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Event Name: Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health Meeting
Description: OSHA will hold a meeting of the Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health in Washington, D.C. The MACOSH agenda will include discussions on surface preparation and preservation in shipyards, shipboard refrigeration systems, pedestal crane safety on commercial fishing vessels, preventing chassis drivers from jostling in the cab in marine terminals, the accuracy of declared container weights, baggage handling in cruise terminal operations, review of the 2010 International Maritime Organization annex, "Guidance on Providing Safe Working Conditions for Securing of Containers on Deck," and log handling safety. MACOSH was established to advise the secretary of labor through the assistant secretary of labor for occupational safety and health on workplace safety and health issues in the maritime industries. MACOSH meetings are open to the public.
Date: Aug 19 to
Aug 20, 2014
Time: 9:00 to 5:00
Location: U.S. Department of Labor
200 Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20210
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Secretary's Event: No
Agency: OSHA