OSHA Releases Date for Combustible Dust Meetings

Jan. 27, 2010
OSHA has scheduled two informal meetings to solicit comments and suggestions on combustible dust hazards in the workplace.

The meetings will be held on Feb. 17 at 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Marriott Perimeter Center in Atlanta.

OSHA says it will use comments from the meetings to develop a proposed standard on combustible dust.

Stakeholders interested in participating must register online, by fax at 781-674-2906 (Attention: OSHA Combustible Dust Stakeholder Meeting Registration), or by mail to ERG Inc., 110 Hartwell Ave., Lexington, MA, 02421.

General inquires should be directed to David Wallis at OSHA’s Office of Engineering Safety. He can be reached at 202-693-2277.

Deadline for registration is Feb. 3.