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Safety Matters

Hundreds Participate in OSHA Combustible Dust Meeting

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) held its first virtual stakeholder meeting June 28 to seek input about combustible dust workplace hazards. More than 400 people participated in the live event and more than 100 others have read the archived chat online since then.

During the one hour event, OSHA published 160 comments to the chat window and provided 58 responses. Go to the Combustible Dust Web Chat page to read the comments and responses. OSHA will monitor the site, provide additional information and pose follow-up questions when appropriate.  [Return to top]