Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board
Safety and Health Codes Board Public Hearing and Board Meeting

Meeting Details
Date / Time 4/16/2009  10:00 am
Location State Corporation Commission
Tyler Building
1300 East Main Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219 
Board Website 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 4/9/2009   (4606k)
Minutes document pdf Meeting minutes 8/18/2009   (43k)       FINAL
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
There will be a Public Hearing on the Proposed Regulations for the (1) Administrative Regulations for the Virginia Occupational Safety and Health (VOSH) Program; and the (2) 16 VAC 25-73, Proposed Rule for Tree Trimming Operations. Immediately following the Public Hearing, there will be a Board meeting concerning the following regulatory matters: 1) Virginia Unique Regulation: a) Final Regulation -- 16 VAC 25-95 and 16 VAC 25-177, Medical Standards and First Aid Standards for General Industry and for the Construction Industry 2) Federal-Identical Regulations: a) Electrical Standard; Clarification; Corrections; b) Clarification of Employer Duty to Provide Personal Protective Equipment and Train Each Employee, Parts 1910 through 1926; and c) Longshoring and Marine Terminals; Vertical Tandem Lifts, Parts 1917 and 1918 3) Periodic Review of Existing Regulations
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters
This meeting is a public hearing to receive comment on the following proposed stage(s)
Regulation Applicable to Tree Trimming Operations
Administrative Regulations for the Virginia Occupational Safety and Health Program

Contact Information
Name / Title: Regina P. Cobb  / Agency Management Analyst Senior
Address: Powers-Taylor Bldg.
13 S. 13th St.
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-0610    FAX: (804)786-8418    TDD: (804)786-2376