DOL Seeking Nominations for National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Heal

Group advises the Secretaries of Labor and Health and Human Services on occupational safety issues.

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is requesting nominations for four membership vacancies on the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health. The 12-member group advises the Secretary of Labor and the Secretary of Health and Human Services on matters related to the administration of the Occupational Safety and Health Act.

The Occupational Safey and Health Administration (OSHA) is requesting nominations for several roles on the committee, including (1) public representative; (1) management representative; (1) labor representative, and (1) occupational safety professional representative. Committee members are appointed by the Secretary of Labor and generally serve two-year staggered terms, unless a member becomes unable to serve, resigns, ceases to be qualified to serve, or is removed by the Secretary.

Nominations can be made through the Federal eRulemaking Portal and are due by August 31st.