OSHA will hold the second of two meetings August 28th, 2017, in New Orleans, to continue the discussion on the future direction of the agency’s Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP). The discussion will include a review of the July 17th, 2017, meeting along with comments and suggestions from the public on potential avenues for action. The meeting will be held from 1-4 PM in Great Hall B of the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. To attend, register by August 23rd, 2017. OSHA adopted the VPP on July 2, 1982; the program emphasizes cooperative action among government, industry, and labor to address worker safety and health issues and expand worker protection.
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