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DOL - 15208 - National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics - Agency Authority
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameNational Advisory Committee on ErgonomicsAgency NameDepartment of Labor
Fiscal Year2005Committee Number15208
Original Establishment Date Committee StatusTerminated
Actual Termination Date11/27/2004Committee URLhttp://www.osha.gov/SLTC/ergonomics/nat_advis_c...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYYesMax Number of Members*Unlimited
Current Charter Date1/10/2003Designated Fed Officer Position Title*DFO
Date Of Renewal Charter1/10/2005Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date1/10/2005Designated Federal Officer First Name*MaryAnn
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Garrahan
Establishment Authority*Agency AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Designated Federal Officer Phone*202-693-2144
Effective Date Of Authority* Designated Federal Officer Fax*202-693-1689
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary Cmte Designated Federal Officer Email*garrahan-maryann@osha.gov
Committee Type*Ad hoc
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Other Committee
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Terminate
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNo
Legislation Status 
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*To initiate a comprehensive approach for reducing ergonomics-related injuries and illnesses in the workplace. The Secretary intends to seek advice from the Committee in the following areas: 1) information rlated to various industry or task-specific guidelines, (2) identification of gaps in the existing research base related to applying ergonomic principles to the workplace; (3) current and projected research needs and efforts; (4) methods of providing outreach and assistance that will communicate the value of ergonomics to employers and employees and (5) ways to increase communication among stakeholders on the issue of ergonomics. The Committee is responsible for advising the Secretary on ergonomic guidelines, research, and outreach and assistance. The Committee will be expected to report periodically to the Secretary on its findings and recommendations.
How is membership balanced?*The Committee is fairly balanced in terms of the points of view represented and the functions to be be performed.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Estimated Number of Meetings per Year - 3
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*This approach will be useful in reducing ergonomics-related injuries and illnesses in the workplace. There is no other source available to provide this information.
Why close or partially close meetings?
Recommendation Remarks
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentNoAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchYesAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionNoAction CommentNA
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNANumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNAGrants Review CommentNA
Number Of Recommendations*17Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*No
Number Of Recommendations CommentNAAccess Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*60.00%Access Committee WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentNAAccess GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*40.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentNAAccess OtherYes
Agency Feedback*Not ApplicableAccess CommentOSHA Docket online at http://dockets.osha.gov/ or call 202-693-2350.
Agency Feedback Comment*NANarrative Description*NACE advices the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health on issues related to reducing ergonomic-related injuries in the workplace through guidelines, research, and outreach and assistance.
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COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Members*$0.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$11,500.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00
Payments to Consultants*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$12,409.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$0.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$354.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$0.00
Total Costs$24,263.00Est. Total Next FY*$0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.10Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.00
Cost RemarksEst Cost Remarks
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Interest Areas

No interest areas selected for this committee.
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MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-014912National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics2004
 COM-015515National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics2003