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National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH): Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2021-11550
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-06-04
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH) will meet June 22, 2021, by teleconference and WebEx.
Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory Program Regulation; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-11369
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-28
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA requests comments concerning the proposed extension of the information collection requirements specified by the Program Regulation for Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratories (the Regulation). The Regulation specifies procedures that organizations must follow to apply for, and to maintain, OSHA's recognition to test and certify equipment, products, or material for safe use in the workplace.
Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH)
Document Number: 2021-11291
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-28
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
On May 11, 2021, the Secretary selected 15 members to serve on the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH).
UL LLC: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
Document Number: 2021-10872
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-24
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to expand the scope of recognition for UL LLC as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL). Additionally, OSHA announces the final decision to add eight test standards to the NRTL Program's list of appropriate test standards.
SGS North America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
Document Number: 2021-10868
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-24
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to expand the scope of recognition for SGS North America, Inc., as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL). Additionally, OSHA announces the addition of five test standards to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards.
Preparations for the 40th Session of the UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (UNSCEGHS)
Document Number: 2021-10636
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-20
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
This notice is to advise interested persons that OSHA will conduct a virtual public meeting in advance of certain international meetings. The first meeting will be held in advance of the official 40th session of the United Nations Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (UNSCEGHS) to be held as a hybrid (in-person and virtual) meeting July 5-7, 2021, in Geneva, Switzerland. OSHA, along with the U.S. Interagency Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) Coordinating Group, plans to consider the comments and information gathered at this public meeting when developing the U.S. Government positions for the UNSCEGHS meeting.
Walking-Working Surfaces
Document Number: 2021-10561
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-05-20
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA is proposing changes to the Walking-Working Surfaces standards to clarify which handrail and stair rail system requirements apply to new stair rail systems.
Hazard Communication Standard
Document Number: 2021-10523
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-05-20
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA is scheduling an informal public hearing on its proposed rule ``Hazard Communication Standard.'' The public hearing will begin September 21, 2021 at 10:00 a.m., Eastern Time (ET). The proposed rule was published in the Federal Register on February 16, 2021. The initial public comment period was to end April 19, 2021, but was extended to May 19, 2021, in response to requests from the public.
TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-10524
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-19
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to expand the scope of recognition for TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc., as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
CSA Group Testing & Certification Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
Document Number: 2021-10522
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-19
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to expand the scope of recognition for CSA Group Testing & Certification Inc., as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL). Additionally, OSHA announces the final decision to add four new test standards to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate test standards.
Electrical Standards for Construction and General Industry; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of the Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-10089
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-13
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the request for an extension of the information collection requirements contained in the Electrical Standards for Construction and for General Industry. The Standards address safety procedures for installation and maintenance of electric utilization equipment that prevent death and serious injuries among construction and general industry workers in the workplace caused by electrical hazards.
CSA Group Testing & Certification Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-09950
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-11
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to expand the scope of recognition for CSA Group Testing & Certification Inc. for expansion of recognition as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
FM Approvals LLC: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
Document Number: 2021-09800
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-10
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to expand the scope of recognition for FM Approvals LLC for expansion of recognition as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL). Additionally, OSHA announces the final decision to modify the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards to include one additional test standard.
Telecommunications Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-09335
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-04
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements specified in the Telecommunications Standard.
Vertical Tandem Lifts (VTLs) for Marine Terminals; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-09207
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-03
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements specified in the Vertical Tandem Lifts (VTLs) Standard.
Vehicle-Mounted Elevating and Rotation Work Platforms (Aerial Lifts) Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-09206
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-05-03
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements specified in the Vehicle-Mounted Elevating and Rotation Work Platforms (Aerial Lifts) Standard.
Methylene Chloride Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-08931
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-29
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements specified in the Methylene Chloride Standard.
STP Nuclear Operating Company; Grant of Permanent Variance
Document Number: 2021-08812
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-28
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA grants a permanent variance to South Texas Project Nuclear Operating Company (STP Nuclear) from the OSHA standard that requires the isolation of permit-required confined spaces.
Shipyard Employment Standards; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-08777
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-27
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend OMB approval of the information collection requirements contained in the Shipyard Employment Standards. The purpose of the collection of information (paperwork) provisions of the Standards is to reduce workers' risk of death or serious injury by ensuring that equipment has been tested and is in safe operating condition.
Cotton Dust Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-08724
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-27
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements specified in the Cotton Dust Standard.
Slings Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-08723
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-27
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements specified in Slings Standard. The collection of information (paperwork) provisions of the Standard specify affixing identification tags or markings to slings, developing and maintaining inspection records, and retaining proof-testing certificates.
