The meeting will feature remarks from Assistant Secretary for Occupational Safety and Health Doug Parker, updates on the construction industry from OSHA’s Directorate of Construction, a discussion on women in construction, reports from committee workgroups, and a public comment period. Three workgroups, focusing on Emerging Technology, Workzone, and Health in Construction, will meet on Feb. 21. Both the full committee and workgroup meetings are open to the public, with limited in-person attendance. 

To register for in-person attendance, contact Gretta Jameson at by Feb. 15. Submit comments and requests to speak at the Federal eRulemaking Portal, Docket Number OSHA-2024-0002, by Feb. 15. Be sure to include the docket number on all submissions. Details on how to attend online are included in the docket and are available on the ACCSH webpage. Read the Federal Register notice for submission details.

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