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U.S. DOL Appoints Members to OSHA Construction Safety Advisory Committee

U.S. DOL Appoints Members to OSHA Construction Safety Advisory Committee

The U.S Department of Labor (DOL) has announced the membership roster for OSHA’s Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health. A federal safety panel focused on the construction industry is back in business after a two-year hiatus.  The Committee is charged with considering new or revised construction regulations before the Occupational Safety and Health Administration moves forward with them. On July 17th and 18th, the Committee will have its first meeting in over two years.   

The Members of the Committee are:

Representing Industry

Kevin Cannon, as chairman, Associated General Contractors of America;
Fravel Combs, M.A. Mortenson Co.;
Cindy DePrater, Turner Construction Co.;
Greg Sizemore, Associated Builders and Contractors; and
Wesley L. Wheeler, National Electrical Contractors Association.

Representing Labor

Palmer L. Hickman, Electrical Training Alliance;
Randall A. Krocka, Sheet Metal Occupational Health Institute Trust;
Mark S. Mullins, Elevator Industry Work Preservation Fund;
Richard Tessier, United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers, and Allied Workers; and
Christina Trahan Cain, North America’s Building Trades Unions.

Representing Safety Professionals

Christopher Fought, General Motors LLC, and
Ronald Sokol, Safety Council of Texas City.

Representative State Plan Jurisdictions

Christopher Mabry, North Carolina Department of Labor
Charles Stribling, Kentucky Labor Cabinet Department of Workplace Standards.