Bloodborne Pathogens Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-08722
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-27
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published a document in the Federal Register on April 15, 2021, soliciting public comments concerning the proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements specified in the Bloodborne Pathogens Standard. The document contained an incorrect docket number. This notice corrects the docket number.
Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-08340
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-22
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to expand the scope of recognition of Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services, Inc. (BVCPS) as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
MET Laboratories, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
Document Number: 2021-08338
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-22
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to expand the scope of recognition for MET Laboratories, Inc., as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL). Additionally, OSHA announces the final decision to add two new test standards to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards.
MET Laboratories, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-08337
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-22
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the application of MET Laboratories, Inc., for expansion of the recognition as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) and presents the agency's preliminary finding to grant the application.
Bloodborne Pathogens Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-07695
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-15
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements contained in the Bloodborne Pathogens Standard.
Hazard Communication Standard
Document Number: 2021-07408
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-04-12
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The period for submitting public comments is being extended by 30 days to allow stakeholders interested in the proposed rule additional time to review the proposed rule and collect information and data necessary for comment.
IAPMO Ventures, LLC dba IAPMO EGS: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-07406
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-12
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision on the application of IAPMO Ventures, LLC dba IAPMO EGS for expansion of its scope of recognition as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
Respiratory Protection Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-07295
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-09
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend OMB approval of the information collection requirements specified by the Respiratory Protection Standard.
Whistleblower Stakeholder Meeting
Document Number: 2021-07213
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-08
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is announcing a public meeting to solicit comments and suggestions from stakeholders on issues facing the agency in the administration of the whistleblower laws it enforces.
Servicing Multi-Piece and Single Piece Rim Wheels; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-06797
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-02
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements specified in the Standard on Servicing Multi-Piece and Single Piece Rim Wheels. The paperwork provisions of the Standard includes a requirement that the manufacturer or a Registered Professional Engineer certify that repaired restraining devices and barriers meet the strength requirements specified in the Standard and a requirement that defective wheels and wheel components be marked or tagged.
The Vinyl Chloride Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2021-06796
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-02
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning the proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements specified in the Vinyl Chloride Standard.
SolarPTL, LLC: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-06386
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-29
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to SolarPTL, LLC (PTL) as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
TUV SUD America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-06038
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-24
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to expand the scope of recognition for TUV SUD America, Inc. (TUVAM) as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-06037
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-24
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to expand the scope of recognition for TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc., as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
Rules of Practice and Procedure Concerning Filing and Service and Amended Rules Concerning Filing and Service
Document Number: 2021-05405
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-03-17
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division, Employment Standards Administration, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Office of Labor-Management Standards, Office of Workers' Compensation Programs, Office of the Secretary of Labor
The Department of Labor is withdrawing the proposed rule that accompanied its direct final rule (DFR) that requires electronic filing (e-filing) and makes acceptance of electronic service (e-service) automatic for attorneys and non-attorney representatives representing parties in proceedings before the Administrative Review Board (Board), unless the Board authorizes non-electronic filing and service for good cause; establishes a new part containing rules of practice and procedure for the Board; and amends existing regulations concerning filing and service that apply where a governing statute or executive order does not establish contrary rules of filing and service.
TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-05266
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-15
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the application of TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc., for expansion of the scope of recognition as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) and presents the agency's preliminary finding to grant the application.
National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH); Request for Nominations
Document Number: 2021-04942
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-10
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA invites interested persons to submit nominations for membership on the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH).
Nemko North America, Inc.: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04561
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to Nemko North America, Inc. as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc.: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04560
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc. as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
IAPMO Ventures, LLC dba IAPMO EGS: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04559
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to IAPMO Ventures, LLC dba IAPMO EGS as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services, Inc.: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04558
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services, Inc. as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
MET Laboratories, Inc.: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04557
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to MET Laboratories, Inc. as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
CSA Group Testing & Certification Inc.: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04556
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to CSA Group Testing & Certification Inc. as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
FM Approvals LLC: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04555
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to FM Approvals LLC as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
TÜV SÜD America, Inc.: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04551
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to T[Uuml]V S[Uuml]D America, Inc. as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
Southwest Research Institute: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04550
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to Southwest Research Institute as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
SGS North America, Inc.: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04549
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to SGS North America, Inc. as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
QAI Laboratories Ltd.: Grant of Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04548
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to QAI Laboratories Ltd. as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).
NSF International: Request for Renewal of Recognition
Document Number: 2021-04547
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-05
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In this notice, OSHA announces the final decision to grant renewal of recognition to NSF International as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).