OSH Standards Board
The Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Standards Board is a thirteen (13) member body chaired by the Secretary of the Labor Cabinet. The remaining twelve (12) members are appointed by the Governor to equally represent labor, the safety and health profession, management, and agriculture. Meeting at least once each year, the Board is empowered to adopt, amend, or revoke OSH standards. Notices of all meetings are advertised in newspapers throughout the state and are open to the public.

Upcoming Meetings
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Recent Meetings
5/5/2015 Agenda The Board met Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at 1:30 p.m. EDST in the Breathitt Room at the Galt House, 140 North 4th Street, Louisville. The Board considered amendments related to:

  • The September 26, 2014 final rule revising the deadline for crane operator certification;
  • The July 1, 2014 correcting amendments to the vehicle mounted platforms and logging operations standards;
  • The September 24, 2014 amendments correcting the text of the April 11, 2014 final rule for the electric power generation, transmission, and distribution standard; and
  • Amendment to 803 KAR 2:250 clarifying the application of the regulation.

The Board was informed of the amendment to 803 KAR 2:180 resulting from OSHA’s September 18, 2014 final rule.
Previous Meetings
5/6/2014 Agenda Minutes
5/7/2013 Agenda Minutes
5/8/2012 Agenda Minutes
5/10/2011 Agenda Minutes
8/24/2010 Agenda Minutes
5/4/2010 Agenda Minutes
5/5/2009 Agenda Minutes
5/6/2008 Agenda Minutes
5/8/2007 Agenda Minutes
5/9/2006 Agenda Minutes
8/18/2005 Agenda Minutes
5/10/2005 Agenda Minutes
5/4/2004 Agenda Minutes
OSH Standards Board Members
Secretary Larry L. Roberts
Industry Representatives
Howard "Butch" Collins
Neil H. McElroy
Van Mitchell
Labor Representatives
Donna S. Haynes
Ron L. Lynch
Steven M. Stone
Safety & Health Representatives
David Thomas Hart
Barry K. Holder
Donna M. Ringo
Agriculture Representatives
Michelle Barnett
Randy K. Chrisman
Shea S. Lowe
Applicable Laws & Regulations
803 KAR 2:010: Board procedures
KRS 338.051: Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board -- Membership -- Terms -- Chairman -- Meetings -- Quorum -- Regulations -- Compensation.