OSHA is extending the public comment period on guidance for determining potential health hazards of chemicals

The United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is extending the comment period for OSHA’s draft Guidance on Data Evaluation for Weight of Evidence Determination to 2 May 2016. OSHA published draft guidance on 16 February 2016. The agency has received requests to extend the comment period to allow stakeholders more time to review this highly technical guidance and respond constructively to the questions that OSHA posed. For more information and to review the draft guidelines and provide comment, visit OSHA’s Guidance on Data Evaluation for Weight of Evidence Determination webpage at http://www.osha.gov/weightofevidence/index.html. Comments will be accepted until 2 May 2016. Comments may also be posted directly to www.regulations.gov using Docket OSHA-2016-004.

U.S OSHA, 9 March 2016 ;http://www.osha.gov ;